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Estates Law and Privacy Law: An Incomplete Intersection (Part II)

This is the second entry in a three-part blog series about the current state of estates law vis-à-vis privacy law. Part I focused on the relevant federal and provincial privacy legislation. Part II will examine significant court decisions relating to this area. Part III will look at solutions for lawyers…

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Estates do not have Lawyers

When a solicitor is advising on estate administration, who does the solicitor and client privilege belong to?

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Common Interest Privilege

Can parties who are on the same side protect privileged communications which are shared among their respective lawyers?

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