Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The John Marshall Law School
Thursday, October 1, 2009
Former Toyota in house counsel turned whistleblower referred to disciplinary authorities for disclosing information
Here is another update on the continuing saga of the former in-house counsel for Toyota that claimed the company destroyed evidence in rollover cases: a judge has referred the lawyer to the State Bar of California for possibly violating the rules of professional conduct by disclosing confidential attorney-client information. For this aspect of the story go here.