Wednesday, June 3, 2009
Following up on yesterday's post, Today's En Banc 1st Circuit Oral Argument in Textron Tax Accrual Work Papers Case: in today's National Law Journal: 1st Cir. Grills Both Sides in Hearing Over Protected Status of Tax Accrual Work Papers:
At an en banc hearing, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit picked apart arguments by government and Textron Inc. lawyers in a contentious case about whether the work-product privilege protects companies' so-called tax accrual work papers. It was not clear from the questioning how the court will rule.