Ireland: Court reports and defamation – Eoin O’Dell

8 02 2016

320px-CriminalCourtofJusticeDublinBefore Christmas, the Attorney-General called for a debate on the question of whether reports of court proceedings should be actionable in defamation only if there is proof of malice. Putting her money where her mouth is, she has now referred the matter to the Law Reform Commission (Irish Legal News |Irish Times). Read the rest of this entry »





Law and Media Round Up – 8 February 2016

8 02 2016

WeeklyRoundupAlthough it is more than 10 years since the Metropolitan Police began “Operation Caryatid” [pdf] and 5 years since the commencement of Operation Weeting phone hacking is still in the news. Read the rest of this entry »