April 8th, 2016

PERSONALITIES, PRIVACY AND THE MEDIA:
RECENT DEVELOPMENTS AND TOPICAL ISSUES IN DEFAMATION LAW

The rise of social media in recent years has provided a new battleground in the area of defamation law.  In addition, the protection of journalistic sources and a right to privacy have provided fertile ground for debate.

In this seminar, representatives of the NSW Defamation Bar, General Counsel and private practice will discuss the following recent developments and topical issues in the law of defamation:

  • Disclosure of Sources
  • Injunctions
  • Privacy
  • General Developments

The Panel includes:

  • Peter Bartlett, Partner, MinterEllison
  • Tom Blackburn SC, Banco Chambers 
  • Gail Hambly, Group General Counsel & Company Secretary, Fairfax Media Limited

Thursday 21 April 2016
6.15pm for a 6.30pm start, followed by drinks and nibbles.

MinterEllison
Level 40, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place, SYDNEY

$70.00 (incl GST) for CAMLA members
$95.00 (incl GST) for non-CAMLA members

Please RSVP by Friday 15th April here

Contact: camla@tpg.com.au cheque payments.

The event will be held under the Chatham House rule.

April 8th, 2016