Supreme Court upholds celebrity injunction

The Supreme Court has today allowed an appeal by a celebrity (PJS) seeking an injunction preventing publication of details of his private life, by a majority of four to one: PJS v News Group Newspapers Ltd [2016] UKSC 26.  In… Read more

Article published on new Europe-wide freezing order

The European Parliament and the Council of the EU are currently considering a proposed Regulation for a new European Account Preservation Order, which will introduce a new and additional kind of bank freezing order available throughout the EU (see post). The UK… Read more

Corporate fraud, investigations and asset recovery update

Our summer fraud update has been published, with articles on the following: Delaying asset disclosure under worldwide freezing orders: No more pulling yourself up by your bootstraps? JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov & Others [2010] EWHC 2352 (Comm) Accepting the… Read more