Legal advice privilege: a force to be reckoned with

15 November 2019

The Court of Appeal cements the enduring status of legal advice privilege and provides guidance on the questions to be asked when determining whether legal advice privilege can be waived.

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FRC v Sports Direct – the latest update of legal privilege

3 October 2018

Following the recent Court of Appeal decision in SFO v ERNC, a further landmark decision as to the scope of privilege has been made by the High Court in The Financial Reporting Council Limited v Sports Direct.

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Internal investigation documents – should you hand them over?

19 September 2018

Affirming the scope of professional privilege, the Court of Appeal has confirmed that certain documents generated in internal investigations carried out prior to court proceedings are protected by litigation privilege.

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