Part 1 Comparative Overview of Concepts of Attorney–Client Privilege, 4 Germany
- Privilege — Choice of law — Conflict of laws — Arbitration — Civil liability — Confidentiality
Similar to the previous chapters, this chapter details the course of a lawsuit and the taking of evidence in civil litigation in Germany. The latter includes the examination of witnesses, party interrogation, and the production of documents by parties and third parties. Thereafter, it discusses the German law on attorney–client privilege.