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James Price QCJonathan Barnes and Yuli Takatsuki will be reviewing the first few months in force of the Defamation Act 2013 at Conference5RB on 30 September 2014. Read the full article outlining some of the themes for discussion here.

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5RB‘s David Sherborne is a media and entertainment barrister who specialises in privacy, confidentiality and defamation, with additional expertise in sports and matrimonial cases. He is particularly well-known for his extensive reputation management practice, as well as his pre-publication injunction work. See David’s full profile here.

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In this article, first published in the July 2014 edition of Counsel Magazine5RB‘s Jonathan Barnes examines the High Court’s effective monopoly on hearing defamation cases, and against a background of calls for County Courts to get involved too asks, why not? Read the full article here.

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