By Tanya Aplin, Lionel Bently, Phillip Johnson, Simon Malynicz

Francis Gurry's well known paintings, Breach of Confidence, released in 1984, used to be groundbreaking and important within the box of highbrow estate because the first textual content to synthesise the then burgeoning case legislations on breach of self assurance right into a systematic shape. A very popular publication, it was once the 1st aspect of lodge for practitioners and a key resource for judges.

Aplin, Bently, Johnson, and Malynicz convey us a brand new version of this crucial paintings, which is still devoted to the unique in its method, yet is totally up to date in gentle of the advancements because the first version. The authors extend upon the unique paintings, particularly including new fabric at the background and present relevance of the motion for breach of self belief. The authors pressure either the benefits and downsides of the motion for breach of self belief and, like Gurry, they consistently distinguish the motion from linked legislative regimes which keep watch over the entry to, acquisition, use and disclosure of knowledge. The publication broadly references the various analyses of the information defense regime and considers additionally problems with jurisdiction and selection of appropriate legislations.

Bringing jointly their specific talents and pursuits, the 3 authors produce a clean re-writing of a hugely major textual content which keeps the tutorial caliber and precision of the unique and stakes its declare once again because the major authority within the box.

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Resolution 1165 (1998) 23. Breach of Confidence in Private International Law A. Introduction B. Jurisdiction C. Applicable Law D. 95 Douglas v Hello! 01 Douglas v Hello! 81 Douglas v Hello! 46 Douglas v Hello! 146 Douglas v Hello!

Obligations During Employment A. Express Obligations of Employee B. Implied Obligations of Employee C. Limits to Express and Implied Obligations D. Garden Leave E. The Employer’s Obligations 12. Post-Employment Obligations A. Express Obligations B. The Restraint of Trade Doctrine C. Implied Obligations VI CONFIDENTIALITY AND THE STATE 13. Obligations Arising from Disclosure to the State and its Agencies A. Breach of Confidence B. Data Protection C. Other Statutory Restrictions on Disclosure D. Obligations on the State to Disclose Information E.

We have all shared full responsibility for the whole of this book. However, the primary authors responsible for each chapter were as follows: Chapters 1 to 3, 10 to 13, Lionel Bently; Chapters 4 to 7, 8, 9 (fiduciaries), Tanya Aplin; Chapters 9 (except fiduciaries), 17 to 23, Phillip Johnson; and Chapters 14 to 16, Simon Malynicz. The new version has been a long time in the making. Over that extended period, we have incurred a lot of debts. Tanya Aplin would like to thank Professor Kathy Bowrey (University of New South Wales), Malcolm Langley (QMIPRI Archivist); Professor David Llewelyn (King’s College London); Dr Makeen Makeen (SOAS), Dr Nicole Moreham (Victoria University of Wellington); Professor Megan Richardson (Melbourne University); Arye Schreiber; Dr Rachael Walsh (King’s College London); Kim Weatherall (University of Sydney, formerly University of Queensland); and Dr Guido Westkamp (QMUL) for the various ways in which they have supported the development of the research for her chapters.

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