Defamation claims in 2018 up by 70%, the highest number for nine years, will Lachaux reverse the trend?

11 06 2019

In advance of tomorrow’s eagerly awaited Supreme Court “serious harm” decision in Lachaux v Independent Print, the 2018 Judicial Statistics show, for the second year running, a substantial increase in the number of issued defamation claims. Read the rest of this entry »





Media and Law Cases: Trinity Term Preview [Updated]

11 06 2019

The Trinity Legal Term began on Tuesday 4 June 2019 and ends on Wednesday 31 July 2019. This post deals with the media law cases listed for this term and cases in which decisions are awaited. Read the rest of this entry »