Purnell v Business Magazine Ltd: CA 18 Apr 2007

The defendant appealed an award of damages for defamation.
Chadwick, Laws LJJ, Evans-Lombe J
[2007] EWCA Civ 744, [2008] 1 WLR 1
Bailii
England and Wales
Cited by:
CitedCairns v Modi CA 31-Oct-2012
Three appeals against the levels of damages awards were heard together, and the court considered the principles to be applied.
Held: In assessing compensation following a libel, the essential question was how much loss and damage did the . .
CitedTurley v Unite The Union and Another QBD 19-Dec-2019
Defamation of Labour MP by Unite and Blogger
The claimant now a former MP had alleged that a posting on a website supported by the first defendant was false and defamatory. The posting suggested that the claimant had acted dishonestly in applying online for a category of membership of the . .

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Updated: 17 March 2021; Ref: scu.258785