Inforrm: New Feature – Resources

25 01 2012

Inforrm Resources

Our regular readers will have noticed a new feature on the home page this week – a “Resources” box in the right hand column.  We have introduced this to provide instant access to some resources which are useful to media lawyers but which some readers may find difficult to locate quickly. Read the rest of this entry »





Leveson: Could Press Regulation include Libel Arbitration? – Hugh Tomlinson QC

25 01 2012

During the first seven weeks of evidence at his inquiry, Lord Justice Leveson has visited the outer reaches of journalism and ethics. But he has to look beyond the paparazzi packs and the story-lobbing editors and make practical recommendations for “effective policy and regulation”. A tempting menu of at least 12 regulatory models has been presented. The large and difficult question is which of these is at once practical and strikes the right balance between individuals, the public, and the press. Read the rest of this entry »