Law and Media Round Up – 18 February 2013

18 02 2013

6 December Round UpThis week the Court of Appeal handed down a judgment in the case of Tamiz v Google ([2013] EWCA Civ 68) in which dismissed the appeal by Payam Tamiz against last year’s decision which set aside his claim against Google on Jameel grounds, but disagreed with Eady J’s conclusion that Google was not a publisher at common law and had an unassailable defence under section 1 of the Defamation Act 1996 (see “In the Courts, below). Read the rest of this entry »