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Defamation, Privacy & Reputation Management
December 2024
London, UK
December 2024
London, UK

Defamation, Privacy & Reputation Management

Now in its 30th year, this event remains Europe’s most renowned defamation conference

Discover insights from prominent legal professionals including KCs, top lawyers, and in-house practitioners as they engage in discussions on the most trending subjects in media law.

Why this conference?

Hear from expert practitioners in panel discussions including:

  • Social media, the online safety act & new safety measures posed by Ofcom
  • Balancing the elements of freedom of expression vs. the right to privacy
  • Managing data protection & data breach claims and their intersection with privacy and defamation
  • SLAPPs: freedom of expression's biggest oppressor?

Who will you meet?

  • Leading privacy and defamation experts
  • In-house counsel
  • Leading lawyers in media disputes
  • Senior managers and advisers from companies dealing in the sector
  • Academics across the UK
  • Journalists 
  • Regulatory bodies 

Explore the hottest topics through the lens of high-profile cases and proposed regulation:

  • Impacts of the Online Safety Bill & Digital Services Act
  • Influence of Bloomberg v. ZXC on privacy law
  • Debating the influence of AI and its disruption in the media law landscape
  • Acknowledging the new provisions within the economic crime bill and its influence on SLAPP defendants and legal professionals
  • The significance of a public interest defence in defending public interest journalism  
  • Post Lloyd vs. Google - exploring the aftermath and what this means for class actions

Join industry leaders from media companies and leading law firms:

  • In-house counsel from: BBC, Channel 4, News UK, Guardian News & Media
  • Leading law firms: Doughty Street Chambers, 39 Essex Chambers, Matrix Chambers
  • Academics from: University of Nottingham, QMUL, University of Manchester 

A Mannion

Swan Turton

Fantastic speakers covering essential topics for litigators.

Defamation, Privacy & Reputation Management over the years...

30 year's expertise

500+ speakers

1700+ attendees


  • 5RB 
  • Addleshaw Goddard 
  • Associated Newspapers 
  • Baker McKenzie 
  • BBC 
  • Channel 4
  • Clifford Chance 
  • CMS Cameron McKenna 
  • DLA Piper 
  • Express Newspapers 
  • Financial Times
  • Guardian News & Media 
  • Hat Trick Productions 
  • Hearst Magazines 
  • ITV
  • Lewis Silkin 
  • Matheson 
  • Mishcon de Reya 
  • MoneyWeek 
  • News International 
  • Norton Rose Fulbright 
  • Ofcom
  • Pinsent Masons 
  • Press Association 
  • Random House Group 
  • RTE 
  • S4C 
  • Simmons & Simmons 
  • Sky UK 
  • Slaughter & May 
  • Telegraph Media Group 
  • Times Newspapers 
  • Trinity Mirror 


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