The potential pitfalls of email: Recent lessons for corporate directors
In today's virtual landscape, digital communications like email make it easier for boards to stay connected - but at what cost? Recent cases in the Delaware Courts have demonstrated the dangers of using email for board communications, threatening both security and attorney-client privilege.
In this episode, Katherine Henderson, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, details recent rulings from the Delaware Court of Chancery around the board's use of email:
- What are key takeaways from the recent court rulings?
- How does both personal email and corporate email come into play for board members?
- What recommendations does Henderson have for boards, general counsel and corporate secretaries?