Latest Developments in Social Media and Defamation Law – An update December 2022

As social media is now an integral part of daily law, it is imperative for practitioners to be aware of the legal issues which can arise in relation to the use of same. This one hour lecture focuses on some of the latest case-law and other developments in terms of legislation.

The lecture covers a number of topics, including:

  • Higgins v Irish Aviation Authority [2022] IESC 13
  • Corcoran and Ors v The Commissioner of An Garda Síochána and Ors [2022] IECA 98
  • Reidy v Pasek [2022] IEHC 366
  • Report of the Review of the Defamation Act 2009
  • Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill 2022

Teaching method:  

e-Lecture, PowerPoint;

Duration & pricing:

  • Net-Duration: 1 hour

To book this lecture please refer to: 2024 Legal CPD programme

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