TV presenter seeks damages and injunction over ‘smears’ in bogus adverts for face cream.
Developer Paddy McKillen has received an apology in the High Court over a column in the Irish Daily Mail. The paper’s publishers, Associated Newspapers, has also made a substantial contribution to a charity nominated by Mr McKillen, according to the developer’s solicitor Paul Tweed. Click here to view the full article
One of Ireland’s rugby greats is to receive “substantial” damages over false allegations that he manipulated team selection to ensure his position for the British and Irish Lions.
Paul Tweed attracted star clients by suing publishers in Belfast, London and Dublin. He plans to hold the social media giants to the same standards. Click here to view full article
Exiled Palestinian politician Mohammed Dahlan issues libel proceedings against social media giants Facebook and Twitter in Dublin
A PALESTINIAN politician exiled by Fatah president Mahmoud Abbas has issued libel proceedings against social media giants Facebook and Twitter in Dublin. Mohammed Dahlan, who is attempting to return to frontline Gaza politics, is taking the action over allegations around issues relating to the uprising in Turkey and civil war in Syria. Click here to…
Belfast lawyer Paul Tweed has issued libel proceedings in Dublin against Facebook and Twitter on behalf of exiled Palestinian politician Mohammed Dahlan, The Irish News reports. Click here to view full article
HOLLYWOOD couple Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis have settled a legal action over paparazzi pictures of their baby daughter appearing on a newspaper website, their Belfast-based lawyer has confirmed. Paul Tweed said the movie stars have resolved proceedings against the publishers of the MailOnline, with an undertaking to limit future photographs. Click here to view…
Former Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson has secured an apology over false newspaper claims that he was once a member of a terror grouping. Click here to view full article
A Belfast-based libel lawyer has secured an apology for the Duchess of York over false media claims that she would supply personal details on Princess Diana in return for cash. As Paul Tweed confirmed the settlement reached in a case brought by Sarah Ferguson, he also pledged to continue inquiries aimed at identifying the source…
A new corporate international advisory legal practice – Tweed – will take on the social media giants for corporates, politicians and CEOs over reputational, privacy and data issues. Click here to view full article