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Mirror ordered to pay record damages for invasion of privacy by phone hacking
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 21 2015

In a ground-breaking judgment handed down by Mr Justice Mann at the High Court, the Mirror was ordered to pay eight victims of phone hacking a total


Concept Spring 2014
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 6 2014

A new tool has been launched to strengthen the ties between IP owners and police and customs agencies. The aim is to make it easier for the


Over 73,000 GBP recouped from former T-Mobile employees following data theft
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 17 2011

Two former employees of mobile phone provider T-Mobile have been ordered by a court in the United Kingdom to pay £73,700 (approximately $120,000) for the theft of T-Mobile customers’ personal data


UK government announces emergency data retention law
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 15 2014

On July 10, 2014, the UK government announced plans to introduce emergency data retention rules, publishing the Data Retention and Investigatory


Fraudulent use of a service by hackers a lesson for service providers
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 16 2014

A recent case contains some salutary lessons for service providers concerning liability for fraudulent use of their services. It appears that unless


A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Indonesia, Myanmar, United Kingdom
  • March 7 2013

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and institutional bodies have published the following guidance in relation to corporate governance and


General counsel update
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Indonesia, Mongolia, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA, China, European Union, Germany, Hong Kong
  • July 11 2012

This is the thirtieth in our series of general counsel updates which aim to summarise major developments in key areas


Success of requests for further information in phone hacking proceedings depends on the nature of the information obtained, holds the Supreme Court
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 6 2012

On 4 July 2012, the UK Supreme Court handed down its unanimous judgment in Phillips (Respondent) v Mulcaire (Appellant) 2012 UKSC 28


Technology annual review of 2011
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 29 2012

The year began as it meant to go on - with a high profile patent dispute in the mobile phone sector decided in the Court of Appeal


Twitter, suppression and the courts
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • July 22 2011

The rise and rise of social media platform Twitter has had all sorts of impacts on the administration of justice