Paradise Papers: ICIJ partners and Appleby agree to settlement – ICIJ

Law firm Appleby has ended its legal action against the the Guardian and the BBC over their roles in the Paradise Papers investigation into the use of offshore tax havens by some of the world’s richest and most powerful individuals and companies.

In an agreed statement following the confidential settlement, the parties announced that they had “resolved their differences” in relation to Appleby’s breach of confidence claim concerning the leak.

Appleby said it wanted to know which of its confidential documents had been taken so that it could “respond meaningfully” to clients, regulators and colleagues about them.

The statement said the

... read more at: