The hazards of social media: a brief commentary – Gillie Abbotts

24 01 2013

social-mediaPosting a risqué joke? Maybe you should think twice! With so many recent developments it is understandable for individuals to be concerned about getting into trouble when publishing something online. Criminal charges for posts on social networking sites such as the infamous Robin Hood Airport bombing case and recent arrests for malicious communications are serious warnings to members of the public.  Read the rest of this entry »

Announcement: Gideon Benaim joins Simkins

3 09 2012

It has been announced that the well-known media lawyer Gideon Benaim has joined the media and entertainment law firm Michael Simkins LLP as a partner.  Gideon Benaim is a media litigator specialising in reputation protection. He was formerly a partner at Schillings, which he left in June 2012. Read the rest of this entry »