The Weller Case: England and Germany getting closer by protecting children in the media – Judith Janna Märten

8 06 2014

PaparazziThe recent decision of Weller & Ors v Associated Newspapers Ltd [2014] EWHC 1163 (QB)has strengthened the rights of children against the mass media in English law. This decision is an important step in developing the rights for children against paparazzi under Article 8 ECHR. Read the rest of this entry »





Case Law: Weller v Associated Newspapers Limited, Paparazzi, beware – Alexia Bedat

20 04 2014

Paul WellerOn 16 April 2014, Mr Justice Dingemans in the Queen’s Bench Division handed down judgment in Wellers & Ors v Associated Newspapers Limited [2014] EWHC 1163 (QB), awarding Paul Weller’s three children a total of £10,000 damages for misuse of private information. Read the rest of this entry »





News: Trial begins of privacy claim by Paul Weller’s children against Mail Online

25 03 2014

Paul WellerThe first privacy trial since  July 2012 began at the High Court yesterday before Mr Justice Dingemans.  The claim is brought by the musician Paul Weller, on behalf of this three children, against Associated Newspapers Limited over photographs of the children which appeared on Mail Online.

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