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13.02.18

Iain Wilson interviewed by the Guardian on the use of spyware

Brett Wilson LLP partner Iain Wilson took part in an interview about the increasing use of spyware in stalking/harassment cases and it legal ramifications.  The interview can be found here.

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2.11.17

Brett Wilson LLP lawyers recommended in Chambers and Partners 2018 directory

Brett Wilson LLP lawyers have been ranked in the latest edition of the prestigious Chambers and Partners legal directory, which was published on 2 November 2017. Partner Iain Wilson is ranked as a leading defamation and reputation lawyer and described as ‘”a respected claimant lawyer, representing individuals in libel, privacy and harassment disputes. A satisfied client comments: “He’s…

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12.10.17

Brett Wilson LLP and its lawyers recommended in Legal 500 directory

Brett Wilson LLP has been ranked in the 2017 edition of the Legal 500 as a leading firm in the fields of Reputation Management, White Collar Crime/Fraud and General Crime.  The latest edition was published on 11 October 2017 and marks the sixth consecutive year that Brett Wilson LLP has featured in the directory. Partner…

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11.03.17

Iain Wilson discusses the legal pitfalls of tweeting in Yahoo News interview

Brett Wilson LLP partner Iain Wilson discusses the libel risks associated with using Twitter in an interview with Yahoo News.  The interview can be found here.  

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3.03.17

Libel/Defamation: Jack Monroe v Katie Hopkins – Iain Wilson discusses libel on Twitter in the i newspaper

Brett Wilson LLP partner Iain Wilson has been interviewed by the i newspaper, offering expert opinion on Twitter libel.   The article can be found here.

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20.02.17

Iain Wilson interviewed by BBC News about Piers Morgan/JK Rowling Twitter spat

Brett Wilson partner Iain Wilson has been interviewed by BBC London News and provided expert comment on the Twitter spat between Piers Morgan and JK Rowling, and the potential legal ramifications of tweeting.

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9.01.17

Brett Wilson LLP and partners recommended in Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners directories

The prestigious Legal 500 directory has again listed Brett Wilson LLP as a leading firm in the fields of reputation management, white collar crime/fraud and general crime. The 2016 edition of the directory was published on 14 September 2016.  This is the fifth consecutive year that Brett Wilson LLP has featured in the directory. Additionally, partners Iain Wilson and Nick…

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25.11.16

Iain Wilson discusses combating 'sextortion' on television and radio

Brett Wilson LLP partner Iain Wilson took part in TV and radio interviews for BBC Points West and BBC Wiltshire on 23 November 2016 to offer an expert’s view on the latest sextortion racket. The radio interview can be found here (1 hr 38 min).

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31.08.16

Brett Wilson Media Law Blog launched

Brett Wilson LLP has launched a dedicated media law blog.  The blog, which can be found here will contain articles on the latest developments on defamation, privacy, harassment and data protection law. The blog includes an archive of several hundred articles on media law and is one of the largest media law resources on the Web. Commenting on…

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31.07.16

Defamed by Persons Unknown

The case of Smith v Unknown Defendants [2016] EWHC 1775 (QB) was a libel action against unknown defendants who had published defamatory material on a website.  The Queen’s Bench Division granted the claimant’s application for default judgment against the second defendant in his absence and granted summary relief of £10,000 in damages as well as injunctions…

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