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Game over for libel tourism?

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 18 2013

The world's rich and famous have been bringing defamation actions in the High Court in London for years, against newspapers, rivals and social media

CJEU issues ruling on internet browsing technology in the Meltwater case

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • June 5 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) today issued its decision in the Meltwater Case C-36013, a long-running (5 year) dispute between

Supreme Court overturns Court of Appeal decision applying Reynolds privilege

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 30 2012

In a recent decision (Flood v Times Newspapers Limited 2012 UKSC 11), the Supreme Court overturned a Court of Appeal decision holding that the defence of Reynolds privilege applied

Olympic dream or Olympic nightmare?

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 27 2012

As the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games draw nearer the debate over the impact of the Games, both positive and negative is growing

Media operators practical tips for navigating the threat of anonymous posters

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • December 18 2013

Tweeting, trending, blogging, posting - year on year, social media networking and information sharing (sometimes, oversharing) become more prominent

Not in my back yard! - High Court takes a hard line on libel tourism

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • November 11 2013

Two recent High Court decisions suggest the English courts are not prepared to become a go-to forum for claimants challenging defamatory statements

MHRA launches consultation on new Blue Guide

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 10 2012

On 3 April 2012, the UK's regulator, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has published a draft Third Edition of its Blue Guide to the Advertising and Promotion of Medicines in the UK

Newsflash

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 27 2012

On 3 March 2011 the Crown Court upheld the conviction of Paul Chambers for sending by a public electronic communications network a message of a "menacing character" contrary to s.127(1)(a) and (3) of the Communications Act 2003

End of press freedom or advent of effective regulation?

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 18 2013

While the press regulator, the Press Complaints Commission ("PCC") is still in place for now, its days are numbered. It is widely accepted that the

High Court grants FAPL site-blocking injunctions against websites providing live streaming of football matches

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 6 2013

On 16 July Mr Justice Arnold handed down his decision in FAPL v BSkyB in which he granted blocking injunctions against six major UK ISPs in relation