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Defamation & Privacy Conference 2015

The essential annual update on latest developments and upcoming changes to the defamation and privacy law landscape
Christopher Jefferies on IPSO

Christopher Jefferies

Keynote Speaker

Keynote speaker

Featuring 5 leading QCs

5 QCs

2015 speakers include
Gill Phillips Dr. Ed. Legal Services Guardian News & Media Ltd
Renowned Legal Updates from the Leading QC's

Defamation Update from:
Heather Rogers QC
Privacy Update from:
Antony White QC

Exclusive IPSO update

Gain insight on how IPSO has bedded in directly from the CEO, Matthew Tee and hear from an unrivalled panel, including Christopher Jefferies

Hugh Tomlinson QC and Gavin Millar QC

amongst the exceptional speaker line up!

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Defamation & Privacy Conference 2015

Why attend the Defamation & Privacy 2015 conference?

Hear directly from those at the forefront of defamation and privacy law at this exceptional conference expertly chaired by Andrew Caldecott QC who is regarded by many as the leading advocate in the field. An EXCEPTIONAL KEYNOTE from The Hon. Mr Justice Warby!

View the current Defamation & Privacy conference agenda now.

Benefit from superb panel discussions featuring:

  • the first 6 months of IPSO
  • Protecting Journalistic Sources - what is the reality?

Hear the renowned industry updates from Heather Rogers QC and Antony White QC

Fulfil your CPD requirements whilst networking  with your peers in the industry and widening your media law network.

In our 22nd year we are looking forward to another day of high-level presentations, intensive debate and informal discussions over refreshments!

100+ attendees for Defamation & Privacy conference 2014, from companies including:

  • Burness Paull & Williamsons LLP
  • Mishcon De Reya
  • Lewis Silkin LLP
  • Channel 4 Television
  • British Sky Broadcasting Limited
  • Farrer & Co LLP
  • The Random House Group
  • Olswang LLP
  • Kingsley Napley LLP
  • Little Brown Book Group
  • Swan Turton LLP
  • BPP
  • Mishlon De Reya
  • Times Newspapers Ltd
  • Aslan Charles Kousetta LLP
  • Hayes solicitors
  • Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Withers LLP
  • MMU
  • The Random House Group Ltd
  • Thorntons Law LLP
  • Telegraph Media Group Ltd
  • Simons Muirhead & Burton
  • BBC
  • Clarke Willmott & Clarke
  • UKTV
  • Schillings
  • Clintons Solicitors
  • RTE Solicitors Office
  • Press Association
  • News International Newspapers Ltd
  • News International
  • Michael Simkins LLP
  • Meryl Evans Cyfreithwraig Solicitor
  • Mellicks
  • Ledingham Chalmers LLP
  • FremantleMedia Ltd
  • Forbes Anderson Free
  • Express Newspapers
  • DLA Piper UK LLP
  • Trinity Mirror Plc
  • 5RB
  • Squire Sanders (UK) LLP
  • Matheson
  • Ray, Quinney & Nebeker
  • Keystone Law
  • Huntingdon Law Courts
  • Treasury Solicitors Department
  • The Financial Times Ltd
  • Taylor Hampton Solicitors Ltd
  • Newspaper Society
  • BPP College of Professional Studies
  • BCL Burton Copeland
  • Informa
  • IMG Media
  • Bates Wells & Braithwaite London LLP
  • PACT
  • Levy & McRae
  • Axiom Advocates
  • Faculty of Advocates
  • Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia
  • BBC Scotland
  • William Fry
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP

The leading Defamation & Privacy conference - now in its 22nd year

The leading event of its kind, unmissable for all media lawyers who need to be on top of recent developments and prepared for future changes

Why You Cannot Miss This Exceptional Defamation & Privacy Conference!!

  1. An exceptional chance to hear from Christopher Jefferies about his views on IPSO and the future of press regulation
  2. A keynote from The Hon Mr Justice Warby 
  3. An opportunity to hear directly from Matthew Tee, Chief Executive of IPSO
  4. You will hear the second to none caselaw and legal development updates on Defamation, Privacy and Children from the exceptional of Antony White QC and Heather Rogers QC
  5. You will hear from Hugh Tomlinson QC, who drafted the Leveson Bill and is chairman of the Hacked Off campaign
  6. Experience a panel chaired by Gavin Millar QC on the protection of Journalistic sources featuring Gill Phillips of the Guardian, Peter Jukes and Chris Blackhurst!
  7. Chaired expertly by 'star individual' Chambers and Partners ranked Andrew Caldecott QC!
  8. Representation from IPSO, The Times (Pia Sarma), The Telegraph (Adam Cannon), The Guardian, Privacy International
  9. Instrumental practitioners like Charlotte Harris, Angus McBride, Ashley Hurst, Anya Proops and Louis Charalambous!

It is clear that the next 12 months are sure to be as eventful as the last and the Defamation & Privacy conference is the perfect opportunity to join with your peers to ensure you are fully up to speed and to discuss the future of media law.

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(updated 31 July 2015)

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Defamation & Privacy Testimonials

"Very interesting and useful. Well presented and organised."
G Cukier
Kingsley Napley LLP

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