Reputation and privacy is a very complex field and so it is essential to understand the different meanings, and the differences, between the key terms involved. Defamation While there is no statutory definition of defamation, it is widely defined as the publication of an untrue statement, which refers to a person, to a third party which... Read More
Over the last months, the world has been enraptured by one of the most revelatory and intimate reputation battles of the past decade, as Johnny Depp failed in his libel case against the Sun newspaper. With countless deeply personal details emanating from the widely-covered trial, the media coverage on both sides of the Atlantic was immense.... Read More
Speaking to LBC’s Jim Diamond on Monday, Alex McCready, Head of Reputation & Privacy at Vardags, discussed the verdict in Johnny Depp’s case against the Sun newspaper. Labelling the decision a “damning indictment against Mr Depp”, Alex went on to explain the resulting effect on his reputation, his potential for... Read More
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