5RB talks – Manchester

Limited spaces remain - Book your place!

Our upcoming 5RB talks Manchester 2023 will be held Thursday 14th September at the Hilton Deansgate, Iris Lounge Cloud 23 from 12 noon.

There is still time to book; however, limited spaces remain.


We are thrilled to announce our speakers:

  • Following lunch, Joint Head of Chambers Jane Phillips will launch proceedings. She will be joined by Clara Hamer as they provide us with a practical update on injunctions including online harassment and cyber-attacks.
  • Justin Rushbrooke KC and Gemma McNeil-Walsh will present an update on privacy and data protection.
  • After the afternoon break, Jonathan Scherbel-Ball and Greg Callus will present the defamation update.
  • Jonathan Barnes KC will wrap up the proceedings with a final Q&A session before we break for a drinks reception.

Why you should attend

  • 5RB’s members practise in all areas of media law including: defamation, privacy, confidence, data protection, harassment, media regulation, intellectual property, sport and human rights.
  • Our 5RB barristers will bring you up-to-date with the key developments in our specialist areas of law.
  • A buffet lunch will be served followed by our afternoon session.
  • Join us for a drinks reception to finish the day for a chance to mix and mingle.
PROGRAMME – subject to change
12.00 – 13.30 Registration and buffet lunch
13.30 – 13.35 Welcome and introduction
13.35 – 14.30 Injunction update including online harassment & cyber-attacks
14.30 – 15.25 Privacy and data protection update
15.25 – 15.55 Afternoon tea & coffee break
15.55 – 16.50 Defamation update
16.50 – 17.05 Final Q&A
17.05 + Drinks reception


Full Price
 – £75 + VAT

Group discount for 3 or more from one firm
 – £50 + VAT (To take advantage of this offer please book all delegates from your firm within the same booking.)


Once again, we would like to thank our partners Hiscox for their continued support.

With over 20 years’ experience insuring businesses in the media sector, our portfolio of insured’s range from PR firms to major film studios, global advertising agencies, and national news organisations.

All of us at 5RB look forward to welcoming you at this year’s 5RB in Manchester!

Questions? email conference@5RB.com