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English courts will not generally interfere with court proceedings in Brussels Regulation member states, expert says

A recent High Court decision shows that courts in England will not usually interfere with litigation taking place in other countries that are signatories to the Brussels Regulation, an expert has said. 27 Mar 2014

Regulators need not guarantee third party losses when freezing assets, Supreme Court confirms

Bodies acting under a "public law duty" do not need to cover losses incurred by third parties when they 'freeze' the assets of a company under investigation, the Supreme Court has confirmed. 28 Feb 2013

Out-Law Guides

Search engines should face legal requirement to censor privacy-invasive material unless they act voluntarily, MPs say

New legislation should be introduced to force search engines to delete privacy-invasive material from search indexes if the companies do not take action voluntarily, a committee of MPs has said. 27 Mar 2012

Giggs named in open court as 'affair' injunction footballer

Ryan Giggs has been named by the High Court as the footballer who obtained an injunction banning the media reporting his name in association with a story about an extra-marital affair he is alleged to have had. 23 Feb 2012