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Naval officer failed in action for misuse of private information and breach of confidence, where information about bullying allegations against him were published in the media

Axon v Ministry of Defence [2016] EWHC 787 (QB)

Related Member(s):
Antony White QC, Sara Mansoori, Hugh Tomlinson QC
Related Practice Area(s):
Media and Information Law
Court:

The claimant naval officer, who had been the commanding officer of a ship, failed in an action for misuse of private information and breach of confidence, where information about investigations into allegations of bullying made against him, which led to his reassignment, were published in the media.

Hugh Tomlinson QC, Sara Mansoori and Anthony White QC were involved in this case.