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the state of being secret

discretion in keeping secret information

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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.
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.
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