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Upcoming event: 26 October 2013 - NUJ and MRC Conference - ‘The Internet and the Law’

When: Saturday 26 October 2013, 10:00 – 19:00

Where: New Academic Building, Goldsmiths University of London, London SE14 6NW

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Leveson, royal charter(s), libel reform – UK law is changing and its impact on the internet is yet to become clear. 217 more words

Media Law

Law and Media Round Up – 15 April 2013

The Defamation Bill is now coming to the end of its passage through Parliament. On 16 April 2013 it will be back before the Commons on “ping pong”, the stage at which the Commons considers new amendments made by the House of Lords. 107 more words

Media Law

Funding opportunity: PhD studentship for research project on corporations and defamation

The University of Portsmouth is seeking applicants for a funded PhD on corporations and defamation – looks like a fascinating project!

The full project title is: “The Defamation of Companies: Free Speech, Public Protection and the Economic Consequences of False Statements upon the Value and Reputation of Companies”. 484 more words

Media Law

Law and Media Round Up – 24 September 2012

The theme of privacy continued to dominate media law discussion last week, as a French court granted an injunction prohibiting further publication of the Duchess of Cambridge photographs in France. 1,969 more words

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Defamation Trials, Summary Determinations and Assessments: 2011 to 2012

This post is an update to Inforrm’s previous tally of defamation cases, which tracked Defamation Trials, Summary Determinations and Assessments in 2011; 2010 and… 282 more words

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Law and Media Round Up – 19 March 2012

It was the thirteenth week of evidence at the Leveson Inquiry. As Natalie Peck reported for Inforrm here, the Inquiry heard from former Times in-house lawyer, … 2,375 more words

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