Defamation Nation - Current cases and the reform agenda

Is defamation law reform working for plaintiffs, the media or the public?

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Join prominent defamation lawyers and journalists to discuss recent cases and what they say about the ongoing need for reform.

Two panels will discuss pre-trial and trial cases respectively. These will feature:

Peter Bartlett – partner, MinterEllison

Jason Bosland – Melbourne Law School

Sue Chrysanthou SC – barrister

Matt Collins KC – barrister

Jon Faine – journalist and lawyer, Vice Chancellor’s Fellow

Heidi Murphy – reporter, Nine

Justin Quill – partner, Thomson Geer

Hosted by the Centre for Advancing Journalism, the Melbourne Law School and the Melbourne Press Club.

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