Programme

PROGRAMME – preliminary and subject to change

 

Date: Thursday, 29th September 2022

Venue: IET Savoy Place, 2 Savoy Place, London WC2R 0BL

Speakers: To be announced

 

8.30 – 9.20        Registration – Haslett

9.25 – 9.30        Welcome and introduction to the day – Kelvin Lecture Theatre

9.30 – 10.00      Keynote Speech – TBA

10.00 – 10.50     First plenary session. Current data protection issues

10.50 – 11.40      Second plenary session. Current defamation issues

11.40 – 12.10      Mid-morning break

12.10 – 13.00      Third plenary session.  Current privacy issues.

13.00 – 14.30      Lunch – Riverside Room

Proposed afternoon workshops sessions: 2 sessions running concurrent workshops

14.30 – 15.45      Session 1

15.45 – 16.15       Afternoon tea/coffee

16.15 – 17.30       Session 2

Proposed workshops:

  • Injunction Update
    • Harassment online
    • Issues in persons unknown cases
    • Cyber breach injunctions
  • From data breach to damages award
    • Data breach cases
    •  Class actions
    • Damages awards
  • How to establish a public interest defence
    • Practical tips from recent cases
  • ICO and its approach to regulation
    • Statutory Code on data protection and journalism
    • New regulatory action policy
  • Reporting Restrictions and Contempt Update
  • Litigating in the First Tier and Upper Tribunal

17.30-18.00          Final Q&A

18.00 +                  Champagne reception in Riverside Room


E: conference@5RB.com

W www.5RB.com/conference

The programme is subject to change.