Monthly Archives: June 2015

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43 Temple Row Chambers is delighted to welcome our new Pupil, Mr Thomas Wheeler.

Upon being called to the Bar in 2011, Thomas completed a Masters in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice at Birmingham University. Before taking up pupillage at 43 Temple Row Chambers, Thomas had formerly practiced as a solicitor’s agent on the Midlands Circuit dealing with financial and contractual disputes. This experience of formulating arguments and making submissions in Court has allowed Thomas to integrate seamlessly into chambers.

Thomas has an interest in…

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The Court of Appeal recently gave Judgment in Vidal-Hall v Google [2014] EWHC 13 (QB) and decided important principles in matters involving the misuse of private information.

The Claimants in this case were individuals who had used the internet on their computers through their Apple Safari browser.  Unbeknownst to the Claimants, and contrary to the Defendant’s publicly stated position, the Defendant collected private information about the Claimants’ internet usage without consent.  The information collected was then utilised as part of a commercial offering to advertisers…

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