Case Law: Bernard Gray v UVW – privacy injunctions and anonymity – Henry Fox

21 10 2010

In his judgment today in the case of  Bernard Gray v UVW ([2010] EWHC  2367  (QB)) Mr Justice Tugendhat has returned to the subject of anonymity in privacy actions.   The matter was heard on 15 October 2010, the return date of an injunction granted shortly before midnight on 13 October 2010, by Mr Justice Nicol.   It concerned a threatened publication by the defendant of private information relating to the claimant.  Mr Justice Nicol granted an anonymity order covering the identity of both the claimant and the defendant and an injunction restraining publication of private information. Read the rest of this entry »