Privileged Communication Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Privileged Communication, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Privileged Communication?

n.These are conversations which are confidential in nature and are not to be disclosed in a legal proceeding under any circumstances.Such an information is shared with a lot of confidence and trust and cannot be disclosed without the consent of the client.It can be between husband and wife,doctor and patient,attorney and client,priest and any person who makes confession to him.In cases when such infomation gets disclosed intentionally or unintentionally legal action can be taken.