Social Media - Adam Wolanski, 5RB (Defamation, Data, Privacy, London, 27.11.18) How do you deal with defamation on social media - practically and legally - including take-down requests and the problem of anonymous defamers?
Injunctions - Adam Wolanski, 5RB (Defamation and Media, London, 22.11.17) Can the open justice principal ever be overridden to give effect to individuals' article 8 rights in the light of Khuja (PNM) v Times Newspapers?
Privacy - Gavin Millar QC, Matrix Chambers (Defamation and Media, London, 22.11.17) To what extent is "a reasonable expectation of privacy" trumping the press’s right to freedom of expression? Going beyond the media, what is being said about defending privacy claims generally?
Offer of Amends - Justin Rushbrooke QC, 5RB (Defamation and Media, London, 22.11.17) How is the Court approaching the offer of amends procedure? What is it regarding as being most serious? How generous is it being when deciding on quantum of damages?
Data Protection - Hugh Tomlinson QC and Aidan Wills, Matrix Chambers (Defamation and Media, London, 22.11.17) Despite all the noise, does the DPA in reality provide an effective privacy remedy or has its value been exaggerated? When does the DPA give claimants the edge?
Public Interest - Heather Rogers QC, One Brick Court (Defamation and Media, London, 22.11.17) What can you infer about the future direction of defamation law from the Court’s first substantive consideration of section 4 of the 2013 Act: the defence of publication on matter of public interest?
Social Media - Dan Tench, CMS - Dan Tench, CMS (Defamation and Media, London, 22.11.17) Where is the line when it comes to defamation on Social Media, with reference to the IMPRESS award in Dennis Rice v Byline Media and the Jack Monroe v Katie Hopkins case?