confidentiality

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confidentiality

noun classified, concealed, hidden, not for publication, not to be communicated, not to be disslosed, not to be quoted, not to be spoken of, privacy, protected, restricted, revealed in confidence, secrecy, secret, spoken in confidence, told in confidence, top-secret, unmentionable, unrevealed
Associated concepts: affirmative defense, need to know principle, nondisclosure agreement, secrecy
See also: privacy
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firm owes obligations of confidentiality to a client or in relation to
He said: "This will give republicans who foolishly imposed obligations of confidentiality on the IICD the opportunity to repair the damage that has done to the process this afternoon."
Ordinarily, auditors' ethical or legal obligations of confidentiality prevent them from doing so anyway.
We should also be prepared to explain our judgments in this regard, for example, by citing previous experience--without, however, compromising our obligations of confidentiality to other clients.
to respect because of these obligations of confidentiality and security.