Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2015] All ER (D) 196 (May)
Neutral Citation: [2015] EWHC 1300 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Mr Justice Hildyard

Representation Tiran Nersessian and Alastair Tomson (instructed by R R Sanghvi & Co) for Allfiled.
  William Willson (instructed by Birketts) for the defendants.
  Clive Freedman (instructed by Clarion) for Magpie.
Judgment Dates: 19 May 2015

Catchwords

Confidential information - Interlocutory injunction - Disclosure of information - Claimant company, Allfiled, alleging defendants, three of whom being former directors of Allfiled, conspiring to set up business and causing employees to leave Allfiled - Allfiled seeking interlocutory injunctive relief against defendants pending trial or further order, to prevent them from using, disclosing or disseminating Allfiled's confidential information and intellectual property - Whether application to be allowed.

The Case

Confidential information Interlocutory injunction. The claimant company, Allfiled, brought proceedings alleging that the defendants, three of whom were former directors of Allfiled, had conspired to set up their own business and had caused employees to leave Allfiled. It sought interlocutory injunctive relief against the defendants pending trial or further order, to prevent them from using, disclosing or disseminating Allfiled's confidential information and intellectual property. The Chancery Division made an order accordingly.

Practice Areas

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