Georgina Squire advises litigators on the potential pitfalls involved in protecting privileged documents
There is always a delicate balance for any litigator between complying with standard disclosure obligations under the Civil Procedure Rules and maintaining privilege over sensitive documents that clients do not want in the public domain.
While the main categories
of legal advice and litigation privilege remain at the forefront of a litigator's mind when preparing for disclosure, recent case law has added further factors that all litigators must consider even before proceedings are issued in order
to protect privileged docu...