Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 211 (Mar)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWHC 328 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division

Lightman J

Representation David Price and Korieh Duodo of David Price Solicitors and Advocates for the appellant.
  Heather Rogers (instructed by Peter Carter-Ruck) for the respondent.
Judgment Dates: 14 March 2002


Equity - Breach of confidence - Defence - Public interest in disclosure - Claimant a well known model - Claimant and defendant entering into contract for services - Claimant alleging breach of obligation of confidence arising out of contract for services - Disclosure without claimant's consent for reward of personal details of claimant's life to newspaper for use in an article published by newspaper - Whether public interest in disclosure of information to press - Whether claimant entitled to summary judgment in respect of information relating to her personal life.

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