Law and Media Round Up – 11 July 2016

11 07 2016

Weekly Round UPThe long awaited publication of the Chilcot report was one of the week’s most covered stories. The press was highly critical of Tony Blair, with each newspaper damning the former prime minister with highly negative headlines. Read the rest of this entry »

Inforrm, End of Winter Break and cases listed for Hilary Term, 2016

11 01 2016

Royal Courts of JusticecAfter a quiet few weeks, the Inforrm winter break ends today as the Hilary Legal Term for 2016 begins.  The new legal term will run until 23 March 2016. We will resume our weekly Law and Media Round up on 18 January 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Law and Media Round Up – 5 October 2015

5 10 2015

Weekly-News-Roundup-Large-670x300Welcome back to the weekly Inforrm Law and Media Round Up after our break over August and September. The new legal term – Michaelmas –  began on Thursday 1 October. Read the rest of this entry »

Summer Round Up: Research and Resources – 3 September 2015

3 09 2015

Resource RoundupThe past month has produced a rich crop of articles and blog posts on media and legal issues which may be of interest to readers of Inforrm.   We will deal with these under five headings: Interception and Surveillance, Lachaux and Serious Harm, Articles on the Right to be Forgotten, Articles on Defamation and Free Speech and Articles on Privacy and Data Protection. Read the rest of this entry »

Law and Media Round Up – 14 April 2015

14 04 2015

Round Up 2013The Inforrm short Easter break ends today with a Law and Media Round Up covering the past fortnight and the forthcoming week.  The Easter Legal Term starts today and runs until 22 May 2015.  We are not aware of any libel or privacy trials listed over this period. Read the rest of this entry »

Michaelmas Term 2014: Upcoming Media Law Trials, Appeals and Judgments, Updated2

1 10 2014

Royal CourtsThe new legal term – Michaelmas – starts today and will end on 19 December 2014.  With the invaluable assistance of Mr Benjamin Pell we have prepared a list of the upcoming defamation and privacy judgments, trials and appeals.  We would be grateful to readers for information about any other listed or pending cases.  We will then update this post. Read the rest of this entry »

Law and Media, Summary Summer Round Up – 15 September 2014

15 09 2014

Summer Round Up 3As summer draws to a close, this is the third of our Summary Summer Round Ups (the first was published on 11 August 2014 and the second on 25 August 2014) to draw the attention of readers to interesting news stories, events and cases over the past three weeks.

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