PRS FOR MUSIC WINS HIGH COURT APPEAL AGAINST THE BBC AND SKY

November 9, 2018

PRS for Music (PRSfM) has won its appeal against a decision of the Copyright Tribunal that it had jurisdiction to set the terms of the BBC’s licences with PRSfM to the extent that they concern foreign copyrights. Following a two day hearing in the High Court in London, Mr Justice Arnold allowed PRSfM’s appeal and… Read more »

Simkins wins ‘Case of The Year’

November 7, 2018

Simkins are pleased to announce that we won “Case of The Year” at Spear’s Wealth Management Awards 2018, for the reputation team’s representation of Sir Cliff Richard in his ground-breaking privacy case against the BBC.  Gideon Benaim who heads the Simkins reputation team was also shortlisted for “Lawyer of the Year – Reputation”.