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Intellectual Property Office consultation on copyright

Intellectual Property Office consultation on copyright

By Simon Chapman Here is an update on IPO’s consultation on copyright, which is the last stage before the Government puts forward its ideas in a communications bill for change to our Intellectual Property system on which many freelances depend for their income. The Intellectual Property Office asked for views and evidence on the implications […]

Benn Debate 2012 Video

Benn Debate 2012 Video

Full Video of the Debate can be viewed online here http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAF81808321C944F5    

Leveson challenged to quiz police chief on Jo Yeates case

Leveson challenged to quiz police chief on Jo Yeates case

HOURS before Bristol sees six leading media figures discuss the future of press regulation, media journalist Roy Greenslade has challenged the Leveson Inquiry to investigate how the Sun got some of its ‘exclusives’ during the Jo Yeates case. It is already common knowledge that several newspapers blackened the name of Jo Yeates’ landlord, Christopher Jefferies, […]

Panellists Join Debate on the Future of the Media: March 16th Bristol

Panellists Join Debate on the Future of the Media: March 16th Bristol

Mike Norton, editor of the Bristol Evening Post, and Steve Brodie, BBC Points West Home Affairs correspondent, join the panel for Hacked to Bits, the 2012 Benn Debate this Friday HARD PRESSED:  This year Bristol NUJ expands its annual Benn Lecture into two events on the future of the media. Leading with the ground-breaking documentary Page One, the […]