Blog Bite: Are the private communications between an owner and a contractor protected under a common interest agreement?

March 23, 2017

This article posted on our partner site reveals the limited applicability of the common interest doctrine, which protects parties’ express agreement to shield their communications (i.e., from disclosure to another party in a lawsuit). Communications designated as privileged and confidential under a common interest agreement can be deemed unprotected if there is no reasonable anticipation of litigation.

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Consulting Agreement
Confidentiality Agreement

Written by Alina.