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Chambers Bar Awards 2018

5RB is pleased to announce that Adrienne Page QC has been named Defamation Silk of the Year at the annual Chambers & Partners Bar awards held on 25 October 2018. Adrienne is currently representing Bruno… Read More »

Ben Hamer joins 5RB

5RB welcomes Ben Hamer as a new member of Chambers after a successful pupillage. During his pupillage Ben was supervised by Adam Wolanski, Jonathan Barnes, Richard Munden and Adam Speker. He worked on numerous cases… Read More »

Information Commissioner apologises

An appeal against a Monetary Penalty Notice imposed on a business for an alleged breach of the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 (PECR) has been resolved after the Information Commissioner said she would not… Read More »

Conference5RB 2018

Conference5RB was held on 26 September 2018 at IET Savoy Place. Emma Bate, General Counsel for the ICO, delivered the keynote speech, discussing the most significant issues facing the ICO and industry.  These included issues… Read More »

Chambers Bar Awards 2018

5RB is pleased to announce that we have once again been shortlisted for Defamation Set of the Year based on research conducted for the next edition of Chambers UK.  In addition, Adrienne Page QC and Justin Rushbrooke QC have been… Read More »

Person Unknown cases

Person or Persons Unknown has become increasingly common in media and communications litigation.   In Adam Speker’s article “Recent Issues in Person Unknown”,  Adam discusses avenues to explore. Adam acted for the applicants in recent cases involving… Read More »