Media Law

Homepage Editor, Press Association

The Press Association is looking for an experienced online editor to update and manage the homepage of a news, sport and lifestyle website.<p><b>Key</b> …

Media Industry

Actually, I'm the One Who Said Bert and Ernie Are Gay

Bert and Ernie could very well be gay thank you very much. by Nathalie GrahamCan they be twinks with all that fur? Jason Kempin / Getty StaffI was …

Sesame Street

Ohio State AD May Have Violated State Law Amid Investigation, Per WSJ Report

The firm hired by Ohio State to investigate Urban Meyer and the football program’s handling of accusations against former assistant Zach Smith …

Ohio Bobcats

Silicon Valley won’t promise to protect journalists. Lawmakers, you’re up.

<i>Will I go to prison for violating the terms of service?</i> This is the question journalists must ask themselves, now, when writing data stories based on …

Journalism

The diver who is suing Elon Musk would have a better shot in the UK

Elon Musk has called Vernon Unsworth, a British diver who advised on the Thailand cave rescue, a “pedo,” a “child rapist,” and a participant in sex tourism. Musk’s accusations remain unsubstantiated. This week, Unsworth filed a defamation lawsuit against Musk in federal court in Los Angeles, and …

Los Angeles

London Music Conference 2018 reveals full line-up, including Mad Professor, Jane Fitz and more

London Music Conference has revealed further details of its events programme and panel speakers.<p>The three-day event will cover a broad range of …

Media Industry

Protections urged for student media

A media law expert told a crowd at the University of Central Arkansas on Thursday night that student journalists should be protected under the same …

Journalism

The World Ethical Data Forum to Launch in Barcelona, Spain September 20th, 2018

BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The World Ethical Data Forum is a world-leading platform for the discussion of the ethical and practical challenges arising from emergent technologies. Broadcast live on Russia Today, this year's forum will focus on the ethics of information …

Julian Assange

Claim says Facebook's targeting tools help advertisers bypass women for jobs

• Home<br>• Daily News<br>• Claim says Facebook's targeting tools help…<p>civil rights<p>Shutterstock.com.<p>Businesses placing job ads on Facebook can select who the …

Social Media

Back to the Grind: Business Help in this Month’s Podcasts #sponsored

It’s time to get back to school or the office after all your summer fun. But don’t worry, Legal Talk Network has some fun and informative podcasts to …

Law

Definitions of Defamation of Character, Libel, and Slander

“Defamation of character” is a legal term referring to any false statement—called a “defamatory” statement—that harms another person’s reputation or …

Media Industry

User Profile - AGLN - Aspen Global Leadership Network

György Habsburg currently serves as an Ambassador for the office of the Hungarian Prime Minister. He was formerly President of the Hungarian Red …

Central Europe

Non-Sequiturs: 09.16.18

* Will Senator Susan Collins be persuaded by the campaign to get her to vote against Judge Brett Kavanaugh? Ed Whelan has his doubts. [Bench Memos / …

Law

Copyright and the Court of Justice of the European Union - Eleonora Rosati - Oxford University Press

Brett M. Frischmann, Michael J. Madison, Katherine J. Strandburg<p>Owen Dean, Alison Dyer, Herman Blignaut, Marco van der Merwe, Megan Reimers, Eben van …

Oxford University Press

Refugee Journalism Project calls for participants and mentors for second round after securing new funding

An Afghan journalist who fled after facing “serious issues with anti-government forces” is now a freelancer for Thomson Reuters Foundation after …

Journalism

The EU #SaveYourInternet Campaign Failed; Goodbye Online News And Memes?

The EU’s new Copyright Directive takes aim at online linking and will require online platforms to filter content.

Copyright Directive

Government web snooping: Why the latest court ruling won't change much - at least not yet

Don't expect the government to change its attitude towards online surveillance anytime soon.<p>In what's being hailed as a major decision by civil …

Human Rights

Russia's RT risks new UK probe over Salisbury suspects interview

Russia's state-sponsored television network RT was already at risk of losing its UK license over coverage of the Salisbury nerve agent attack. An interview with the prime suspects leaves it skating on even thinner ice.<p>The network broadcast the interview with the suspects in the Novichok poisoning …

Nerve Agents

The National Press Photographers Association joins #DefendPressFreedom campaign ahead of midterm elections

Today the NPPA joined Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and 20 partner organizations launched a campaign to encourage voters to ask their congressional …

Journalism

Business of Law News from the National Law Review

NLR's content is featured daily on professional association websites, Google News and is picked up daily by mainstream media and bloggers.<p>Articles …

Law

Living Legend of Open Government” to be inducted into Hall of Fame | National Freedom of Information Coalition

News Release<p>September 12, 2018<p><b>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE</b><p>CONTACT: Daniel Bevarly<p>(352) 294-7082 · dbevarly@nfoic.org<p>“Living Legend of Open Government” to be …

Hall of Fame

California to attend Justice Department meeting on social media

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - California will join other states planning to participate in a meeting organized by the U.S. Justice Department to discuss concerns about conservative voices being stifled on social media, the state’s attorney general said on Thursday.<p>FILE PHOTO: California Attorney General …

Social Media

Construction Real Estate Legal News from the National Law Review

<b>Quick Links</b><p><b>Construction & Real Estate News</b><p>In house attorneys looking for a better way to organize, vet and easily retrieve legal news created the …

Real Estate

Facebook Has Empowered a Conservative Magazine to Censor a Liberal One

Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the third day of his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on …

Law

Knight Foundation is a national foundation with strong local roots. We invest in journalism, in the arts, and in the success of cities where brothers John S. and James L. Knight once published newspapers. Our goal is to foster informed and engaged communities, which we believe are essential for a healthy democracy.

The Online News Association’s annual gathering arrives in Austin this week from Sept. 12-15.<p>Please be sure to stop by the Knight Lounge, Room 401, …

Ali Khan

CBS sets Moonves payoff at $120 million pending probe

(Reuters) - CBS Corp (CBS.N) said on Monday that it would pay $120 million to former Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves if an internal investigation into allegations of harassment fails to provide grounds for his dismissal.<p>Moonves, who turned CBS from an aging radio and TV broadcaster into a …

Business

CBS 'absolutely' liable for Moonves sexual abuse claims: Judge Napolitano

Les Moonves is officially out as CEO of CBS after new sexual abuse claims surfaced. Can he be sued by his alleged victims?<p>“Well generally, yes. I say generally because I don’t know how old these allegations are,” Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano told FOX Business’ Stuart …

Business

Ts & Cs of China’s loan to Eskom may finally be laid bare

DA hopes to use the terms of of laws around freedom of access to information to compel President Ramaphosa to spill the beans.

South Africa

Canada Won’t Deal on Media in NAFTA Talks, Says Justin Trudeau

The Trump administration wants Canada to weaken protections for its culturally-sensitive entertainment industries until now exempted from the NAFTA …

Canada

Trump Wants Attorney General to Investigate Who Wrote New York Times Op-Ed

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he wants Attorney General Jeff Sessions to find out who wrote an anonymous op-ed published by the New York …

Donald Trump