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Lorna Caddy

Lorna Caddy

Lorna is an experienced intellectual property and media lawyer.

Before joining Himsworth Scott, Lorna spent 13 years at City law firm, Taylor Wessing LLP, where she worked for several leading publishers, many IP-rich businesses around the globe, and high-profile individuals.

She regularly advises on the exploitation and enforcement of intellectual property rights and content distribution. Lorna has significant experience of advising on copyright issues, both infringement and exploitation, including assignments and licensing in and out. Additionally, she has a track record of advising high-profile corporate clients (including global brand owners) on contentious and non-contentious issues, including trade mark infringement, passing off, anti-counterfeiting, comparative advertising.

Lorna has experience in advising both claimants and defendants on contentious media claims (e.g. defamation, privacy, confidential information, harassment), as well as providing pre-publication advice. She has advised clients on digital media issues including message board terms of use/ “take-down” policies, defamatory postings, and other issues relating to liability for, and moderation of, user-generated content.

Lorna also has experience in advising on advertising issues, having advised advertising agencies and businesses on pre and post publication and broadcast issues, including in relation to ASA complaints.

In 2010, Lorna was recognised by The Lawyer magazine as one of “the most talented and promising legal practitioners at work today”. Over the years, she has been regularly quoted in the media, including the BBC and more specialist publications such as Entertainment Law Review and World Intellectual Property Review.

Lorna Caddy