Ten years ago, it would have been no more than the stuff of law firm gossip. But in the age of e-mail, blogs and text messaging, the story of a messy affair between a Miami corporate attorney and a married mother of four has spiraled into a much bigger headache for the century-old law firm White & Case. First came mass e-mails from the woman's husband detailing liaisons between his wife and an associate in the firm's Miami office. Then the lurid e-mails landed on a popular legal blog for all to see.
White and Case's Hands-Off Approach to Scandal Has PR Tongues Wagging
Daily Business Review
June 23, 2009