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AM: Media Law Update for Journalists, Cardiff

NUJ Training Wales

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 from 09:30 to 12:30 (BST)

AM: Media Law Update for Journalists, Cardiff

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Trainer: David Banks

We're able to offer this course free of charge because we're running it in partnership with the Centre for Community Journalism at Cardiff University (@C4CJ)

A HALF-day course looking at the latest developments in the laws that affect journalists working in online, print or broadcast media

Topics to be covered include:

  • Latest cases in privacy and the implications for journalists: Impact of the General Data Protection Regulation, due to come into force in 2018.
  • Latest developments in libel, including recent cases and the effect of libel reforms of the Defamation act 2016
  • Contempt of Court – guidance on recent prosecutions – what is it safe to publish now?
  • Changes to reporting rules relating to children in and out of courts
  • Changes to copyright law
  • Reporting restrictions in the courts and relating to sexual offences
  • Law and social media as it applies to journalists
  • Update on the new IPSO code of practice for online and print journalists
  • Potential impact of departure from the EU on legal protections for publishers and broadcasters

The session will take the form of a presentation, with a short workshop and there will be plenty of opportunities for discussion of individual issues/concerns.

Slides and supporting notes will be made available to those attending on the day.

Do you have questions about AM: Media Law Update for Journalists, Cardiff? Contact NUJ Training Wales

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Room 433 CAVC, City Centre Campus
Dumballs Road
Cardiff
CF10 5BF
United Kingdom

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 from 09:30 to 12:30 (BST)


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