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BCCA Affirms Solicitor-Client Privilege as “nearly absolute”

Posted in Civil Litigation, Civil Procedure

In the recent decision in Soprema Inc. v. Wolrige Mahon LLP, 2016 BCCA 471, the British Columbia Court of Appeal confirmed the status of solicitor-client privilege as “nearly absolute” and clarified the test for determining whether a party has impliedly waived of solicitor-client privilege by making its state of mind a material issue in an… Continue Reading