A brisk, informative half-day session for anyone who wants an introduction to, or refresher on, the main areas of defamation law.

The workshop will include practical exercises and quizzes, plus examples of legal problems from a range of media.

Course length:

  • Half-day

Sample course content:

  • The Defamation Act: libel defined
  • Defences to libel
  • Common danger areas and how to avoid getting sued
  • Case studies: How the media get it wrong
  • Libel and the web – current issues and grey areas, including handling online comments
  • Libel quiz
  • Your questions answered

 

How to book your workshop

Please contact us specifying your business needs, your availability, and the number of people you would like to book on to the workshop. Or use the form below: