Year: 2016

High Court grants interim injunction

Mr Justice Nicol has today handed down judgment in the case of ERY v Associated Newspapers Limited, granting an interim injunction to the Claimant preventing the publication of information regarding a police investigation into the… Read More »

5RB Welcomes Tom Blackburn SC (Australia)

5RB is pleased to announce that Tom Blackburn SC (Australia) is joining Chambers as a tenant from 5 September 2016. Tom is one of the leading media law and defamation silks in Australia. He has… Read More »

Court of Appeal overturns Simpson strike out

The Court of Appeal has today overturned the decision of Mr Justice Warby to strike out Mirror Group’s plea of justification in the libel claim brought by Leicester City footballer Danny Simpson. Mr Simpson is… Read More »