James Price QC

Profile

James Price QC has appeared in many high profile actions over recent years including Flood v Times Newspapers (argued in the Supreme Court in October 2011), Modi & IMG v Clarke, Ajinomoto v Asda Stores, OPQ v BJM, Primark v BBC, Reynolds v Times Newspapers, Jameel v Wall Street Journal Europe, Campbell v MGN (Costs), X & Y v Persons Unknown, Browne v Associated Newspapers, Adelson v Associated Newspapers, Max Mosley v News Group Newspapers, Radu v Houston.

Career

Called

1974 Called to the bar
1995 Silk

Education

Eton College - 1962-67
Oxford (B.A. Philosophy, Politics & Economics) - 1967-1970
Inns of Court School of Law - 1972-1974

Qualifications

Called to the Bar, Inner Temple - 1974

Areas of work

  • Contempt
  • Defamation
  • Human Rights
  • Injunctive Relief
  • Malicious Falsehood
  • Media Law
  • Privacy and Confidence
  • Professional Negligence
  • Public Access
  • Publishing
  • Reporting the Courts

Testimonials

James Price QC is noted for his depth of knowledge in the defamation area. He has been involved in a wide array of cases over the years, including Reynolds v Times Newspapers and Max Mosley v News Group Newspapers. Instructing solicitors said of him: “He’s seen it all over the years. He’s just a very articulate, straightforward advocate who is a wonderfully rational thinker.”

Chambers and Partners 2011

James Price QC is “particularly adept in cases requiring creative and lateral thinking.” A first-rate choice for jury trials, thanks to “the style and panache that he brings.” he successfully represented Max Mosley in his extremely high-profile privacy claim against News Group.

Chambers and Partners 2010

James Price QC’s engagement in major privacy cases is particularly noteworthy, including in Mosley v News Group. Price is ‘composed and cool under pressure, and doesn’t fail to deliver‘; he is ‘a genuine powerhouse, entirely without pretension, or histrionics‘

Legal 500

Featured Cases

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd (No 3)

[2008] EWHC 278 (QB); [2009] EMLR 10 19/02/2008

Ajinomoto Sweeteners Europe SAS v Asda Stores Ltd (No 2) (CA)

[2010] EWCA Civ 609; [2011] QB 497 02/06/2010

Browne v Associated Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2007] EWCA Civ 295; [2008] 1 QB 103; [2007] 3 WLR 289; [2007] EMLR 538 03/04/2007

Campbell v MGN Ltd (Costs) HL

[2005] UKHL 61; [2005] 1 WLR 3394; [2005] 4 All ER 793; [2006] EMLR 1; The Times, 21 October 2005 20/10/2005

Flood v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2009] EWHC 2375 (QB); [2010] EMLR 8 02/10/2009

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (No.2) (HL)

[2006] UKHL 44; [2007] 1 AC 359; [2006] 3 WLR 642; [2006] 4 All ER 1279; [2007] EMLR 14; (2007) Bus LR 291; (2006) HRLR 41; The Times, 12 October 2006; The Independent, 17 October 2006 11/10/2006

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 3)

[2008] EWHC 1777 (QB); [2008] EMLR 20; The Times, 30 July 2008 24/07/2008

Radu v Houston & Another (No.4)

[2009] EWHC 398 (QB) 04/03/2009

Reynolds v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2001] 2 AC 127; [1999] 3 WLR 1010; [2000] EMLR 1; [1999] 4 All ER 609 28/10/1999

X & Y v Persons Unknown

[2006] EWHC 2783 (QB); [2007] EMLR 290 08/11/2006

Cases

Defamation

Flood v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.3)

[2013] EWHC 4075 (QB) 19/12/2013

Mengi v Hermitage (No 2)

[2012] EWHC 3445 (QB) 30/11/2012

Flood v Times Newspapers Limited (SC)

[2012] UKSC 11 21/03/2012

Modi & IMG v Clarke

[2011] EWCA Civ 937 29/07/2011

Modi v Clarke; IMG v Clarke

[2011] EWHC 1324 (QB) 24/05/2011

Ronaldo v Telegraph Media Limited

[2010] EWHC 2719 (QB) 27/10/2010

Flood v Times Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2010] EWCA Civ 804; [2010] EMLR 26; [2010] HRLR 30; Times, July 27, 2010 13/07/2010

Flood v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2009] EWHC 2375 (QB); [2010] EMLR 8 02/10/2009

Radu v Houston & Another (No.4)

[2009] EWHC 398 (QB) 04/03/2009

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd (No 3)

[2008] EWHC 278 (QB); [2009] EMLR 10 19/02/2008

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd (No. 2)

[2007] EWHC 3028 (QB) 19/12/2007

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2007] EWCA Civ 701; [2008] 1 WLR 585; [2007] 4 All ER 330; [2008] EMLR 324; The Times, 18 July 2007 09/07/2007

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd

[2007] EWHC 997 (QB); The Times, 10 May 2007 01/05/2007

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (No.2) (HL)

[2006] UKHL 44; [2007] 1 AC 359; [2006] 3 WLR 642; [2006] 4 All ER 1279; [2007] EMLR 14; (2007) Bus LR 291; (2006) HRLR 41; The Times, 12 October 2006; The Independent, 17 October 2006 11/10/2006

Mahfouz and another v Brisard & another

[2006] EWHC 1191 (QB) 25/05/2006

Galloway v Telegraph Group Ltd (CA)

[2006] EWCA Civ 17; [2006] EMLR 221; [2006] HRLR 13; The Times 6 February 2006; The Independent 26 January 2006 25/01/2006

Campbell v MGN Ltd (Costs) HL

[2005] UKHL 61; [2005] 1 WLR 3394; [2005] 4 All ER 793; [2006] EMLR 1; The Times, 21 October 2005 20/10/2005

Mahfouz and another v Brisard and another

[2005] All ER (D) 174 (Sep) 30/09/2005

Jameel & Another v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.2)

[2005] EWHC 1219 (QB) 15/06/2005

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (No.2) (CA)

[2005] EWCA Civ 74; [2005] QB 904; [2005] 2 WLR 1577; [2005] EMLR 377; [2005] 4 All ER 356; The Times 14 Feb 2005; The Independent 9 Feb 2005 03/02/2005

Jameel (Yousef) v Dow Jones & Co. Inc.

[2005] EWCA Civ 75; [2005] QB 946; [2005] 2 WLR 1614; [2005] EMLR 353; The Times 14 Feb 2005; The Independent 10 Feb 2005 03/02/2005

Galloway v Telegraph Group Ltd (QBD)

[2004] EWHC 2786 (QB); [2005] EMLR 115 02/12/2004

King v Lewis & Others (CA)

[2004] EWCA Civ 1329; [2005] EMLR 45; The Independent, 11 November 2004 19/10/2004

Jameel & Another v Times Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2004] EWCA Civ 983; [2004] EMLR 665 21/07/2004

King v Lewis

[2004] EWHC 168 (QB) 06/02/2004

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe

[2004] EWHC 37 (QB); [2004] EMLR 196 20/01/2004

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (CA)

[2003] EWCA Civ 1694; [2004] EMLR 6 26/11/2003

Jameel & Another v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2003] EWHC 2609 (QB) 07/11/2003

Sheikha Mouza al Misnad v Azzaman Ltd & Others

[2003] EWHC 1783 (QB) 21/07/2003

Milne v Express Newspapers (No.2)

[2003] EWHC 1843 (QB) 10/07/2003

Musa King v Telegraph Group Ltd (QBD)

[2003] EWHC 1312 (QB) 09/06/2003

Harrods Ltd v Dow Jones & Co Inc

[2003] EWHC 1162 (QB) 22/05/2003

Sharma v Jay & Others

15/04/2003 15/04/2003

Milne v Express Newspapers (QBD)

[2002] EWHC 2564 (QB); [2003] 1 WLR 927; [2003] 1 All ER 482; [2003] EMLR 440 29/11/2002

Foster & Another v Associated Newspapers Limited

[2002] EWHC 1885 (QB) 13/09/2002

Fayed v Telegraph Group Ltd

[2002] EWHC 1631 (QB) 24/07/2002

McManus v Beckham

[2002] EWCA Civ 939; [2002] EMLR 880; [2002] 1 WLR 2982 04/07/2002

Hamilton v Al Fayed (No 2)

[2003] QB 1175; [2003] 2 WLR 128 17/05/2002

Kinch v Associated Newspapers Ltd

[2002] EWHC 1020 (QB) 29/04/2002

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd (No.3)

12/03/2002 12/03/2002

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.4)

[2001] EWCA Civ 933; [2002] 1 WLR 934; [2001] 4 All ER 861; [2001] EMLR 858 20/06/2001

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.3)

[2001] EWCA Civ 871; [2001] EMLR 832 12/06/2001

Branson v Bower

[2001] EWCA Civ 791; [2001] EMLR 800 24/05/2001

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd (No.2)

27/07/2000 27/07/2000

Hamilton v Fayed

[2001] AC 395 23/03/2000

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.2)

[2000] 1 WLR 1732 10/03/2000

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd

[1998] EWCA Civ 1626; [2000] EMLR 431 28/10/1999

Reynolds v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2001] 2 AC 127; [1999] 3 WLR 1010; [2000] EMLR 1; [1999] 4 All ER 609 28/10/1999

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd

[1999] EWCA Civ 1464; [1999] 3 All ER 775; [1999] EMLR 751 21/05/1999

Service Corporation International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 12/05/1998

Marks & Spencer plc v Granada Television Ltd

[1998] EWCA Civ 207 11/02/1998

Aitken v Preston and Others

[1997] EMLR 415 15/05/1997

Charleston & Smith v News Group Newspapers Ltd

[1995] 2 AC 65; [1995] 2 WLR 450; [1995] 2 All ER 313 16/03/1995

Privacy and Confidence

AAA v Associated Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2013] EWCA Civ 554 20/05/2013

OPQ v BJM & CJM

[2011] EWHC 1059 (QB) 20/04/2011

CDE & Anor v MGN Ltd & Anor

[2010] EWHC 3308 16/12/2010

XJA v News Group Newspapers Ltd

[2010] EWHC 3174 (QB) 03/12/2010

Napier & Another v Pressdram Ltd

[2009] EWCA Civ 443 19/05/2009

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 3)

[2008] EWHC 1777 (QB); [2008] EMLR 20; The Times, 30 July 2008 24/07/2008

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 2)

[2008] EWHC 2341 01/07/2008

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 1)

[2008] EWHC 687 (QB) 09/04/2008

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.8) (HL)

[2007] UKHL 21; [2008] 1 AC 1; [2007] 2 WLR 920; [2007] 4 AllER 545; [2007] EMLR 325; (2007) BusLR 1600; (2007) IRLR 608; (2007) 30(6) IPD 30037; (2007) 19 EG 165(CS); The Times, 4 May 2007 02/05/2007

Browne v Associated Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2007] EWCA Civ 295; [2008] 1 QB 103; [2007] 3 WLR 289; [2007] EMLR 538 03/04/2007

X & Y v Persons Unknown

[2006] EWHC 2783 (QB); [2007] EMLR 290 08/11/2006

Clayton v Clayton

[2006] EWCA Civ 878; [2006] Fam 83; [2006] 3 WLR 599; [2007] 1 All ER 1197; [2007] EMLR 65; (2007) 1 FLR 11; (2006) HRLR 34; (2007) UKHRR 264; The Times, 4 July 2006; The Independent, 29 June 2006 27/06/2006

Harrods Ltd v Times Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2006] EWCA Civ 294 22/02/2006

Campbell v MGN Ltd (Costs) HL

[2005] UKHL 61; [2005] 1 WLR 3394; [2005] 4 All ER 793; [2006] EMLR 1; The Times, 21 October 2005 20/10/2005

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No 8) (CA)

[2005] EWCA Civ 595; [2006] QB 125; [2005] 3 WLR 881; [2005] EMLR 609; The Times 24 May 2005; The Times 26 May 2005 18/05/2005

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.6)

[2003] EWHC 2629 (Ch); [2004] EMLR 13 07/11/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.5)

[2003] EWHC 786 (Ch); [2003] 3 All ER 996; [2003] EMLR 641 11/04/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.4)

[2003] EWCA Civ 332; [2003] EMLR 633 03/03/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.2)

[2003] EWCA Civ 139; [2003] EMLR 585 12/02/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.3)

[2003] EWHC 55 (Ch); [2003] EMLR 601 27/01/2003

Service Corp International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television Corp & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 11/05/1999

Re G (Celebrities: Publicity)

[1999] 1 FLR 409 23/10/1998

Service Corporation International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 12/05/1998

Sports Law

Modi & IMG v Clarke

[2011] EWCA Civ 937 29/07/2011

King v Lewis & Others (CA)

[2004] EWCA Civ 1329; [2005] EMLR 45; The Independent, 11 November 2004 19/10/2004

King v Lewis

[2004] EWHC 168 (QB) 06/02/2004

Singer v The Jockey Club

28/06/1990 28/06/1990

Greig v Insole

[1978] 1 WLR 302 25/11/1978

Intellectual Property

Service Corp International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television Corp & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 11/05/1999

Service Corporation International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 12/05/1998

Data Protection

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No 8) (CA)

[2005] EWCA Civ 595; [2006] QB 125; [2005] 3 WLR 881; [2005] EMLR 609; The Times 24 May 2005; The Times 26 May 2005 18/05/2005

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.6)

[2003] EWHC 2629 (Ch); [2004] EMLR 13 07/11/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.5)

[2003] EWHC 786 (Ch); [2003] 3 All ER 996; [2003] EMLR 641 11/04/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.4)

[2003] EWCA Civ 332; [2003] EMLR 633 03/03/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.2)

[2003] EWCA Civ 139; [2003] EMLR 585 12/02/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.3)

[2003] EWHC 55 (Ch); [2003] EMLR 601 27/01/2003

Reporting the Courts

Clayton v Clayton

[2006] EWCA Civ 878; [2006] Fam 83; [2006] 3 WLR 599; [2007] 1 All ER 1197; [2007] EMLR 65; (2007) 1 FLR 11; (2006) HRLR 34; (2007) UKHRR 264; The Times, 4 July 2006; The Independent, 29 June 2006 27/06/2006

Clibbery v Allan

[2002] EWCA Civ 45; [2002] Fam 261; [2002] 2 WLR 1511; [2002] 1 All ER 865; [2002] 1 FLR 565 30/01/2001

Re G (Celebrities: Publicity)

[1999] 1 FLR 409 23/10/1998

Contempt

X & Y v Persons Unknown

[2006] EWHC 2783 (QB); [2007] EMLR 290 08/11/2006

Clayton v Clayton

[2006] EWCA Civ 878; [2006] Fam 83; [2006] 3 WLR 599; [2007] 1 All ER 1197; [2007] EMLR 65; (2007) 1 FLR 11; (2006) HRLR 34; (2007) UKHRR 264; The Times, 4 July 2006; The Independent, 29 June 2006 27/06/2006

Copyright

Service Corp International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television Corp & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 11/05/1999

Service Corporation International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 12/05/1998

Entertainment Law

Service Corporation International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 12/05/1998

Foreign Jurisdictions

Mengi v Hermitage (No 2)

[2012] EWHC 3445 (QB) 30/11/2012

Mahfouz and another v Brisard & another

[2006] EWHC 1191 (QB) 25/05/2006

Mahfouz and another v Brisard and another

[2005] All ER (D) 174 (Sep) 30/09/2005

King v Lewis & Others (CA)

[2004] EWCA Civ 1329; [2005] EMLR 45; The Independent, 11 November 2004 19/10/2004

King v Lewis

[2004] EWHC 168 (QB) 06/02/2004

Sheikha Mouza al Misnad v Azzaman Ltd & Others

[2003] EWHC 1783 (QB) 21/07/2003

Harrods Ltd v Dow Jones & Co Inc

[2003] EWHC 1162 (QB) 22/05/2003

General Common Law

Sharma v Jay & Others

15/04/2003 15/04/2003

Hamilton v Al Fayed (No 2)

[2003] QB 1175; [2003] 2 WLR 128 17/05/2002

Service Corporation International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 12/05/1998

Singer v The Jockey Club

28/06/1990 28/06/1990

Greig v Insole

[1978] 1 WLR 302 25/11/1978

Harassment

Sharma v Jay & Others

15/04/2003 15/04/2003

Human Rights

Mengi v Hermitage (No 2)

[2012] EWHC 3445 (QB) 30/11/2012

Modi v Clarke; IMG v Clarke

[2011] EWHC 1324 (QB) 24/05/2011

CDE & Anor v MGN Ltd & Anor

[2010] EWHC 3308 16/12/2010

Ronaldo v Telegraph Media Limited

[2010] EWHC 2719 (QB) 27/10/2010

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 3)

[2008] EWHC 1777 (QB); [2008] EMLR 20; The Times, 30 July 2008 24/07/2008

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 2)

[2008] EWHC 2341 01/07/2008

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 1)

[2008] EWHC 687 (QB) 09/04/2008

Browne v Associated Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2007] EWCA Civ 295; [2008] 1 QB 103; [2007] 3 WLR 289; [2007] EMLR 538 03/04/2007

X & Y v Persons Unknown

[2006] EWHC 2783 (QB); [2007] EMLR 290 08/11/2006

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (No.2) (HL)

[2006] UKHL 44; [2007] 1 AC 359; [2006] 3 WLR 642; [2006] 4 All ER 1279; [2007] EMLR 14; (2007) Bus LR 291; (2006) HRLR 41; The Times, 12 October 2006; The Independent, 17 October 2006 11/10/2006

Clayton v Clayton

[2006] EWCA Civ 878; [2006] Fam 83; [2006] 3 WLR 599; [2007] 1 All ER 1197; [2007] EMLR 65; (2007) 1 FLR 11; (2006) HRLR 34; (2007) UKHRR 264; The Times, 4 July 2006; The Independent, 29 June 2006 27/06/2006

Campbell v MGN Ltd (Costs) HL

[2005] UKHL 61; [2005] 1 WLR 3394; [2005] 4 All ER 793; [2006] EMLR 1; The Times, 21 October 2005 20/10/2005

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No 8) (CA)

[2005] EWCA Civ 595; [2006] QB 125; [2005] 3 WLR 881; [2005] EMLR 609; The Times 24 May 2005; The Times 26 May 2005 18/05/2005

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (No.2) (CA)

[2005] EWCA Civ 74; [2005] QB 904; [2005] 2 WLR 1577; [2005] EMLR 377; [2005] 4 All ER 356; The Times 14 Feb 2005; The Independent 9 Feb 2005 03/02/2005

Jameel (Yousef) v Dow Jones & Co. Inc.

[2005] EWCA Civ 75; [2005] QB 946; [2005] 2 WLR 1614; [2005] EMLR 353; The Times 14 Feb 2005; The Independent 10 Feb 2005 03/02/2005

Galloway v Telegraph Group Ltd (QBD)

[2004] EWHC 2786 (QB); [2005] EMLR 115 02/12/2004

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.6)

[2003] EWHC 2629 (Ch); [2004] EMLR 13 07/11/2003

Sheikha Mouza al Misnad v Azzaman Ltd & Others

[2003] EWHC 1783 (QB) 21/07/2003

Musa King v Telegraph Group Ltd (QBD)

[2003] EWHC 1312 (QB) 09/06/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.5)

[2003] EWHC 786 (Ch); [2003] 3 All ER 996; [2003] EMLR 641 11/04/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.4)

[2003] EWCA Civ 332; [2003] EMLR 633 03/03/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.2)

[2003] EWCA Civ 139; [2003] EMLR 585 12/02/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.3)

[2003] EWHC 55 (Ch); [2003] EMLR 601 27/01/2003

Clibbery v Allan

[2002] EWCA Civ 45; [2002] Fam 261; [2002] 2 WLR 1511; [2002] 1 All ER 865; [2002] 1 FLR 565 30/01/2001

Reynolds v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2001] 2 AC 127; [1999] 3 WLR 1010; [2000] EMLR 1; [1999] 4 All ER 609 28/10/1999

Service Corp International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television Corp & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 11/05/1999

Injunctive Relief

OPQ v BJM & CJM

[2011] EWHC 1059 (QB) 20/04/2011

CDE & Anor v MGN Ltd & Anor

[2010] EWHC 3308 16/12/2010

XJA v News Group Newspapers Ltd

[2010] EWHC 3174 (QB) 03/12/2010

Napier & Another v Pressdram Ltd

[2009] EWCA Civ 443 19/05/2009

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 1)

[2008] EWHC 687 (QB) 09/04/2008

Browne v Associated Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2007] EWCA Civ 295; [2008] 1 QB 103; [2007] 3 WLR 289; [2007] EMLR 538 03/04/2007

X & Y v Persons Unknown

[2006] EWHC 2783 (QB); [2007] EMLR 290 08/11/2006

Clayton v Clayton

[2006] EWCA Civ 878; [2006] Fam 83; [2006] 3 WLR 599; [2007] 1 All ER 1197; [2007] EMLR 65; (2007) 1 FLR 11; (2006) HRLR 34; (2007) UKHRR 264; The Times, 4 July 2006; The Independent, 29 June 2006 27/06/2006

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No 8) (CA)

[2005] EWCA Civ 595; [2006] QB 125; [2005] 3 WLR 881; [2005] EMLR 609; The Times 24 May 2005; The Times 26 May 2005 18/05/2005

Service Corp International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television Corp & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 11/05/1999

Re G (Celebrities: Publicity)

[1999] 1 FLR 409 23/10/1998

Service Corporation International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 12/05/1998

Malicious Falsehood

Ajinomoto Sweeteners Europe SAS v Asda Stores Ltd (No 2) (CA)

[2010] EWCA Civ 609; [2011] QB 497 02/06/2010

Ajinomoto Sweeteners Europe SAS v Asda Stores Ltd (No 2)

[2009] EWHC 1717 (QB); [2010] 1 QB 204; [2009] 3 WLR 1149; [2010] 2 AllER 311; [2009] FSR 29 15/07/2009

Media Law

Flood v Times Newspapers Limited (SC)

[2012] UKSC 11 21/03/2012

Modi v Clarke; IMG v Clarke

[2011] EWHC 1324 (QB) 24/05/2011

OPQ v BJM & CJM

[2011] EWHC 1059 (QB) 20/04/2011

XJA v News Group Newspapers Ltd

[2010] EWHC 3174 (QB) 03/12/2010

Ronaldo v Telegraph Media Limited

[2010] EWHC 2719 (QB) 27/10/2010

Flood v Times Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2010] EWCA Civ 804; [2010] EMLR 26; [2010] HRLR 30; Times, July 27, 2010 13/07/2010

Flood v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2009] EWHC 2375 (QB); [2010] EMLR 8 02/10/2009

Napier & Another v Pressdram Ltd

[2009] EWCA Civ 443 19/05/2009

Radu v Houston & Another (No.4)

[2009] EWHC 398 (QB) 04/03/2009

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 3)

[2008] EWHC 1777 (QB); [2008] EMLR 20; The Times, 30 July 2008 24/07/2008

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 2)

[2008] EWHC 2341 01/07/2008

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 1)

[2008] EWHC 687 (QB) 09/04/2008

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd (No 3)

[2008] EWHC 278 (QB); [2009] EMLR 10 19/02/2008

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd (No. 2)

[2007] EWHC 3028 (QB) 19/12/2007

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2007] EWCA Civ 701; [2008] 1 WLR 585; [2007] 4 All ER 330; [2008] EMLR 324; The Times, 18 July 2007 09/07/2007

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.8) (HL)

[2007] UKHL 21; [2008] 1 AC 1; [2007] 2 WLR 920; [2007] 4 AllER 545; [2007] EMLR 325; (2007) BusLR 1600; (2007) IRLR 608; (2007) 30(6) IPD 30037; (2007) 19 EG 165(CS); The Times, 4 May 2007 02/05/2007

Adelson v Associated Newspapers Ltd

[2007] EWHC 997 (QB); The Times, 10 May 2007 01/05/2007

Browne v Associated Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2007] EWCA Civ 295; [2008] 1 QB 103; [2007] 3 WLR 289; [2007] EMLR 538 03/04/2007

X & Y v Persons Unknown

[2006] EWHC 2783 (QB); [2007] EMLR 290 08/11/2006

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (No.2) (HL)

[2006] UKHL 44; [2007] 1 AC 359; [2006] 3 WLR 642; [2006] 4 All ER 1279; [2007] EMLR 14; (2007) Bus LR 291; (2006) HRLR 41; The Times, 12 October 2006; The Independent, 17 October 2006 11/10/2006

Clayton v Clayton

[2006] EWCA Civ 878; [2006] Fam 83; [2006] 3 WLR 599; [2007] 1 All ER 1197; [2007] EMLR 65; (2007) 1 FLR 11; (2006) HRLR 34; (2007) UKHRR 264; The Times, 4 July 2006; The Independent, 29 June 2006 27/06/2006

Mahfouz and another v Brisard & another

[2006] EWHC 1191 (QB) 25/05/2006

Harrods Ltd v Times Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2006] EWCA Civ 294 22/02/2006

Galloway v Telegraph Group Ltd (CA)

[2006] EWCA Civ 17; [2006] EMLR 221; [2006] HRLR 13; The Times 6 February 2006; The Independent 26 January 2006 25/01/2006

Campbell v MGN Ltd (Costs) HL

[2005] UKHL 61; [2005] 1 WLR 3394; [2005] 4 All ER 793; [2006] EMLR 1; The Times, 21 October 2005 20/10/2005

Mahfouz and another v Brisard and another

[2005] All ER (D) 174 (Sep) 30/09/2005

Jameel & Another v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.2)

[2005] EWHC 1219 (QB) 15/06/2005

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No 8) (CA)

[2005] EWCA Civ 595; [2006] QB 125; [2005] 3 WLR 881; [2005] EMLR 609; The Times 24 May 2005; The Times 26 May 2005 18/05/2005

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (No.2) (CA)

[2005] EWCA Civ 74; [2005] QB 904; [2005] 2 WLR 1577; [2005] EMLR 377; [2005] 4 All ER 356; The Times 14 Feb 2005; The Independent 9 Feb 2005 03/02/2005

Jameel (Yousef) v Dow Jones & Co. Inc.

[2005] EWCA Civ 75; [2005] QB 946; [2005] 2 WLR 1614; [2005] EMLR 353; The Times 14 Feb 2005; The Independent 10 Feb 2005 03/02/2005

Galloway v Telegraph Group Ltd (QBD)

[2004] EWHC 2786 (QB); [2005] EMLR 115 02/12/2004

Jameel & Another v Times Newspapers Ltd (CA)

[2004] EWCA Civ 983; [2004] EMLR 665 21/07/2004

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe

[2004] EWHC 37 (QB); [2004] EMLR 196 20/01/2004

Jameel & Another v Wall Street Journal Europe (CA)

[2003] EWCA Civ 1694; [2004] EMLR 6 26/11/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.6)

[2003] EWHC 2629 (Ch); [2004] EMLR 13 07/11/2003

Jameel & Another v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2003] EWHC 2609 (QB) 07/11/2003

Sheikha Mouza al Misnad v Azzaman Ltd & Others

[2003] EWHC 1783 (QB) 21/07/2003

Milne v Express Newspapers (No.2)

[2003] EWHC 1843 (QB) 10/07/2003

Musa King v Telegraph Group Ltd (QBD)

[2003] EWHC 1312 (QB) 09/06/2003

Harrods Ltd v Dow Jones & Co Inc

[2003] EWHC 1162 (QB) 22/05/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.5)

[2003] EWHC 786 (Ch); [2003] 3 All ER 996; [2003] EMLR 641 11/04/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.4)

[2003] EWCA Civ 332; [2003] EMLR 633 03/03/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.2)

[2003] EWCA Civ 139; [2003] EMLR 585 12/02/2003

Douglas v Hello! Ltd (No.3)

[2003] EWHC 55 (Ch); [2003] EMLR 601 27/01/2003

Milne v Express Newspapers (QBD)

[2002] EWHC 2564 (QB); [2003] 1 WLR 927; [2003] 1 All ER 482; [2003] EMLR 440 29/11/2002

Foster & Another v Associated Newspapers Limited

[2002] EWHC 1885 (QB) 13/09/2002

Fayed v Telegraph Group Ltd

[2002] EWHC 1631 (QB) 24/07/2002

Kinch v Associated Newspapers Ltd

[2002] EWHC 1020 (QB) 29/04/2002

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd (No.3)

12/03/2002 12/03/2002

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.4)

[2001] EWCA Civ 933; [2002] 1 WLR 934; [2001] 4 All ER 861; [2001] EMLR 858 20/06/2001

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.3)

[2001] EWCA Civ 871; [2001] EMLR 832 12/06/2001

Branson v Bower

[2001] EWCA Civ 791; [2001] EMLR 800 24/05/2001

Clibbery v Allan

[2002] EWCA Civ 45; [2002] Fam 261; [2002] 2 WLR 1511; [2002] 1 All ER 865; [2002] 1 FLR 565 30/01/2001

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd (No.2)

27/07/2000 27/07/2000

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.2)

[2000] 1 WLR 1732 10/03/2000

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd

[1998] EWCA Civ 1626; [2000] EMLR 431 28/10/1999

Reynolds v Times Newspapers Ltd

[2001] 2 AC 127; [1999] 3 WLR 1010; [2000] EMLR 1; [1999] 4 All ER 609 28/10/1999

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd

[1999] EWCA Civ 1464; [1999] 3 All ER 775; [1999] EMLR 751 21/05/1999

Service Corp International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television Corp & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 11/05/1999

Re G (Celebrities: Publicity)

[1999] 1 FLR 409 23/10/1998

Service Corporation International plc & Anor v Channel Four Television & Anor

[1999] EMLR 83 12/05/1998

Marks & Spencer plc v Granada Television Ltd

[1998] EWCA Civ 207 11/02/1998

Aitken v Preston and Others

[1997] EMLR 415 15/05/1997

Charleston & Smith v News Group Newspapers Ltd

[1995] 2 AC 65; [1995] 2 WLR 450; [1995] 2 All ER 313 16/03/1995

Publishing

Napier & Another v Pressdram Ltd

[2009] EWCA Civ 443 19/05/2009

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 3)

[2008] EWHC 1777 (QB); [2008] EMLR 20; The Times, 30 July 2008 24/07/2008

Mosley v News Group Newspapers Ltd (No 1)

[2008] EWHC 687 (QB) 09/04/2008

Sheikha Mouza al Misnad v Azzaman Ltd & Others

[2003] EWHC 1783 (QB) 21/07/2003

Milne v Express Newspapers (No.2)

[2003] EWHC 1843 (QB) 10/07/2003

Musa King v Telegraph Group Ltd (QBD)

[2003] EWHC 1312 (QB) 09/06/2003

Harrods Ltd v Dow Jones & Co Inc

[2003] EWHC 1162 (QB) 22/05/2003

Milne v Express Newspapers (QBD)

[2002] EWHC 2564 (QB); [2003] 1 WLR 927; [2003] 1 All ER 482; [2003] EMLR 440 29/11/2002

Foster & Another v Associated Newspapers Limited

[2002] EWHC 1885 (QB) 13/09/2002

Fayed v Telegraph Group Ltd

[2002] EWHC 1631 (QB) 24/07/2002

Kinch v Associated Newspapers Ltd

[2002] EWHC 1020 (QB) 29/04/2002

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd (No.3)

12/03/2002 12/03/2002

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.4)

[2001] EWCA Civ 933; [2002] 1 WLR 934; [2001] 4 All ER 861; [2001] EMLR 858 20/06/2001

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.3)

[2001] EWCA Civ 871; [2001] EMLR 832 12/06/2001

Branson v Bower

[2001] EWCA Civ 791; [2001] EMLR 800 24/05/2001

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd (No.2)

27/07/2000 27/07/2000

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd (No.2)

[2000] 1 WLR 1732 10/03/2000

Gaddafi v Telegraph Group Ltd

[1998] EWCA Civ 1626; [2000] EMLR 431 28/10/1999

McPhilemy v Times Newspapers Ltd

[1999] EWCA Civ 1464; [1999] 3 All ER 775; [1999] EMLR 751 21/05/1999

Marks & Spencer plc v Granada Television Ltd

[1998] EWCA Civ 207 11/02/1998

Trade Marks

Greig v Insole

[1978] 1 WLR 302 25/11/1978

Publications

Blackstone's Guide to the Defamation Act 2013

By James Price QC. 19 Sep 2013

Tugendhat & Christie: The Law of Privacy and the Media, Second Edition

By James Price QC. 17 Mar 2011

The Law of Privacy and the Media

By James Price QC. 17 Oct 2002

News

20 Nov 2013

Defamation Act 2013 to come into force on 1 January 2014

Lord McNally confirms Act will come into force in New Year

19 Sep 2013

Blackstone’s Guide to the Defamation Act 2013 published

Guide to the new Act out now

3 Apr 2012

Times withdraws Flood appeal

Second limb of appeal to Supreme Court abandoned

21 Mar 2012

Flood: Supreme Court overturns Court of Appeal

First limb of The Times' Reynolds appeal succeeds

28 Oct 2011

5RB tops Chambers and Partners 2012

Adam Wolanski wins Defamation and Privacy Junior Barrister of the Year

27 Sep 2011

‘Truly experts’

The Legal 500 review 2012

21 Jun 2011

Launch of Early Resolution CIC

New arbitration service for libel disputes

17 Jun 2011

BBC finds sweatshop film ‘probably’ faked

Flagship investigation programme to apologise to Primark

17 Mar 2011

New edition of privacy book published

Second edition of Tugendhat & Christie: The Law of Privacy and the Media published

3 Dec 2010

Flood v Times may go to Supreme Court

Court proposes granting Times permission to appeal subject to their paying costs in any event

5 Nov 2010

5RB tops directory ranking

Chambers & Partners 2011 edition praises set

13 Jul 2010

Flood wins Reynolds appeal

Court of Appeal overturns finding that Times article was protected by Reynolds privilege

22 Jan 2010

Media law debated at Cambridge Union

Motion that 'the British press has too much freedom' lost

24 Sep 2009

Legal 500 2009 review praises 5RB

21 barristers recommended by legal directory in defamation, privacy, media, entertainment and sport

24 Jul 2008

Max Mosley awarded £60,000

FIA President wins record privacy damages against News Group

14 Jul 2008

Max Mosley privacy trial concludes

5RB's James Price QC and Mark Warby QC deliver closing speeches

1 Jul 2008

Mosley damages claim survives

Attempt to strike out claim for exemplary damages in privacy action fails

9 Apr 2008

Mosley refused ‘orgy’ injunction

'No point' in preventing News of the World showing video on website, rules Eady J

19 Mar 2008

Adelson accepts apology, damages

Associated Newspapers apologises to US entrepreneur and settles libel claim

22 Jan 2008

New York to fight ‘libel tourism’

Proposed legislation to prevent enforcement of foreign libel judgments

8 Nov 2007

5RB tops Chambers & Partners review

20 Barristers rated and recommended in the new annual survey

20 Sep 2007

5RB tops Legal 500

20 Barristers rated and recommended in Defamation, Privacy, Intellectual Property, Sport and Media & Entertainment Law

2 May 2007

OK! wins Douglas appeal

House of Lords find Hello! liable for breach of confidence

20 Nov 2006

OK! v Hello! reaches the Lords

OK! appeals against CA decision to strip it of £1m damages in wedding photos saga

24 Oct 2006

5RB tops Chambers & Partners review

Nineteen barristers recommended in Annual Survey

11 Oct 2006

Wall St Journal wins Reynolds case

House of Lords allows appeal in important restatement of the public interest privilege defence

27 Sep 2006

5RB tops Legal 500 survey

Twenty barristers recommended across core practice areas

27 Jun 2006

Father wins family report ban case

Court of Appeal rules that children may be identified after family cases end

26 Jun 2006

Jameel reaches the Lords

Wall Street Journal appeals on Reynolds and presumption of damage

28 Feb 2006

Family law media reporting challenge

Court of Appeal hears test case over reporting restrictions in the family courts

25 Jan 2006

Telegraph loses Galloway appeal

CA rules that articles not covered by Reynolds privilege or Fair Comment

24 Oct 2005

Chambers’ Review: 5RB top again

20 barristers recommended for Media, Entertainment, Defamation, Privacy, Intellectual Property & Sports Law

20 Oct 2005

Naomi Campbell costs ruling

Mirror's challenge to CFAs is dismissed by the Lords

10 Oct 2005

Galloway case returns to Court

Daily Telegraph appeals against libel award to MP

21 Sep 2005

5RB tops annual Legal 500 Review

17 barristers named as leaders in their field

26 May 2005

CFAs face new challenge in Lords

Mirror argues conditional fee agreements infringe Article 10

9 May 2005

Jessie Wallace fails in injunction bid

Judge allows News of the World to print former boyfriend’s allegations

6 May 2005

Lords to hear Jameel Appeal

Reynolds test and presumption of damage to be reviewed

18 Apr 2005

Galloway case off to Court of Appeal

Master of the Rolls to hear Telegraph libel appeal

9 Mar 2005

Privacy injunction for Elizabeth Jagger

Judge restrains further publication of nightclub CCTV footage

3 Feb 2005

Wall Street Journal appeal dismissed

Rejection of Reynolds privilege upheld but Dow Jones wins Internet appeal

13 Dec 2004

Douglas v Hello! in the CA

Appeals being heard this week

2 Dec 2004

Galloway awarded £150,000 damages

Decision in Telegraph libel case

29 Nov 2004

Jameel Appeals in the CA

Challenge to presumption of damage in defamation

15 Nov 2004

Galloway libel case reaches court

Telegraph's case is that report was privileged

5 Nov 2004

5RB top in Chambers & Partners Review

Seventeen 5RB members ranked

19 Oct 2004

Don King libel case continues

CA rules England correct forum for Internet libel claim

11 Oct 2004

The new term ahead…

Autumn/Winter 2004 at 5RB

24 Sep 2004

5RB top in Legal 500 Review

15 barristers named as leaders in their field

3 Feb 2004

Douglas v Hello!

Judgment available

8 Apr 2003

Douglas v Hello!

Judgment In!


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