Cornelius v de Taranto

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Cornelius v de Taranto
Issue: Whether the distribution of a medico-legal report commissioned for legal proceedings to the Claimant’s GP and a consultant psychiatrist, which contained defamatory and confidential material, gave rise to damages for defamation and/or breach of confidence.
Court: High Court
Reference:   QBD; 98-C-38
Judge(s): Morland J
Date: 30 June 2000