TikTok facing £1bn claim for ‘illegally’ collecting children’s data

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TikTok and its parent company ByteDance is facing a data claim worth £1 billion over allegations that it illegally collected the personal information of children whilst they used its app. The claim has been filed at the High Court in England and Wales. The claimants have stated the defendants ‘deliberately violated United Kingdom and European […]

Battle of the caterpillars: Colin v Cuthbert!

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No doubt you have seen news of this trade mark infringement claim if you have been on social media recently. Marks and Spencer (M&S) have begun a legal claim against Aldi alleging that Aldi’s Cuthbert the caterpillar cake has infringed on its trade mark for its Colin the caterpillar cake. The intellectual property claim filed […]

Using witness statements and expert evidence at trial?

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Witness statements: Generally, the court will order the parties to exchange witness statements for all witnesses of fact that are due to attend trial. The purpose of the witness statement is to set out in writing the evidence of the maker of the witness statement which is relied upon by the party calling that witness. […]