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Supreme Court confirms that legal advice privilege does not apply to communications with non-lawyers

Supreme Court confirms that legal advice privilege does not apply to communications with non-lawyers

The Supreme Court this week handed down judgment in the case of R (on the application of Prudential plc and another) v Special Commissioner of Income Tax and another,[1] confirming that legal advice privilege does not extend to legal advice given by non‑lawyers, such as accountants.

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[1]  [2013] UKSC 1

 

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