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Media Law for Journalists

by Ursula Smartt

  • 268 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English law: media & the law (press, radio, television),
  • Press & journalism,
  • Media & the Law,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Journalism,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Journalism,
  • Great Britain,
  • Journalists,
  • Legal status, laws, etc.,
  • Press law

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8433153M
    ISBN 101412908477
    ISBN 109781412908474

    Location: Austin American-Statesman, S Congress Ave, Austin, TX The Media Law Resource Center Institute brings top-notch First Amendment lawyers from around the country to provide legal training and answer questions. Following a plenary session examining the impact of recent attacks on the integrity and trustworthiness of the free press in the United States, this [ ]. Media Law for Journalists functions as both an introduction and a reference guide to the main legal issues facing U.K. journalists. It is intended as a course textbook for students, first and foremost. However, it is also intended to help keep journalists out of jail and on the right side of the law.

    The edition includes a page section of social media guidelines, a page section on news values and the page core of the book: the A to Z stylebook. American English is a living language, and this stylebook helps us to stay current with the style and usage/5.   We are all journalists and publishers now: at the touch of a button we can send our words, sounds and images out to the world. No matter whether you're a traditional journalist, a blogger, or handling social media for a company, everything you publish or broadcast is still subject to the law.4/5(4).

    Utah media law professor RonNell Anderson Jones also wants the press to do more to fight back. “It troubles me that journalists are still downplaying the threat to the press that the president and his administration poses,” she said. “The press is still trying to hold on to its own norms and not get down in the mud with the president. Hong Kong Media Law is an authoritative guide to the laws most important to reporters, editors, news executives and other professionals working for the print, online and broadcast media - and the lawyers who advise them. Topics include defamation, court reporting, privacy, access to information, copyright, newsgathering and reporting.


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Media Law for Journalists functions as both an introduction and a reference guide to the main legal issues facing U.K. journalists.

It is intended as a cours. Mike Dodd, Legal Editor, Press Association and member of the NCTJ Media Law Examinations Board, Mark Hanna, Senior Lecturer, University of Sheffield and Chair of the NCTJ Media Law Media Law for Journalists book Board Mike Dodd is the Press Association's legal editor and a memeber of the NCTJ's Media Law Examinations Board.

He is a qualified lawyer with nearly 50 years' experiene as a working journalist/5(42). Recent cases and examples are used to illustrate key points. Also included is an introduction to the legal system and guidelines on reporting legal issues. Tips, summaries, and a handy flow chart to defamation law make The Journalist's Guide to Media Law a handy 2/5(1).

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It is intended as a course textbook for students, first and foremost. However, it is also intended to help keep journalists out of jail and on the right side of the law/5(5). Get this from a library. Media law for journalists. [Ursula Smartt] -- An introduction and a reference guide to the main legal issues facing journalists, this book presumes no prior legal knowledge but covers all the relevant areas including defamation, privacy contempt.

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regulations, and case law. A Framework for a Free Press 15 A useful starting point create a framework for a free press is to consider what rights are essential in order for journalists to do their jobs. Self-Regulation In Lieu of Litigation 39 Journalists and news organizations make mistakes.

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'Whether you're an MSM editor or reporter, a blogger, a tweeter or a personal brand, this book might save your bacon.' - Jonathan Holmes, former ABC Media Watch host. Reviews for the fi rst edition of Hong Kong Media Law: A Guide for Journalists and Media Professionals “This book deserves to be the fi rst port of call for anyone seeking guidance on free speech and media law in Hong Kong That the book fulfi lls a felt need is.

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Fred Brown is a professor in communication ethics at the University of Denver and a principal in the media training and consulting firm Hartman & Brown, LLP.

He is a former national president of the Society of Professional Journalists and remains active on their ethics committee. Participants in the workshops will be both journalists and media personnel – for whom the workshop will be an opportunity to learn about the general principles behind defamation law – and lawyers, who will also practice developing litigationFile Size: KB.

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