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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Robertson & Nicol on Media Law 6th ed isbn 9780414047976

Robertson & Nicol on Media Law 5th ed

ISBN13: 9781847030245
New Edition ISBN: 9780414047976
Previous Edition ISBN: 0752005197
Published: September 2007
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £255.00
Paperback edition out of print, ISBN13 9780141030210

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The new edition of this popular title provides a thorough analysis of the disparate laws that impinge on journalists' and broadcasters' rights to publish. It supplies clear guidance on the laws that affect the rights of the entire range media professionals: journalists, broadcasters, authors, Internet providers, editors, dramatists, film makers, photographers, website owners, producers and others who publish news or views through the media.

It is a one-stop source, from copyright to confidentiality to broadcasting, blasphemy and contempt of court. The authors explain the ongoing effects of the Human Rights Act 1998 on every aspect of media law, and analyse the impact on journalists and broadcasters of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Commentary on important cases, such as Douglas v Hello and BHB v William Hill, is also provided, as are chapters on reporting the courts, Whitehall, Parliament, local government and business. Written by two eminent media barristers, this new edition provides authoritative and extensive coverage of all areas of media law, cutting out the need to go to further sources.

Media and Entertainment Law
Stop Press
Freedom of Expression
The Human Rights Act
Obscenity, Blasphemy and Race Hatred
Confidence and Privacy
Contempt of Court
Reporting the Courts
Reporting Lesser Courts and Tribunals
Reporting Parliaments, Assemblies and Elections
Reporting Whitehall
Reporting Local Government
Reporting Business
Media Self-Regulation
Censorship of Films, Video & DVDs
Broadcasting Law
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes
Table of SI's
Table of European Convention on Human Rights