Secrecy orders granted by English court in sexual harassment case - Court grants millionaire secrecy over sex claims
One of the richest and most powerful figures in the UK has been granted wide-ranging secrecy orders preventing The Times from revealing him as the man who faced accusations of serious sexual harassment and assault in an employment case concerning two women who were compelled to sign non-disclosure agreements. Senior judge Soole J ruled that the protection of the man's "honour and reputation" took precedence over the principle of open justice.Link to article
Category: Human Rights » Employment; Privacy; Human Rights; England and Wales. Area(s) of law: Employment; Public Sector; Litigation.