JUSTICE training event: Life and Law Online: Defamation, freedom of expression and the web – 20 November 2012

10 11 2012

JUSTICE, the law reform and human rights charitable organisation, will be exploring developments in libel, privacy and freedom of expression online at an evening training course later this month. Speakers include: Rosemary Jay, Senior Attorney, Hunton & Williams; Ashley Hurst, Partner, Olswang LLP; Keith Mathieson, Partner, Reynolds Porter Chamberlain; Catrin Evans, One Brick Court; Hugh Tomlinson QC, Matrix: Emma Jelley, Google. Read the rest of this entry »

Internet Anonymity: A Very British Dilemma – Paul Bernal

10 11 2012

Andy Smith, a senior security official at the Cabinet Office, caused quite a stir at the Parliament and Internet Conference last month, when he suggested that people should use false names and provide false information on the internet – and in particular, when using social networking sites. Reaction was explosive in both directions. Read the rest of this entry »


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