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The BBC acted lawfully in implementing a 1% cap on increases to pensionable salaries, the Court of Appeal (CoA) has ruled in a long-running dispute which pensions experts said would bring clarity in other cases. 31 Jul 2017
A mining business currently under criminal investigation by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) cannot claim litigation privilege, allowing it to withhold certain categories of internal documentation from the SFO, the High Court has ruled. 15 May 2017
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It is insufficient for a party to litigation to withhold documents from disclosure by describing them as "by their nature privileged" without providing further information about those documents, the High Court has said. 14 Nov 2016
A lender was entitled to rely on communications with a debtor concerning the restructuring of a debt during court action to recover the money, even though those documents were headed "without prejudice and subject to contract", the High Court has said. 22 Oct 2014
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