Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2009] All ER (D) 56 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2009] EWHC 2176 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Peter Smith J

Representation R Onslow (instructed by Speechly Bircham) for the claimants.
  The defendants appeared by the first defendant in person.
Judgment Dates: 26 August 2009

Catchwords

Equity - Breach of confidence - Confidential information - Customer information - Claimants alleging first defendant former employee stealing customer information for second defendant competitor to use - Claimants further alleging defendants passing off their conferences as that of the claimants - Whether evidence supporting claimants' claims.

The Case

Equity Breach of confidence. A judge of the Chancery Division held that, on the evidence, the defendants had misused the claimants' confidential information and had passed off their conferences as those of the claimants.

Practice Areas

If you are a LexisLibrary subscriber you can read more about this case here.