Case Law: Brevan Howard v Reuters, Gagging order upheld by the Court of Appeal in breach of confidence case- Louise Turner

12 07 2017

The news agency, Reuters, has lost its appeal against an injunction, which prevented it from reporting leaked confidential and commercially sensitive information concerning a leading global alternative asset manager, Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP. Read the rest of this entry »





‘CanadaCreep’ case highlights need for better Canadian privacy laws – Emily Laidlaw

12 07 2017

File 20170628 31267 1c3yd07The story broke in mid-June of “CanadaCreep”, the Twitter account with 17,000 followers that posted photos and videos of unsuspecting women around Calgary.  The kicker was that the material focused on women’s breast, genital and buttocks regions, including “upskirting” videos (filmed up women’s skirts). Read the rest of this entry »