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PRIVILEGE: Disreputable disclosure

03 April 2015  

Geraldine Elliott and Sarah Bishop consider the iniquity exception with respect to the disclosure of privileged documents

In the case of London Borough of Brent v Kane [2014], the court considered an application for the disclosure of legal advice that was alleged to have been given for an iniquitous purpose, such that the benefit of any privilege that might otherwise have attached to the document was lost.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    London Borough of Brent v Kane & ors [2014] EWHC 4564 (Ch)