attorney¨Cclient privilege

attorney¨Cclient privilege

The client’s right to refuse to disclose and to prevent any other person from disclosing confidential communications between the client and the attorney.

¡ª Also termed lawyer¨Cclient privilege; client’s privilege. [Cases: Witnesses 197. C.J.S. Witnesses ¡ì¡ì 316¨C340.]


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