Getting the Deal Through: Legal Privilege & Professional Secrecy 2019
Getting the Deal Through: Legal Privilege & Professional Secrecy 2019

The following In House Advisor guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Getting the Deal Through: Legal Privilege & Professional Secrecy 2019
  • Jurisdictions covered
  • Questions

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Jurisdictions covered

The following jurisdictions are covered in this report:

Argentina; Brazil; England & Wales; France; India; Japan; Netherlands; Portugal; Russia; Spain; Switzerland; Ukraine; United States

Questions

The set of questions relating to the topic of Legal Privilege & Professional Secrecy 2019 and answered by the guide for each jurisdiction covered include:

  1. Identify and describe your jurisdiction’s laws, regulations, professional rules and doctrines that protect communications between an attorney and a client from disclosure.

  2. Describe any relevant differences in your jurisdiction between the status of private practitioners and in-house counsel, in terms of protections for attorney-client communications.

  3. Identify and describe your jurisdiction’s laws, regulations, professional rules and doctrines that provide protection from disclosure of tangible material created in anticipation of litigation.

  4. Identify and summarise recent landmark decisions involving attorney-client communications and work product.

  5. Describe the elements necessary to confer protection over attorney-client communic