TRK & BVP v ICM 2016] EWHC 2810 (QB): privacy, misuse of private information, injunctive relief

November 15, 2016

Recently Justice Warby in TRK & BVP v ICM 2016] EWHC 2810  granted an injunction Read the rest of this entry »

Pippa Middleton & anor v Person Unknown or Persons Unknown [2016] EWHC 2354 (QB); injunction, misuse of private information, breach of copyright, Human Rights Act sections 8, 10 and 12

September 29, 2016

Yesterday in Pippa Middleton & anor v Person Unknown or Persons Unknown [2016] EWHC 2354 (QB)  Mrs Justice Whippie continued an injunction made on 24 September 2016 prohibiting the publication of photographs hacked from Pippa Middleton’s iCloud account.  The media reports that Read the rest of this entry »

UK High Court issues injunction in revenge porn case: J.P.H v XYZ

October 22, 2015

On Saturday 10 October 2015 in J.P.H v X.Y.Z [2015] EWHC 2871 the High Court, Queens Bench Division, per Justice Popplewell granted a non disclosure order restraining the publication of images and information in a revenge porn case.

Facts

JPH is described as a successful professional actor who Read the rest of this entry »

AMC & KLJ V News Group Newspapers Ltd: privacy injunction in the UK

September 1, 2015

The UK High Court in AMC & KLJ v News Group Newspapers Ltd [2015] EWHC 2361, per Laing J, granted an injunction in relation to a proposed story about an infidelity of a UK former sportsman.

FACTS

On the evening of Friday 31 July 2015 the solicitor Read the rest of this entry »

AMM v News Group Newspapers – High Court decision in UK for privacy injunction

December 10, 2014

After a surge in their use, followed by some criticism, the use of injunctions in the privacy/misuse of private information proceedings in the United Kingdom has been quite restrained in the last few years.  That such an order is available to the court is demonstrated in the recent decision of AMM v News Group Newspapers [2014] EWHC 4063 (QB) where the Court, per Stewart J, granted an injunction restraining News Group Newspaper from publishing private information.

FACTS

The Defendant is the publisher of the Sun on Sunday. The application for an injunction sought Read the rest of this entry »