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XYZ judgment “final nail in the coffin” for internal investigation privilege claims

By Waithera Junghae

02 May 2018

XYZ judgment “final nail in the coffin” for internal investigation privilege claims  UK Serious Fraud Office istockphoto.com/whitemay

UK lawyers have said that a recent high court ruling that is largely seen as a victory for individual defendants further erodes claims of privilege tied to internal investigations.