ISPs and defamation law: hold fire, Robert Jay – Ashley Hurst

27 01 2013

Google--007Although online issues were not covered in great detail by the Leveson inquiry, Robert Jay QC’s comments to the Singapore Academy of Law concerning the liability of internet service providers (ISPs) earlier this week are startling. Read the rest of this entry »





Was Leveson wrong to reject a statutory right of reply? – Mark Thomson

27 01 2013

Right to ReplyIn his Report Lord Justice Leveson considered and rejected a proposal that there should be a statutory right of reply or correction.  This was a proposal made by the Media Regulation Roundtable in its evidence to the Inquiry [pdf]. Read the rest of this entry »