News: OPO v James Rhodes, Handown of judgment by Supreme Court, statements and news reports

20 05 2015

TJames Rhodes Supreme Courthe Supreme Court handed down judgment today in the case of OPO v James Rhodes ([2015] UKSC 32). The Court unanimously allowed the appeal by the defendant author from the grant of an injunction by the Court of Appeal ([2014] EWCA Civ 1277) to restrain the publication of a memoir, Instrumental.  

Judgment was handed down at 9.45am with a short summary of the case being given by Lord Toulson, the joint author of the leading judgment:

There have been press releases from the solicitors for James Rhodes and the solicitors for publishers, Canongate Books, James Rhodes has also issued a statement.

The case has been widely reported in the media, including the following


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