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DOJ loses privilege battle with former CEO

By Clara Hudson

03 January 2020

DOJ loses privilege battle with former CEO Brooklyn federal courthouse (Credit: Beyond My Ken on Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 4.0))

A Brooklyn federal judge rejected prosecutors' claims that an ex-CEO accused of bribery waived privilege by making a careless disclosure to her former employer’s investigators.