Media law & ethics for online publishers, collected and written by Judith Townend (@jtownend)
Disclaimer: This site contains general information only. This site does not contain legal advice. This site is not responsible for the content of external sites. Enquiries should be made to:
Subscribe by email!
Research: Media lawyers, journalists and bloggersPlease get in touch with your views and experiences of libel and privacy law in England and Wales.
- RT @JackofKent: At Jack of Kent: how @MoJGovUK last week dis-invited @TheHowardLeague from visiting @G4S_UK's private prisons: http://t.co… 1 day ago
- RT @JackofKent: This is the astonishing refusal by @MoJGovUK to allow the head of the estimable @TheHowardLeague into its prisons: http:/… 3 days ago
- RT @DavidErdos: Last few days to register 4 #dpnet15 after #googlespain at Cambridge w/ @juliapowles 3 DPAs, industry, academics etc. http:… 4 days ago
- RT @infolawcentre: tonight @IALS_law: DNA technology and fundamental rights protection in EU multilevel system with @joaqsarrion http://t.c… 5 days ago
- sorry to miss this tomorrow: @ChrisTMarsden @ODIHQ Hacking the law system – open legal data in Europe bit.ly/1xjb1QY 5 days ago
- RT @JTownend: ...contacted by @igavels about inappropriate use of gavel in @meejalaw logo … there’s a Tumblr of course: http://t.co/o3EERPG… 3 months ago
- [Scotland] COPFS: Guidance on cases involving Communications sent via Social Media: bit.ly/1zgEoBh #medialaw 3 months ago
- [Scotland] COPFS release: Crown Office sets out social media prosecution policy: bit.ly/1zEniLY #medialaw 3 months ago
- RT @infolawcentre: New post: An open and linkable Leveson report… inspiration for legal and policy documents? bit.ly/1xWxXEC cc @ro… 3 months ago
- RT @IndexCensorship: #PressRegulation in the #UK? Share your thoughts with @impressproject today 3-4pm GMT http://t.co/iwi8jFEpf6 4 months ago
Tag Archives: leveson
There’s already quite a bit of new stuff to add to this, but here’s the media law round up for last week: at Inforrm’s Blog.
Damian Radcliffe conducted the UK’s first review of hyperlocal media, published by NESTA in March 2012, which touched on some of the legal and regulatory issues for small local websites. He has now returned to regulation and law in more … Continue reading
I’ve rounded up the past week in media law over at the Inforrm blog. The coming week should be a bit quieter, with no significant hearings listed in the courts, the House of Commons in recess and the Leveson Inquiry … Continue reading
Last week was once again dominated by the Leveson Inquiry, with oral evidence from a variety of high profile figures: some famous for their role in entertainment and sport; others thrown into the limelight by traumatic circumstances. Read my full … Continue reading