Libel Law Presentation

At or near the top of the list of legal topics any journalist needs to understand is libel. This presentation provides student journalists with a straightforward guide to understanding and identifying libel. It includes a number of true-to-life examples and ends with a list of practical suggestions that will help student journalists avoid common libel traps.

The presentation is approximately 40 minutes long.

PDF of presentation

PDF of presentation with speaker’s notes

Pre-recorded presentation: