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Themed Scenario
a themed scenario will run throughout the day. All sessions will refer to the scenario at some point, showing how to apply the information provided in practice
Expert Speakers Include
Benefit from the insight of experts including Ashley Hurst, Partner, OLSWANG and Heather Rogers QC, One Brick Court
Interact With In-House Leaders
Professor Ian Walden Head Institute of Computer and Communications Law Queen Mary, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON
Steve Kuncewicz Head of IP & Media Bermans
Amanda Coleman Head of Corporate Communications Greater Manchester Police
Lisa Ball Senior Legal Advisor – Commercial & Marketing EASYJET
Don't Just Take Our Word For It
"excellent presentations…….lively debate"
J McDermott
Withers LLP
"very interesting and compelling…….excellent and very ….. informative"
S Phillips
DLA Piper
Keynote Advertising Standards Authority Speaker

Key decisions including the ASA have ruling about Blogger and Vloggers being paid directly by brands

“TOO HOT TO TOUCH” - Brand Protection from Internet Attack

Chatham House Rule for this Completely Confidential Round Table Discussion Session

Internet and Social Media Law World Café:

A superb round table discussion led by expert facilitators - Discuss what really matters to you 

Sponsorship opportunities available

If you want to be part of this leading event and are interested in sponsorship opportunities contact Ayo Fagbohun +44 (0)20 7017 4196 or ayo.fagbohun@informa.com

Internet and Social Media Law conference: The essential event for everyone involved in navigating the legal challenges of exploiting social media and user-generated content

The Internet & Social Media Law conference delivers your update on the most talked about area of law right now!

For the latest information see the Social Media & the Law conference latest agenda today.

Social Media has become synonymous with our time and it is an unwieldy beast and a port way to opportunity. The laws regulating its use are said to be out of date and  that leaves you and your organisation in an exposed and uncertain place. This is a problem for Boards, shareholders and you!

This is the perfect time to ensure you are fully up to date with the latest legal position and benefit from the practical experience of:

  • the platform providers
  • leading rights owners
  • ISPs
  • the ICO
  • a leading QC
  • the lawyers directly involved in navigating their clients through this maze of legal uncertainty!

Enjoy insightful commentary on the latest legal position two essential legal update sessions on hot legal issues generated by internet and social media use. Benefit from the latest the regulation of social media and expect cutting edge analysis of the most challenging legal issues arising from internet and social media. This is an essential event which will capture the latest important legal developments right up to the final weeks and days leading up to the conference.

Don't miss the opportunity to attend this essential and exciting conference!

Attend Internet & Social Media Law 2015 for the very latest updates on...

  • TOO HOT TO TOUCH - closed door discussion under Chatham House Rule about protecting your brand from internet and social media attack
  • Superb round table discussions in the world café led by you - submit your topics to sarah.cole@ibclegal.com
  • Defamation and privacy Panel including Gill Phillips of the Guardian and Heather Rogers QC
  • A social media update looking and the key cases from 2015 and some anticipated essential forthcoming judgements
  • Legal issues arising for those at the sharp end from The Guardian, the ASA, the Police, ICO and Easyjet!
  • An update on using cookies from Professor Ian Walden
  • A lively session bringing to life the data protection issues you face

Plus benefit from the expert input of an exceptional Keynote offering insights into the ASA's approach to the issues and prosecutions this area. Expect to receive guidance from those dealing with these issues daily from the Police, Easyjet, Article 19 the Guardian News & media Limited without falling foul of the law. And hear about the real coal face challenges in social media law and the caselaw you need to know about in an up to the minute CASELAW AND LEGAL UPDATE.

Don't forget your business cards!

Attending the conference will give you an exceptional opportunity to network with your peers and relevant contacts!

Download Latest Information Now

(updated 4 October 2015)

Don't just take out word for it. See what you peers think of past Social Media & the Law events:

"We heard the main players in this area go through everything and then some. Left feeling completely brought up to speed and with an excellent resource booklet."
Mark Manley
PartnerBrabners Chaffe Street
"A good mix of speakers and of law and latest technological advances....very engaging, excellent, as ever!"
G Clough
SolicitorSimons Muirhead & Barton

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