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Get your Wifi network password protected or face legal action?
  • Brodies LLP
  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • September 29 2016

A recent European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling highlights national court’s powers to enforce password protection on Wi-Fi networks and clarifies the


Production company pleads guilty to health and safety breaches following injury suffered by the actor Harrison Ford on Star Wars’ set
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • September 29 2016

In our February 2016 bulletin we reported on the HSE's decision to prosecute Foodles Production (UK) Ltd (Foodles), a subsidiary of Disney


Reputation, reputation, reputation!
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 28 2016

“Reputation is an idle and most false imposition; oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.” - Othello, Act 2, Scene III As is so often the


MedMal - Claims against sports specialists
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • September 28 2016

Elite level sport is an increasingly high stakes game. Sportspeople strive for success and the rewards that can accompany it and are often backed by


Advertising to children
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 28 2016

Following a BCAP consultation, the law regarding exhortations to children in broadcast adverts has been updated - bringing it in line with EU


The Sam Allardyce controversy: what are the rules regarding third party ownership?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 27 2016

The Telegraph has today reported that Sam Allardyce, the manager of the England football team, has explained to purported businessmen how they could


UK: Evidence too flimsy to invalidate registered designs for pop-up cards
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • September 27 2016

A recent request to invalidate fifteen UK registered designs for 3D pop-up greetings cards failed due to the insufficiency of the evidence provided


Is it interesting? New judgment considers the scope of the ‘public interest’ defence
  • Farrer & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 26 2016

This was the first case to substantively consider in detail the new 'public interest' defence since the Defamation Act 2013 came into force


Separating the sting: Court takes a fresh look at what is defamatory
  • Farrer & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 26 2016

Danny Simpson brought proceedings against MGN Limited for an article published on the Daily Mirror's website. The article alleged that Mr Simpson's


The Jury, the Politician and Perjury: limited discretion of an appeal court
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 23 2016

In the recent decision of Thomas Sheridan v News Group Newspapers Ltd the Inner House of the Court of Session (“the Court”) refused a motion by News