Jeremy Clarkson is in the legal media news again. However, this time not as a claimant but as the test driver whose review of the Tesla Roadster on Top Gear has led to a malicious falsehood claim being brought by Tesla against the BBC. In his judgment last week ([2011] EWCH 2760 (QB)) Tugendhat J clarified the law on pleading damages in malicious falsehood claims. Continue reading