James Gilbert Ltd v MGN Ltd: 2000

The test to be applied to the question of summary disposal under s.8 of the 1996 Act is the same as that under CPR Part 24.


Early J


[2000] EMLR 681


Defamation Act 1996 8, Civil Procedure Rules 24


England and Wales

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CitedDowntex v Flatley CA 2-Oct-2003
The claimants sought damages for defamation and breach of contract. The claimants had purchased a business from the defendant, which contract included a clause requiring the defendant to say nothing damaging about the business. The defendant . .
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Defamation, Civil Procedure Rules

Updated: 06 December 2022; Ref: scu.186630