Baker Botts LLP's Ideas blog has a feature on a rather odd ruling from the English High Court:
Lawyers must be wary of any communication with jurors in cases the lawyers are litigating. It is universally recognized that such contact is forbidden as it could sway or influence a juror’s decision-making, even unconsciously. But how attenuated can such contact be and still be considered to f
In a recent Chancery Court case, Peco Logistics, LLC v. Walnut Investment Partners, L.P. and Walnut Private Equity Fund, L.P. (C.A. No.