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Email & Attachments.

Postby smuge » Mon Apr 20, 2015 4:22 pm

Could the intended addressee publish without fear from the law? I'm guessing not but all knowledgeable opinions are most welcome. :D

This email and any attachments are confidential, and may be legally privileged, and are intended for the addressee only. If you are not the named recipient, you must not use, disclose, reproduce, copy or distribute the contents of this communication..
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Re: Email & Attachments.

Postby atticus » Mon Apr 20, 2015 6:37 pm

That rather depends on the attachment and the circumstances in which it was sent to you.
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Re: Email & Attachments.

Postby dls » Mon Apr 20, 2015 9:18 pm

It (or some form of it) is routinely attached to emails from lawyers.

As Atti says, there are a thousand different circumstances which can apply.

If, for example, the material is content from a child case, you might easily be up for contempt. On the other hand, if he/she is booking a squash court, the consequences might differ.

You must also ask to whom the privilege belongs.
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