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Call # KD2870 .C76 2002
Author Crone, Tom
Title Law and the media / Tom Crone
Imprint Oxford ; Boston : Focal, 2002
Edition 4th ed / revising authors: Philip Alberstat, Tom Cassels, Estelle Overs; with expert contributors
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 INTL  KD2870 .C76 2002    AVAILABLE


Descript. xxxv, 373 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes table of cases
Previous ed.: 1995
Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-356) and index
Subject Mass media -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain
Press law -- Great Britain
Libel and slander -- Great Britain
Alt Author Alberstat, Philip, 1964-
Cassels, Tom
Overs, Estelle
OCLC # 50717125
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Rosie Boycott 
 Editors' Biographies 
 Contributors' Biographies 
 Table of Cases 
 Table of Statutes 
Pt. IProtection of Reputation1
 1Defamation / Marietta Cauchi3
 2Blasphemy, Seditious Libel and Criminal Libel / David Green34
Pt. IIIntellectual Property41
 3Copyright / Mark Cranwell43
 4New Media / Estelle Overs65
 5Rights Clearances / Philip Alberstat80
Pt. IIIPrivacy87
 6Breach of Confidence / Joanna Ludlam89
 7The Data Protection Act 1998 / Terence Bergin104
 8The «łew' Right to Privacy / Peter Grundberg114
Pt. IVComment on Court Proceedings131
 9Reporting Restrictions / Jane Colston133
 10Contempt of Court / Simon Dowson-Collins166
 11Protection of Journalistic Sources / Joanna Ludlam184
Pt. VPrevention of Publication193
 12Prior Restraint / Hugh Tomlinson195
Pt. VIState Restriction on Publication203
 13Obscenity, Indecency and Incitement to Racial Hatred / David Green205
 14Freedom of Information / Charles de Fleurieu212
 15Official Secrets / John Wadham228
 16Parliamentary Proceedings and Elections / Tom Cassels, Rebecca Handler240
Pt. VIIMedia Regulation247
 17Professional Regulatory Bodies / Tom Cassels249
 18Advertising / Tom Cassels, Rebecca Handler263
Pt. VIIIThe Law under the European Convention on Human Rights267
 19The Human Rights Act 1998 / Hugh Tomlinson269
Pt. IXThe Law in Other Jurisdictions287
 20The Law in Scotland / Rosalind McInnes289
 21The Law in the United States of America / Estelle Overs305
App. AGlossary of Legal Terms325
App. BProfessional Bodies330
App. CSpecimen Agreements335