August 25, 2017 1
The ACCC green-lit a joint bid for the Ten Network which could significantly reduce media diversity, writes Glenn Dyer. But is the whole ordeal much ado about nothing?
December 1, 2016
The changes are the last thing the analogue media wants to see.
September 26, 2016 3
Media ownership law reform can't only be about how to protect diversity -- it must focus on the long-term viability of public interest journalism.
July 20, 2015
The Daily Tele gets its Serial on by using an investigative journalism podcast to get to the bottom of two unsolved murder cases.
July 8, 2015 14
Across a number of key economic areas, the government appears unable or unwilling to undertake reform, even when there is strong agreement it is needed.
July 3, 2015 5
The media -- and police -- were quick to say that the Adelaide Crows coach had been "murdered", and that his son was a suspect. Was that legal?
March 18, 2015 10
Brandis appears to be leaning towards the New South Wales and Victorian understanding of who is and isn't a journalist with respect to metadata provisions. Not that it matters much anyway.
June 13, 2014 8
Who owns the copyright on a quote? Probably not the newspaper publishing it, according to media law experts.
March 21, 2014
Suppression orders are more powerful than ever, but they're also more ineffectual. Courts are responding by issue more and more of them, but, as several media lawyers told Crikey, that's the wrong approach to take to the issue.
September 12, 2013 9
Sarah Hanson-Young has a good case against Zoo for a photoshopped bikini photo. And defamation lawyers tell Crikey the case could give other editors some pause for thought.