The only Canadian textbook of its kind to explain key aspects of lawyer-client confidentiality. With a Foreword written by former Supreme Court of Canada justice Ian Binnie, this distinctly Canadian law textbook analyzes the exceptions to privilege, conditions where privilege is unclear, and situations of competing interests that might bring into question the application of privilege.
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Lawyers Ethics and Professional Regulation, 2nd Edition
This text is a comprehensive discussion of the professional responsibilities of lawyers in Canada. It addresses issues related to the "law of ethics and lawyering" and provides tools for assisting students and practitioners in exercising moral judgment.
Understanding Lawyers Ethics in Canada
This text sets out ethical issues lawyers face in their dealings with clients, complete with analysis, commentary and insight. It is highly recommended for every lawyer who wishes to represent his or her client to the fullest, while remaining within the boundaries of legality and of ethical practice.