413 Protected items
413 Protected items

(1)     A person may not be required under this Act to produce, disclose or permit the inspection of protected items.

(2)     “Protected items” means—

(a)     communications between a professional legal adviser and his client or any person representing his client which fall within subsection (3);

(b)     communications between a professional legal adviser, his client or any person representing his client and any other person which fall within subsection (3) (as a result of paragraph (b) of that subsection);

(c)     items which—

(i)     are enclosed with, or referred to in, such communications;

(ii)     fall within subsection (3); and

(iii)     are in the possession of a person entitled to possession of them.

(3)     A communication or item falls within this subsection if it is made—