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Submission to the Australian Law Reform Commission on Client legal privilege and Federal investigatory bodies. AICD considers that client legal privilege is a public good and that there is no clear evidence supporting the abrogation of the privilege.
Client Legal Privilege
AICD is supportive of legislation that clarifies how and when government agencies can use coercive information-gathering powers. We support the Council’s view that such powers must be used effectively, efficiently and in a manner consistent with administrative law principles. Consistency in the exer...