Associate Emma Linch’s article, ‘Defamation Update: Serious Harm, Lachaux and Beyond’, has been published on the International Forum for Responsible Media blog (Inforrm). Providing a clear overview of the serious harm test in libel claims, Emma discusses recent cases where claimants have succeeded or failed to satisfy the test, and what this means for future defamation actions. To read further on her assessment, you can click here.
SMB’s Music department has launched a partnership with The BRIT School, the UK’s first and leading free performing and creative arts school, who are responsible… Read more
In a judgment handed down on Tuesday 19th January, SMB won a claim to recover the domain name blackjack.com on behalf of our client, Hanger Holdings.Read more
SMB’s Film and TV Team has advised its client 42, the UK/US management and production company (Outside the Wire, Watership Down), on the production, financing and distribution arrangements for its new film Silent Twins.Read more