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The Yearbook of Media and Entertainment Law: Volume 3, 1997/98

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The Yearbook of Media and Entertainment Law: Volume 3, 1997/98
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In the fast-changing world of the media the role of the law is growing ever more important. In response to a bewildering range of technological innovation as well as to perennial concerns (such as freedom of the press) the media lawyer is called upon to handle increasingly complex issues. Lawyers have a vital role in negotiating contracts and licences, litigating in the event of disputes, ensuring the effective protection of intellectual property rights and advising on often novel questions concerning competition, regulation, and international cross-border disputes. This highly complex field had not been well served by legal literature; the Year Book remedied that omission. It answers the needs of professionals in the field while also making a significant contribution to media law as an area of serious academic study. The central feature of the Yearbook is the annual surveys prepared by expert practising lawyers. Covering all issues from libel, contempt of court, music contracts, new technology, competition, regulation, and copyright, the surveys contain considered and thorough analysis of the most recent developments in the UK, the EC, and beyond. In a global industry, this comparative and international approach is vital. In addition, each edition of the Yearbook contains specially commissioned articles on subjects of particular topicality. A further feature is the review of recent publications which provides a valuable check for those wishing to verify their current awareness of developments in the field. Edited by the countrys leading academic media lawyer and ably assisted by two of the best known practitioners in the field, the Yearbook is well-established as an indispensable part of every media lawyers library.

Author Biography

Eric Barendt is a former Fellow of St Catherines College, Oxford. He is currently Goodman Professor of Media Law at University College London. Julia Palca is a solicitor with Olswang. Stephen Bate has published on satellite telecommunications as well as the regulation of broadcasting and is a leading member of the English Bar. Thomas Gibbons is a lecturer in law at the University of Manchester
Release date Australia
October 1st, 1997
Contributors
Edited by Eric M. Barendt Edited by Julia Palca Edited by Stephen Bate Edited by Thomas Gibbons
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Clarendon Press
Pages
584
Dimensions
164x243x38
ISBN-13
9780198265979
Product ID
1808849

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