- Court of Appeal confirms dominant purpose test applies to legal advice privilege (R on the application of Jet2.com Ltd v Civil Aviation Authority (Law Society of England and Wales intervening))
- What are the practical implications of this case?
- What was the background?
- What did the Court of Appeal decide?
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Dispute Resolution analysis: Following an exhaustive examination of the authorities, the Court of Appeal confirmed that the dominant purpose test applies to legal advice privilege, and set out how best to approach multi-addressee communications between lawyers and non-lawyers. Written by Barry Smith, associate, at Scarmans.
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