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July 22, 2011

Privacy law: the tweet

Categories: News, Privacy

As promised, Mark Warby QC summarises the law in 140 characters


As promised last month, and only a few weeks late, Mark Warby QC follows up his privacy law blog with a summary of the law of England and Wales on restraining the publication of private information in just 140 characters:

Court will gag D if C shows info such that reasonable to expect privacy unless on balance some overriding rights likely to prevail at trial.

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