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Category-Subcategory: Legal-Privilege
Category Description: Information related to proceedings in judicial or quasi-judicial settings.
Subcategory Description: Per 12 USC 78x: The term "privilege" includes any work-product privilege, attorney-client privilege, governmental privilege, or other privilege recognized under Federal, State, or foreign law.
Per 502(g):
(1) "attorney-client privilege" means the protection that applicable law provides for confidential attorney-client communications; and
(2) "work-product protection" means the protection that applicable law provides for tangible material (or its intangible equivalent) prepared in anticipation of litigation or for trial.

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Authority links are updated based on regular re-publication of the United States Code and Code of Federal Regulations.

Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority Sanctions
10 CFR 2.347(b)
16 CFR 1025.31(c)(3)
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 26(b)(3) Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 37
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 26(b)(5) Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 37
Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure 16(a)(2)
28 CFR 16.23
76 Federal Register 34986

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