Brexit and the Future of Data Protection – Anya Proops QC

1 07 2016

data_protection (1)So a week on from the Brexit referendum and it is clear that that there is no clear, carefully thought out strategy for extricating ourselves from the EU legal edifice. If you feel that this ‘make it up as we go along’ approach to the biggest legal and political challenge which our country has faced in decades is somewhat less than satisfactory, you will be pleased to learn you are not alone. Read the rest of this entry »





The Sun and Mail Websites and Pippa Middleton: Double Fault – Sarah Webb and Emily Gailey

1 07 2016

HawkeyeIt appears that the press have learned nothing after the Daily Mail lost the Paul Weller appeal last November ([2015] EWCA Civ 1176). Whilst that case involved the photographing of children, the Court of Appeal reasserted the five criteria to be considered as to whether the use of a photograph breaches an individual’s Article 8 rights. Read the rest of this entry »