Thursday, 7 April 2011

Libel reform - free seminar 13 April

First in a debate-style Media Law Seminar Series from Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary, University of London and City Law School, City University. This series "will focus on the cutting edge legal issues affecting all forms of popular media."

"This house believes that the English libel laws are unfit for purpose in the Twenty-First Century."

Date: 13 April 2011 - 6-8pm

Venue: Queen Mary, University of London 67-69 Lincoln's Inn Fields London WC2A 3JB

Free, but you have to register - e-mail your full name, your company name and position to k.zaim@qmul.ac.uk. Deadline 12 April.

2 CPD points.

Via http://www.law.qmul.ac.uk/events/.

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Friday, 1 April 2011

"Outsouring" to "loud computing"

It may be 1 April but these typos I found are real; perhaps worth adding to the eggcorns database?

Those wary of staff discontent about "outsouring" -

- will still have heard much about "loud computing"-

- which probably beats "clod computing"!

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