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German to English translations [PRO] Law/Patents - Law (general)
German term or phrase:Geheimnisherr
The context is a witness deposition of a retired bank employee and his counsel raises the point that he should not answer and bases this on the following passage: Die Rechtsprechung und Literatur spricht vom so genannten Geheimnisherrn. In diesem Fall hätten wir hier einen Geheimnisherrn XYZ gegebenenfalls sogar eine Geheimnisdame, nämlich Frau XYZ