CPLR 4503(a) states that a privilege exists for confidential communications
made between attorney and client in the course of professional employment, and CPLR 3101 (b) vests privileged matter with absolute immunity" (Spectrum Sys.
Of course, the possible consequences of secretly recording a confidential communication
do not stop there.
The spousal incapacity and confidential communication
can be disclosed only to protect life, prevent bodily harm, or investigate or prosecute serious crimes, or in proceedings where the client has first presented evidence involving confidential communication
Many employers require as a condition of employment, a signed statement by each employee acknowledging that the telephone calls made at work are not considered confidential communications
Privilege is a legal barrier that precludes certain confidential communications
from disclosure in legal proceedings.
Simply stated, this privilege protects confidential communication
between an individual and a lawyer.
As for your third question, I do not know of any case of willful or intentional leaking of confidential FOMC information to the press or the public, although I am aware that there has been confidential communication
with appropriate senior administration officials.
4) An ombudsperson should maintain confidentiality even if his/her client has revealed the same confidential communication
to a third party who is not bound to keep that information confidential.
Mark Proctor CEO of BRC Global Standards said “We are launching this service to open a confidential communication
channel between individuals who work in the retail supply chain and the BRC to allow them to inform us if they should experience wrongdoing at a BRC certificated site.
I am extremely angry that this confidential communication
has been made public.
The judge said: "It is essential people, in whatever walks of life, and, of course, those running important businesses, should know that the integrity of their confidential communication
should be respected
Third, the presence of third parties at the time of the confidential communication
will destroy the privilege, but not always.
Finally, the client should be informed that if the CPA receives direction from the client to assert the Confidentiality Privilege on the client's behalf, the client will hold the CPA harmless and indemnify him for any attorney's fees and other costs and expenses (including penalties) incurred by the CPA in defending the confidential communication
It is a matter of regret that the issue has been politicized in Nepal and confidential communication
from the Embassy has been publicized.