Information and Media
We have extensive experience of acting for clients and adjudicating disputes in the media and entertainment sectors. Our barristers have a deep knowledge of the business needs and practicalities particular to these industries and have appeared in many leading cases.
Our barristers appear in all divisions of the High Court, all UK appellate courts, in arbitrations, and before professional, regulatory and disciplinary tribunals. Our barristers also appear in disputes in foreign jurisdictions (including Europe, the BVI, Hong Kong, Malaysia, and Singapore).
Our clients include household name individuals, media organisations and representative bodies, including performers, authors, managers, and record and film companies.
We advise on all aspects of the regulation of the sector, including drafting representations to OFCOM. Our barristers also are renowned for their knowledge of the regulation of cross-border broadcasting within the EU.