Broadcast Law Updates.

Course Details

  • Date Thu, 20th October 2022
  • Time 14:00 to 16:30
  • Duration 2.5 hours
  • LocationOnline via Zoom
  • Trainers Sarah Kieran, Media Lawyer

Course Aims

The aim of this course is to refresh trainee awareness of basic principles of defamation law. In particular, the course will consider aspects of privacy law relevant to broadcasting, outline the basic principles of copyright law relevant to broadcasting and consider the application of legal principles discussed to online, as well as on-air, activity by radio personnel.

Course Content

The course  will cover the following :

  •     Defamation law
  •     Privacy and data protection law
  •     Copyright law
  •     Online and social media activity by radio personnel


Sarah Kieran, MediaLawyer

Who is this content for?

This course is suited to radio personnel with some level of prior media law training and / or practical experience of the principles of law applicable to radio broadcasting.

Training Method

This course will be delivered online via Zoom.  The course will take place on the following dates :

21st September from 10am to 12.30pm

20th October from 2pm to 4.30pm.

To book your place on the above courses go to :

21st September -

20th October -

You have to be registered with Learning Waves to access the course.