This is the blog site of Mark Pearson PhD – journalist, professor and author.
I am author of Blogging and Tweeting Without Getting Sued - A Global Guide to the Law for Anyone Writing Online (Allen & Unwin, 2012); co-author (with Mark Polden) of The Journalist’s Guide to Media Law (4th ed, Allen & Unwin, 2011) and am the Australian correspondent for Reporters Without Borders (RSF).
You can view several of my research publications here, although some of the more recent ones are yet to be uploaded.
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Disclaimer: While I write about media law and ethics, nothing here should be construed as legal advice. I am an academic, not a lawyer. My only advice is that you consult a lawyer before taking any legal risks.