Coolmore Stud’s solicitors poised to move on book action

Author of The Dark Horse Inside Coolmore denies any defamation

19th June, 2016
Coolmore Stud

Solicitors for Coolmore Stud plan on writing to more than 20 booksellers next week, alerting them to a High Court judgment that refused a former employee injunctions preventing its lawyers from warning bookshops against selling a book about the firm.

William Jones, author of The Dark Horse Inside Coolmore, denies any defamation despite evidence from Coolmore and others who have worked for it during the case that the book is untrue and inaccurate.

In her judgment,...

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