News that the ex-Manchester United star and his wife Stacey were embroiled in a High Court dispute emerged earlier this year.
Mr Justice Cobb on Friday considered issues relating to reporting at a preliminary private hearing in the Family Division of the High Court in London.
The judge made an order limiting what journalists would be able to report - after an application by Giggs.
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Specialist lawyers are currently debating how much the public should be told about people involved in big-money divorce battles after two High Court judges outlined opposing views. Mr Justice Holman, who analyses cash fights between separated couples at public hearings, has said there is a 'pressing need' for more openness.