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INVITATION TO SEMINAR - PRACTICAL GUIDE TO MEDIA LAW
24 Apr 2013
Section 16, in collaboration with the Open Society Foundation for South Africa (OSF-SA) and Webber Wentzel Attorneys, invite you to attend the final seminar on Media and the Law.
Section 16 is a non-profit and non-governmental organisation which advocates for law reform in the area of freedom of expression and access to information. Its mandate is to defend and advance the right to freedom of expression and access to information in South Africa.
We have commissioned Dario Milo and Pamela Stein from Webber Wentzel Attorneys to write a Practical Guide to Media Law which is a book aimed at guiding journalists in their everyday work.
Section 16 held two seminars throughout 2012 on the content of the book where the media and interested stakeholders can learn about key issues pertaining to media law and discuss these issues directly with the writers of the book and Section 16. This is our third and final seminar in our series.
You are invited to attend the second seminar, the details of which are as follows:
Date : 10 May 2013.
Start time : 8h30 for 9h00
End time : 12h00.
Venue : Webber Wentzel Attorneys Auditorium
10 Fricker Road,
Seminar Costs : ZERO
Topics to be discussed at this seminar include:
1. Sources of information;
2. Intellectual Property;
3. Media Regulators;
4. Access to information..
Seats at the seminar are limited and will be handled on a first-come-first-serve basis. Please contact Melissa Moore at 082 924 8268 or RSVP to email@example.com to reserve your seat by no later than 9 May 2013 or Kim Jansen at Kim.Jansen@webberwentzel.com
We look forward to seeing you there!
Yours in freedom of expression,
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