Paradise Lost: Tips for Maintaining Privilege Post-Glencore

    View Author September 2019

    In our recent publication, “Paradise Lost: Glencore, Legal Professional Privilege and Disclosure”, we discussed the recent High Court of Australia decision in Glencore International AG v Commissioner of Taxation. The decision concerned an action by Glencore to restrain the ATO from using privileged papers that were leaked to the public as part of the “Paradise Papers” affair.

    This update builds upon the previous publication by recapping legal professional privilege, and providing some useful tips for dealing with privileged information.