Harassment: Cyberbullying – Covid and beyond

Sean Nesbitt and Alex Stones discuss the growing risk of online harassment of staff members, whether by colleagues, ex-employees seeking revenge or cyber campaigners

Cases Referenced

  • Bessong v Pennine Care NHS Trust [2018] UKEAT/0247/18/JOJ
  • Canada Goose v Persons Unknown [2019] EWHC 2459 (QB)
  • Hayes v Willoughby [2013] UKSC 17
  • Majrowski v Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust [2006] UKHL 34
  • Merlin Entertainments LPC & ors v Cave [2014] EWHC 3036 (QB)
  • Monarch Airlines Ltd v Yaqub [2016] EWHC 1003
  • Phoenix House Ltd v Stockman (No 2) [2019] UKEAT/0284/17/OO
  • Unite the Union v Nailard [2018] EWCA Civ 1203