Law and Media Round Up – 28 November 2016

28 11 2016

weeklynews1The case of Lachaux v Independent Print, the most important libel appeal of 2016 will be heard by the Court of Appeal (McFarlane, Davis and Sharp LJJ) on 29 and 30 November 2016.  This is first consideration of the “serious harm” test in section 1 of the Defamation Act 2013 by an appellate court. Read the rest of this entry »