01 Apr VICARIOUS LIABILITY REVERSED FOR MORRISONS
Morrisons ‘not liable’ for actions of rogue employee over data leak. The Supreme Court’s ruling has widespread implications for data protection controllers across the country.
The Supreme Court’s ruling puts employers in a better stance where they may otherwise be held vicariously liable for the acts of rogue employees to deliberately harm the employer.
1 Apr 2020
Neutral citation number
 UKSC 12
Lady Hale, Lord Reed, Lord Kerr, Lord Hodge, Lord Lloyd-Jones