Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2017] All ER (D) 196 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2017] EWHC 2992 (QB)
Court: Queen's Bench Division
Judge:

Jay J

Representation The claimant appeared in person.
  Anthony Metzer QC (instructed under the Direct Access Scheme) for the defendants.
Judgment Dates: 24 November 2017

Catchwords

Libel and slander - Qualified privilege - Public interest

The Case

Libel and slander Qualified privilege. The defendants had made out their defences of truth, honest opinion and public interest in the claimant's libel proceedings against them. The Queen's Bench Division further rejected the claimant's claim for misuse of confidential information.

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