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Navigating Solicitor-Client Privilege and Litigation Privilege

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 | 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Program Chairs:

Kent Thomson, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
Cheryl M. Woodin, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Program Description:

Leading practitioners and judges discuss strategic considerations, best practices and practical advice on these important rules of evidence.

Topics Include:

  • Waiver of privilege (intentional waiver, inadvertent waiver, limits of privilege, and waiver protection agreements)
  • Practical privilege issues - intersection between criminal and civil law
  • Navigating ethical issues
  • Common interest or joint defence privilege
  • Privilege concerning interaction with experts and other third parties
  • Privilege in internal investigations
  • Asserting privilege and addressing objections

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