Evidence keyed to Mueller
James Julian, Inc. v. Raytheon Co
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James Julian, Inc., Plaintiff, sought injunctive relief against the Raytheon Co., Defendant, to have certain documents returned to Plaintiff. The documents were provided to Defendant during discovery with a court order that said privilege claims would not be waived. At issue is a binder with materials prepared by attorneys for the Plaintiff for review in preparation for depositions. It is clear that the arrangement of the documents in the binder did constitute work product protection.
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