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Examining the Attorney-Client Privilege

Posted on: January 20, 2022 by Huntersure LLC.

Attorney-client privilege is one of the most important concepts in law. It protects a legal representative and their client alike from the harm that could be done if others were privy to private communications. Though it’s an important concept, it remains widely misunderstood, and many clients wonder what qualifies as attorney-client privilege? Attorney-client privilege simply […] Read More

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How Law Firms can Thrive During the Busy Season

Posted on: January 13, 2022 by Huntersure LLC.

As a legal insurance agent, you may have wondered, do law firms have a busy season? If you’ve already started working with Lawyer professional liability clients at various law firms, you may have realized that the answer is a resounding yes. Most law firms experience significant busy seasons filled with long hours, a rush of […] Read More

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Common Exposures Faced by Consultants

Posted on: January 6, 2022 by Huntersure LLC.

When a company seeks solutions, sometimes it’s best to outsource the work. Consultants offer valuable insights that come from an outsider perspective and provide expert opinions. These services can provide innovative solutions to problems and allow companies to receive flexible assistance that’s scalable to the scope of a project. It’s important to note that many […] Read More

Posted in: Consultants

Exploring a Lawyers’ Duty of Confidentiality

Posted on: December 30, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

Attorney-client privilege is a commonly quoted idea. It’s referenced in legal dramas, crime shows, and podcasts — but what exactly do lawyer confidentiality rules entail? The answer to this question is more complex than the surface-level treatment often offered in media. An attorney’s duty of confidentiality is an important aspect of lawyer professional liability, and […] Read More

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What Does a Product Design Firm Do?

Posted on: December 16, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

You cannot exist in the modern world without interacting with countless products that have been conceptualized, designed, and sold. Indeed, nearly every aspect of the material environment consists of products that have been made by a product design firm. Even though we are familiar with the end results of this process, though, it’s often unclear […] Read More

Posted in: Product Design Liability

Update on COVID Class-Action Lawsuits

Posted on: December 9, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

It’s estimated that as many as 200,000 U.S. businesses closed in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic. As Americans quarantined and the virus spread, many businesses lacked the resources and revenue to stay afloat amidst the worldwide disaster. Those that did remain open might be considered lucky, but operating a business in the COVID-19 […] Read More

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How Can Lawyers Manage a Client They Believe is Guilty?

Posted on: November 25, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

Nearly 80,000 people each year find themselves facing federal criminal charges. Most of these defendants will hire a lawyer to represent them, negotiate plea bargains, and aim for an acquittal. Inevitably, though, some of these defendants have committed the crime that they are charged with. In such cases, how can a lawyer manage a client that they […] Read More

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How Can Lawyers Navigate a Client Who Committed Perjury?

Posted on: November 18, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

Every attorney wants to see their client succeed, but this success should never come at the expense of honesty. Unfortunately, though, clients cannot always be trusted to tell the truth. What happens if a client commits perjury, and how can lawyers minimize their liability in such a scenario? Investing in insurance can mitigate lawyer professional […] Read More

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Can Architects be Held Responsible for Construction Mistakes?

Posted on: November 4, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

Architects wear many hats, often being called upon to offer a range of additional services beyond simply designing a new construction project. In fact, architects have unique, professional skillsets that qualify them to conduct evaluations and observations throughout the construction process. These professional assessments can inform the project owner if the construction is following the […] Read More

Posted in: Architects/ Engineers

Mistakes Novice Attorneys Make (And How to Avoid Them)

Posted on: October 28, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

When new attorneys are starting work at a firm or hanging their own shingle, the early days may be treacherous. Attorneys have to balance an extremely demanding workload, and managing all of the logistics can be challenging for novices. Your clients who are new to the legal profession in addition to well-established clients who are […] Read More

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