Wide Bay Conservation Council Inc v Burnett Water Pty Ltd (No 6) [2009] FCA 1363 (16 November 2009)

[2009] FCA 1363

PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE – Application for leave to inspect documents produced under subpoena directed to expert witnesses – Claim for legal professional privilege – Whether claim engaged with a known category of legal professional privilege – Whether privilege should be regarded as waived in terms of current Court practice and procedure – Held no claim for legal professional privilege – Held leave to inspect documents granted

Evidence Act 1995 (Cth) ss 118, 119