Damages of £40,000 awarded to two claimants in libel claim
Kadir & Anor v Channel S Television Ltd  EWHC 2305 (QB)
- Related Member(s):
- Ben Silverstone
- Related Practice Area(s):
- Media and Information Law
- Queen’s Bench Division
Judgment assessing libel damages. The claim concerned a broadcast in Bengali which alleged reasonable suspicions of fraud and an evasive response to those allegations to an estimated 3,500 viewers in the UK. Damages were assessed in the sum of £20,000 for each of the two claimants.
Ben Silverstone was involved in this case.