Skip to main content

Media law: Broadcasting

Subjects: Law

Texts on topic

Broadcasting law

ARTICLE 10 ECHR

1.Everyone has the right to freedom of expression. .... . This article shall not prevent States from requiring the licensing of broadcasting, television or cinema enterprises.

Print resources

Works on English law are in the main Reading Room on Floor 2.

Halsbury's Laws is an authoritative encyclopaedia of law in the England and Wales. The main subject volumes will give you a concise overview of the law, while the footnotes will direct you to the most important cases, legislation and commentary in that area. The print volumes are at K1 in the main Reading Room. Use the Cumulative Supplement to check for any new developments in the law since the volume was printed. OU members can access Halsbury's Laws electronically via Lexis®Library.

Works on media law at KN343 may well include this aspect as a section, but note the special section KN344.

Useful sites on the free web