News: Miller v Associated Newspapers, Supreme Court refuses Permission to Appeal, case concludes after six years

4 11 2014

Daily MailThe long running cases of Miller v Associated Newspapers finally concluded on 31 October 2014, more than 6 years after publication of the article complained of, when the Supreme Court dismiissed the Defendant’s application for permission to appeal on the ground that it did not raise a point of law of general importance. Read the rest of this entry »





News: Libel Damages of £65,000 awarded against “Daily Mail”

22 12 2012

Mrs Justice SharpIn a judgment handed down yesterday, Mrs Justice Sharp awarded management consultant Andrew Miller libel damages of £65,000 against the Daily Mail over an allegation that there reasonable grounds to suspect that he was a willing beneficiary of improper conduct and cronyism  ([2012] EWHC 3721 (QB)). The judgment was given nearly 7 months after the conclusion of the 5 day trial on 25 May 2012. Read the rest of this entry »