Michael O’Leary’s phone records, texts and Whatsapp messages to be searched as part of lawsuit Ryanair is taking

A High Court judge made the decision after the court heard airline’s chief executive ‘doesn’t do email’

11th November, 2021
Michael O’Leary’s phone records, texts and Whatsapp messages to be searched as part of lawsuit Ryanair is taking
Michael O’Leary’s records will be searched as part of a High Court case in which Ryanair is suing Forsa and 11 named pilots over claims that the airline lost €13.7 million as the result of a proposed strike in August 2019. Picture: Rollingnews.ie

Michael O’Leary’s phone records, texts, and Whatsapp messages must be searched as part of a lawsuit his airline is taking against a trade union representing pilots, a High Court judge has ruled.

Mr Justice Brian O’Moore made the discovery decision today after a court heard earlier this week that the chief executive of Ryanair “doesn’t do email”. The decision means Ryanair is required to conduct a search of its chief executive’s...

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