Publications 2000


CNN Traveller

Spring 2000
King of the Swingers
In Borneo’s forests conservationists are running a scheme to re-introduce orphaned orang-utans into the wild.


The Times

Tuesday 03 October 2000
Privacy and the right to know
Celebrities should be aware, says Amber Melville-Brown, their private life is under an increasing threat of invasion


CNN Traveller

Winter 2000
Dinner is served
Amber Melville-Brown decided that the average African safari was too tame, but she had not counted on such a close encounter with the local wildlife


Law Gazette

MEDIA LAW

Friday 15 September 2000
Media law By Amber Melville-Brown, Finers Stephens Innocent, London The book, the footballer, his wife and their lawyers
Last week, Mr and Mrs Beckham - England and Manchester United footballer David and his Spice Girl pop-star wife Victoria - sought to prevent publication of various passages of an unauthorised biography written by Andrew Morton and to be published by Michael O'Mara Books.
http://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/general/
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The Times

Tuesday 11 July 2000
When is free speech and invasion of privacy?


Legal Week

Tuesday 18 July 2000
To libel or not to libel? The US v the UK


Law Gazette

MEDIA LAW

Friday 07 July 2000
Media law By Amber Melville-Brown, Finers Stephens Innocent, London Cyber balance Are fundamental human rights incompatible with modern technology - or can the two co-exist?
The implementation of the Human Rights Act 1998 is likely to have a large impact on all aspects of law, perhaps none more so than in the areas of defamation and media law. At a recent IBC Conference in London, the effect of the Human Rights Act on media law was discussed by a panel of solicitors, barristers and judiciary.
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Law Gazette

High-profile egos preserved

Friday 07 July 2000
High-profile egos preserved Reputations Under Fire: Winners and Losers in the Libel Business By David Hooper Little, Brown, 25 Amber Melville-Brown
'In the 16th century, seditious libel could result in the loss of a right hand, and slander in the removal of ears - presumably to prevent the slanderer from picking up any more gossip.' I didn't know that.
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Law Gazette

MEDIA LAW

Friday 26 May 2000
Media law Internet service providers and legal liability 'The other side of the world' is not so very far away.
Through modern technology, and in particular the Internet, worldwide communication has become incredibly easy.All countries can now effectively be close neighbours.
http://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/general/
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Law Gazette

MEDIA LAW

Thursday 17 February 2000
Chapter and verse on the media. Book review Copyright and Media Law 1999


Law Gazette

Test of character -- a week after the government announced fu ll implementation of the Defamation Act 1996, we look at a series of efforts aimed at updating what has long been seen as an archaic system

Thursday 17 February 2000
AMBER MELVILLE-BROWN SEES REFORM AT LAST IN DEFAMATION LAW AFTER CENTURIES OF LITTLE CHANGE, AND POINTS OF FUTURE TRENDS
'Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of -- for credit is like fire: when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again.' Socrates' words have spanned centuries.
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