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Section 30 defence for WIN Television upheld in High Court

On 20 May 2021, the High Court of Australia pronounced orders dismissing an application for special leave to appeal the decision of the Court of Appeal dismissing an  appeal against the judgment obtained at trial in favour of the mass-media defendant WIN Television...

Media win in Court of Appeal

The plaintiff brought claims in defamation in the Supreme Court against two media organisations and the State of New South Wales. Matthew Richardson appeared for the media defendants and Sue Chrysanthou appeared for the State in obtaining an order for security for...

Court of Appeal victory

Congratulations to Peter Gray SC and Richard Potter on their win for Dylan Voller in the Court of Appeal in this much-discussed case. The Court confirmed that various media companies were the ‘publishers’ of comments posted by third parties to the FaceBook pages of...