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Uniform Defamation Act    December 5, 2011  
Defamation Act (2005) Review - Overview of submissions

Submissions to the NSW Attorney General’s review of the Defamation Act (2005) are now closed. In this report Brigit Morris summarises some of the key criticisms and recommendations from a range of interested parties ... more

Uniform Defamation Act    July 4, 2011  
Fairfax Media Publications Pty Ltd & Ors v Reg Kermode

The long-held NSW practice of “pleading-back” the plaintiff’s imputations as part of a contextual truth defence has been put to rest … NSW Court of Appeal concludes it is unavailable under the 2005 Defamation Act ... more

Uniform Defamation Act    May 6, 2011  
Defamation Act (2005) Review - Submission

Sydney University media law academic Dr David Rolph adds his critique to the Attorney General’s review of the Defamation Act (2005) and calls for a further, more detailed review ... more

Uniform Defamation Act    May 4, 2011  
Defamation Act (2005) Review - Submissions

Submissions to the Attorney General’s review of of the 2005 Defamation Act have closed and are due to be posted on the department’s website. In this exclusive, the Gazette publishes two of the major submissions – from media alliance Australia’s Right To Know and from the NSW Bar Association … ... more