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Day: 17 April 2019

Important judgment in claim for misuse of private information

International businessman (identified as ZXC) wins damages and injunction for misuse of private information in important High Court Judgment against Bloomberg LP arising from 2016 publication of article detailing leaked allegations of corruption/fraud from a law enforcement investigation at a time when the Claimant had not been charged with any offences.  The Judgment of Nicklin […]

Challenge to Home Office policy concerning victims of trafficking: Interim relief and permission to bring judicial review

In an action brought by two victims of modern slavery, the High Court today continued interim relief barring the government from automatically ending support to any victim of trafficking 45 days from receipt of a positive Conclusive Grounds decision. The Judge accepted that the automatic cessation of support after 45 days carried a serious risk […]