WFTV Legal

WFTV Legal: Ofcom refresher   – strong content without the complaints

4th November 2020 18:00

 Wednesday 4 November | 18:00 – 19:30

 Join us online via Zoom | Viewing details will be sent with your Eventbrite confirmation

Clare Hoban returns with an Ofcom refresher session plus Q&A. Content is expected to be delivered to most broadcasters in a form which is ‘Ofcom compliant’. In this talk Clare will focus on key aspects of the Ofcom Broadcasting Code that deal with fairness to contributors, informed consent, not misleading audiences and an update on the key Ofcom privacy rules. This will be a non-legalistic, practical session with plenty of clips and examples to bring the issues to life.

Clare HobanClare Hoban is a highly experienced television and film content lawyer at specialist content firm Reviewed & Cleared. A trusted advisor to many WFTV members, Clare works with production companies and broadcasters advising on the legal and Ofcom issues affecting content. She has in depth experience advising across every genre from comedy and light entertainment to breaking news and high profile factual documentaries and drama.


Event Schedule:

17:55: Please join the webinar

18:00-19:00: Presentation from Clare

19:00-19:30: Audience Q&A opens

How will the online event work?

This event will be live streamed via Viewing details will be sent via your Eventbrite confirmation.

Live stream participants will not be visible to others and you will be muted throughout the session. After the talk, there will be an opportunity for audience members to ask their questions to the panel by using the Q&A feature.

This event is for existing WFTV members only. 

WFTV members, please log-in to your WFTV account and sign up via the Eventbrite link below this listing.

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