The transcripts of the official inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the press. More…

It is difficult, because a lot of the time you're -- insofar as -- a lot of the time you're dealing with photographers, you don't know their names. You might have their number plates, have pictures of them, you don't know their names. Insofar as no win no fee arrangements are available to protect, and they theoretically would be, if you're suing unknown people, which is what Tinglan Hong's action is, against "unknown photographers", no lawyer will acting on a CFA against an unknown defendant because you're never ever going to get paid. So in reality, unless there's a proper regulator, there is no protection from paparazzi at all unless you're wealthy, which is wrong.

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