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ConnectEast P/L (ACN 101 213 263) v CityLink Melbourne Ltd (ACN 070 810 678) [2021] VSC 626

CONFIDENTIALITY
Supreme Court of Victoria
Division: 
Commercial Court
Judge(s): 
Riordan J
Parties: 

ConnectEast P/L (ACN 101 213 263) v CityLink Melbourne Ltd (ACN 070 810 678)

Judgment Date: 
30 September 2021
Catchwords: 

CONFIDENTIALITY - Equitable duty of confidence - Experts provided with information by the plaintiff for purposes of a government inquiry - Experts subsequently retained by the defendant to give evidence in this proceeding - Information in question not relevant to any issue in this proceeding - Principles to be applied - Whether alleged confidential information described with sufficient precision - Whether there is a real and sensible risk of disclosure - Application to restrain the engagement of the experts dismissed.

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