CUI Category: Legal Privilege
|Category 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.|
|Banner Format and Marking Notes:||
CUI//Category Marking//Limited Dissemination Control
Notes for Safeguarding, Dissemination and Sanction Authorities:
- Whether CUI is Basic or Specified is determined by the applicable Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority for that CUI.
- Each "Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority" citation links to the statute, regulation or government-wide policy authorizing the control of that information as CUI.
- Each "Sanctions" authority links to the statute, regulation or government-wide policy that includes penalties for CUI misuse of CUI for the associated "Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority" on the same line.
|Safeguarding and/or Dissemination Authority||Basic or
|10 CFR 2.347(b)||Basic|
|16 CFR 1025.31(c)(3)||Basic|
|Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 26(b)(3)||Basic||Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 37|
|Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 26(b)(5)||Basic||Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 37|
|Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure 16(a)(2)||Basic|
|28 CFR 16.23||Basic|
|76 Federal Register 34986||Basic|
|26 USC 7525||Basic|
Authority links are updated based on regular re-publication of the United States Code and Code of Federal Regulations, and the CUI Registry maintenance schedule.