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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDissenting Judgments in the Law
EditorsNeal Geach, Christopher Monaghan
PublisherWildy, Simmons and Hill
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)978-0-490084-8, 0854900845
Publication statusPublished - 2012


Argues that the opinion of Baroness Hale in the case of Jameel v Wall Street Journal Sprl [2006] UKHL 44 should have prevailed in the case so that corporations have to prove special damage, or the likelihood of it occurring, in order to succeed in a defamation case. It is argued that this would be a small, but important, change in the law which would create fairness between the parties.

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