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

Hamlins nominated for the Music Week Awards 2018

The Hamlins media team have recently been nominated for a Music Week award for the second year running. The competition was tough with a record number of entries this year but Hamlins are nominated in the ‘Law Firm of the... Read more

Hamlins successfully settle News Group Newspaper trial claims

Our media team  have successfully settled the case for our client Jim Moir (Vic Reeves) who is one of the four claimants  whose phone hacking trial was due to start today against News Group Newspapers, the publishers of  The Sun. ... 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

Do you own your digital footprint? Asks commercial IP partner Matthew Pryke

The importance and value of a strong and developed digital footprint is widely recognised as a key business asset. However often businesses fail to ensure the legal rights associated with this important element of business’ brand identity is secured and... Read more

Hire of Simon Gallant brings further boost for Hamlins’ Media and Entertainment Practice

London law firm Hamlins announced that Simon Gallant – a prominent media law specialist has joined the firm as a Consultant. Simon has more than 30 years’ expertise in the field of defamation, privacy and reputation management law and was... Read more

Hamlins receives high praise from clients in The Legal 500 2017

Hamlins are delighted to have received high praise from our clients in the Legal 500 (2017 edition), one of the two leading directories which uses client feedback to rank legal services. In this latest edition, 14 of our practice areas... Read more

Hamlins promotes Aselle Djumabaeva-Wood to partner in the real estate finance team

Hamlins are delighted to announce that Aselle Djumabaeva-Wood has been promoted to a partner in the real estate finance team. Aselle joined the firm’s corporate and commercial team in 2009 and, since 2012, has carved out her own niche and... Read more

Media and IP Partner Martin Ochs quoted in the Government’s annual IP Crime and Enforcement Report

Media and IP Partner Martin Ochs has been quoted in the Government’s annual IP Crime and Enforcement Report in relation to our work for Trade mark and Right holders Against Piracy (TRAP). TRAP is  a worldwide collective of rights holders... Read more

Service charge claim – Southwark LBC v Akhtar

In Southwark LBC v Akhtar [2017] UKUT 150 (LC), the Upper Tribunal held that the service charge notices drafted and served by the landlord were valid and served properly on the tenant despite being served late and in the incorrect... Read more