Miner ENRC has filed a legal claim in the High Court against a former non-executive director, Paul Judge (release).
For breach of fiduciary duty to ENRC, relating to the disclosure of confidential information to the media and for the return of all confidential documentation in his possession.
Gerhard Ammann, chairman of ENRC said:
We have conducted thorough investigations into the malicious leaks which have damaged the Company, its reputation and ultimately shareholder value. Whilst these investigations continue, the Company has an obligation to bring legal action where appropriate in order to protect the Company's information and stakeholders' interests.