FCC Talk: Do Hong Kong laws protect journalists?

Jun 25, 2014

by Doreen Weisenhaus with contributions by Rick Glofcheski and Yan Mei Ning (Expanded Second Edition, Hong Kong University Press 2014)


June 24, 2014 –Do Hong Kong laws protect journalists? Optimized-Doreen FCC 2014
That was the theme of Prof Doreen Weisenhaus’ talk at the Foreign Correspondents Club, Hong Kong, in which she analyzed laws that help or hinder journalists, examined legal developments in Hong Kong that impact press freedom and suggested reforms that would benefit journalists and the public. She also discussed several media law developments in Mainland China and globally, including new legal challenges connected to the Internet and social media, and their relevance for Hong Kong. Optimized-Doreen FCC audience