Privacy: the French President, the Actress and the Public Interest

13 01 2014

Closer PhotoOn 10 January 2014, the French celebrity magazine Closer (which has on its masthead “les stars et les news people en live”) published a seven page special edition entitled “L’amour secret du President“. It claimed that French President, François Hollande, was having a secret affair with actor Julie Gayet.  Read the rest of this entry »





Law and Media Round Up – 13 January 2014

13 01 2014

New Round UpThe new legal term begins today with our first Round Up of the year.  There are six judge alone libel trials and one privacy trial listed this term (see below).  The phone hacking trial has already resumed and seems likely to continue until Easter and beyond. Read the rest of this entry »