Posted tagged ‘BBC’

‘Twitter’ and Lord McAlpine

November 16, 2012


I have written extensively in the past regarding the law of social media and employment matters that you can have a read at here.

This time I once again find myself falling into the trap of discussing social media but this time in relation to defamation.  My main reason for writing this piece is because of the recent settlement between the BBC and Lord McAlpine.


It’s that…Bunging Feeling Of Being Alone….It’s The Way It Makes You Screech ….

May 30, 2012

Well, a lot has happened in the last week and also been documented on the BBC so the point of comment is limited.

I do not have a lot of time so I will bullet point some things that crossed my mind during the BBC programme:


Radio Phone-ins and some information on the Administration/Liquidation dabacle…….

January 17, 2012

It would appear, judging by the furore on certain other websites and blogs that the Rangers Tax Case has resumed. I think anyone with half a brain these days realises that the tribunal is far more about ‘how liable’ Rangers are as opposed to ‘If they are liable’.

Naturally there are still some fantasists out there that have decided to disregard all the available information and are hedging their hopes on some miracle, American County Court style acquittal type result. But such is life.


A Taxing Matter – Glasgow Rangers, Part 1.

October 19, 2011

I have decided to write down in hard format the Rangers Tax troubles that have plagued the club for approximately the last three years or so. I am a Rangers fan, I have an interest in the case both in the perspective of the law and also some may argue a vested interest due to not only my support of the club but my continuing purchase of their produce in an up front, annual manner.