Broadcast Law Updates.

Course Details

  • Date Tue, 21st March 2023
  • Time 14:00 to 16:30
  • Duration 2.5 hours (To book your place on this course go to :
  • LocationOnline via Zoom
  • Trainers Sarah Kieran

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 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 :

13th September 2023 - 10am to 12.30pm.  To book your place on this session go to :

11th October 2023 - 10am to 12.30pm.  To book your place on this session go to ;