Draft Defamation Bill – Submission of the Law Council of Australia

2 07 2011

The Media and Communications Committee of the Law Council of Australia – the peak representative body of the Australian legal profession – has submitted a Response to the draft Defamation Bill Consultation.  The submission of the Committee – chaired by barrister Matthew Collins – focuses on the Antipodean experience with reforms similar to those being contemplated for England and Wales that have been tried and, in some cases, discarded. Read the rest of this entry »