Case Preview: Yeo v Times Newspapers, Trial of former MP’s libel claim against Sunday Times begins on 12 October 2015

11 10 2015

YeoThe trial of the case of Yeo v Times Newspapers begins before Mr Justice Warby tomorrow, 12 October 2015.  It is listed for 7 days.  As appears from our review of the 2014-2015 legal year, this is the first libel trial in a case involving in the media this calendar year. Read the rest of this entry »





Interview: Brett Wilson v Persons Unknown, corporate defamation claims and claims against anonymous third parties

11 10 2015

Brett WilsonDoes Brett Wilson LLP v Persons Unknown highlight how courts should approach anonymity in online cases? Iain Wilson, partner at Brett Wilson LLP, explains that the judgment shows courts recognise the harm that anonymous online publishers can cause and are thus prepared to deal with such cases in a robust and proportionate mannerBrett Wilson LLP partner Iain Wilson is interviewed by Susan Ghaiwal.  This article was first published on Lexis® PSL IP&IT on 24 September 2015.
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