Webinar now available
Practical Law Australia is pleased to present The Future of Legal Professional Privilege, an interactive webinar sharing law firm and in-house perspectives on legal professional privilege following the recent High Court’s decision in the Glencore v The Commissioner of Taxation case. Register now for this Thomson Reuters webinar!

Tyrilly Csillag
Tyrilly Csillag - Webinar Moderator
Head of In-House,
Practical Law Australia,
Thomson Reuters
Chris Drummer
Chris Drummer
Director, Policy, Projects and Advocacy  
Australia and Asia Pacific,
Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC)
Laura Hawes
Laura Hawes
Head of Dispute Resolution,
Practical Law Australia,
Thomson Reuters
Matt Mackenzie
Matt Mackenzie
(Disputes and Investigations), 
Gilbert + Tobin

Webinar overview
  • Refresher on fundamental principles of legal professional privilege
  • How to maintain legal professional privilege and advise clients on handling privileged materials.
  • Glencore High Court case commentary
  • Where things are headed for lawyers and clients regarding privileged information
  • Data protection considerations for privileged information
  • Live Q&A with panellists and audience
Why address legal privilege now?
“It is critical that practitioners understand the implications of the High Court’s decision in Glencore v The Commissioner of Taxation to be able to advise their clients moving forward and, more generally, ensure that their understanding of the fundamental principles underpinning LPP and their practical application is current" – Laura Hawes, Head of Dispute Resolution, Practical Law Australia

“Understanding definitively now that our client’s privilege will not operate as “sword”, in-house lawyers need to revisit their map of where the organisation’s privileged information is physically held and digitally stored, and by whom, and then reassess the security measures that protect that information” – Tyrilly Csillag, Head of In-House, Practical Law Australia
Register to play webinar