Articles & Publications

Clerk & Lindsell on Torts 22nd Edition

By Felicity McMahon

Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell
Date of Publication: 15 Dec 2017


Clerk & Lindsell on Torts is the definitive work and market leader in this area of law; it offers the most comprehensive coverage of the subject, providing the end user with indispensable access to current, frequent and unrivalled authoritative information on all aspects of tort law. An essential reference tool, Clerk & Lindsell is widely referred to by practitioners and cited the judiciary.

The new edition brings the work completely up-to-date with the changes in the law since the last edition in 2014, including those arising from the Defamation Act 2013 and the developments in all of the key case law, including relevant decisions from the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal.

The Defamation chapter covers developments in the law since the previous edition. In particular the case law following the coming into force of the Defamation Act 2013, including the Court of Appeal’s decision in  Lachaux v Independent Print Ltd [2017] EWCA Civ 1334, [2018] EMLR 1.

5RB‘s Felicity McMahon is co-editor of the Defamation chapter of Clerk & Lindsell.