UK Dry Risers Ltd v Maher and another

Contract – Breach. The claimant was successful in its claim against the defendants for the tort of conversion, but unsuccessful in its claim for breach of contract. The Queen's Bench Division held that while the defendants had stolen the claimant's stock to complete two installations, they had not used the claimant's confidential information in completing said installations. Further, the second defendant was successful in its counterclaim against the claimant for unpaid invoices.

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