Analysis: Schoolboy scandals and defamation in South Africa. Quo vadis? – Dario Milo and Greg Palmer

28 03 2011

The recent South African Constitutional Court judgment involving a schoolboy prank and the computer manipulation of their headmaster and deputy head, has raised some very tricky issues around laws of defamation. Dario Milo and Greg Palmer, who represented the “Klofies three” examine the judgment. Read the rest of this entry »





Law and Media Round Up – 28 March 2011

28 03 2011

In this regular feature we draw attention to the last week’s law and media news and next week’s upcoming events. If readers have any news or events which they would like to draw attention to please add them by way of comments on this post.

News

Liberal Democrat MPs continue their parliamentary activity in the field of media law.   On 17 March 2011,  John Hemming MP – who recently disclosed information covered by a High Court injunction Read the rest of this entry »