Textron, Inc. Petitions Supreme Court to Review the First Circuit’s Evisceration of the Work Product Privilege

 
Practical U.S./Domestic Tax Strategies
December 2009

Douglas S. Stransky wrote an article entitled "Textron, Inc. Petitions Supreme Court to Review the First Circuit’s Evisceration of the Work Product Privilege," published in the December 2009 issue of Practical U.S./Domestic Tax Strategies. This article analyzes the petition for a writ of certiorari filed by Textron, Inc. seeking review of a decision of the Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, which held, en banc, that Textron’s tax accrual workpapers are not protected by the work product privilege.