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ERA: Annual Conference on European Media Law 2019


06 Jun 2019 to 07 Jun 2019





Event Description

● Data and the media
● Fake news and investigative journalism
● Audiovisual media services

 Brussels, 6-7 June 2019


Register before 6 May and get 10% discount  



The conference will keep media law practitioners up-to-date by providing an overview of the latest policy developments, legislative initiatives and case law in this field.

Key Topics 

  • Transposition of the new Audiovisual Media Services Directive in the Member States
  • Results of the code of practice on disinformation
  • Impact of the EU Regulation on free flow of non-personal data in the media sector and data-related initiatives
  • The future of journalism in the EU: publishers’ rights, freedom of the press and the proposed Whistleblowing Directive
  • Ongoing competition law investigations affecting media companies
  • Latest jurisprudence of the CJEU and ECtHR relevant for the media sector


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Language: English

Organisers: Florence Hartmann-Vareilles (ERA) in cooperation with Mark D. Cole (EMR)

Event number: 219RP09










Stephanie Biasoli, Administrator, CULT Committee, European Parliament, Brussels

Ross Biggam, Vice-President Public Affairs, Discovery Communications, Brussels

Mark D. Cole, Professor, University of Luxembourg; Director for Academic Affairs, Institute of European Media Law (EMR), Saarbrucken

Yvan Desmedt, Partner-in-Charge, Jones Day, Amsterdam

Séverinne Dusollier, Professor, SciencesPo Law School, Paris

Roland Klages, Legal Secretary, Cabinet of First Advocate General Szpunar, Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg

Rebecca Platt, Senior Associate, CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP, London

Grégoire Polad, ICT, Director General, Association of Commercial Television in Europe, Brussels

Philippe Vlaemminck, Partner, Pharumlegal, Brussels



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