Non-fee Earning

Christopher Hutchings featured as lawyer of the week in Law Society Gazette

Media partner Christopher Hutchings has been featured as lawyer of the week in Law Society Gazette on 5th March 2018 in light of his recent win in a landmark case against Channel 5. The case for invasion of privacy on... Read more

Landmark win in the High Court against Channel 5 for invasion of privacy on the TV show ‘Can’t Pay We’ll Take It Away’

Our media team has won a landmark case against Channel 5 for the TV programme Can’t Pay We’ll Take It Away, which went to a full Trial in the High Court earlier this month. The case: Channel 5, who broadcast... Read more

Hamlins and NCP to host joint event at MIPIM 2018

Hamlins is delighted to be hosting an evening reception at MIPIM 2018 in partnership with our client National Car Parks (NCP). In its 29th year, MIPIM is the leading Real Estate event for property professionals worldwide. MIPIM combines networking, conferences, awards and an... Read more

Can’t Pay We’ll Take it Away: Hamlins first to bring privacy claim against Channel 5’s TV programme

Reality TV makers set to be under greater scrutiny regarding invasion of privacy as landmark case set for Trial in High Court in London A landmark case, which will ultimately determine the rights and freedom of reality TV makers in the... Read more

HPN Breakfast with Gerald Ratner, 13th December 2017

THIS EVENT IS NOW OVER Hamlins Property Network (HPN) will be hosting our next property breakfast on 13th December 2017. We are delighted to welcome guest speaker the infamous businessman Gerald Ratner, who gained a place in history for ‘that gaffe’... Read more

Matthew Pryke comments on fans’ online rant leading to libel claim damages in Entertainment Law Review

Hamlins Partner, Matthew Pryke has commented on fans’ online rant leading to libel claim damages in Entertainment Law Review. In his article Matthew summarises the recent case of Graham Woodward v Andrew Grice. The article considers the basis upon which... Read more

Hamlins to sponsor the Small Cap Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) event on 4th October 2017

(This event is now over.) You can see a recording of the event at   Hamlins will be sponsoring the Small Cap Club event on 4th October alongside NEX Exchange on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). This breakfast event will aim to... Read more

Never has there been so much commotion over the word “or”…

The Court of Appeal in Grimes v The Trustees of the Essex Farmers & Union Hunt ([2017] EWCH Civ361) has ruled that notice provisions in a tenancy agreement should be considered in the context of the contract as a whole,... Read more

Turning It Over – Turnover rent points to note for both landlords and tenants

Turnover rent is a useful way for landlords and tenants to share the success and risk of trading premises. Turnover rent is typical in most leases in shopping centres, factory outlet centres, airports and railway stations but is increasingly common... Read more

HPN breakfast with Matthew Parris 29th June 2017

Hamlins were delighted to welcome distiguished political commentator Matthew Parris as guest speaker at our HPN breakfast event on 29th June 2017. Matthew provided his insightful views into the current political situation but also some amusing anecdotes and insights –... Read more