Law and Journalism

Law and Journalism

Elearning WMB
Updated Feb 12, 2019

Course Overview 

This course covers the legal restrictions and protections surrounding court proceedings, the rights of interviewees, speaking off the record, codes of practice, invoking public interest and the ramifications of the Leveson Inquiry.

Target Audience 

Business and corporate

Learning Objectives 

  • Legal restrictions covering reporting court proceedings
  • Legal rights of interviewees
  • Speaking off the record
  • Codes of practice and invoking public interest
  • The ramifications of the Leveson Inquiry


60 Minutes