Media and Entertainment Law

Refereed Journal Articles

Ursula Smartt (2023) ‘Upholding digital rights and media plurality: does self-regulation by social media platforms contravene freedom of expression?’ in: The Palgrave Handbook of Media Misinformation. Eds: Julian McDougall and Karen Fowler-Watt. Palgrave - Macmillan. ISBN: 978-3-031-11976-7 Upholding digital rights & media plurality U Smartt

____ (2022) ‘Associated Newspapers Criticised by UK Court of Appeal for ‘Lack of Clear Focus’ in its Meghan Markle judgment’. In European Intellectual Property Review. 44 E.I.P.R., Issue 3, 2022 pp. 181-185. ISSN 01420461. Meghan Markle v Daily Mail Case Commentary U Smartt

_____ (2020) ‘Are Bloggers and Youtubers Journalists?’. European Intellectual Property Review. E.I.P.R. 2020, 42(11), 728-737. ISSN 01420461 Are bloggers & YouTubers Journalists? U Smartt

____ (2019) ‘The three Rs: Remorse, Rehabilitation, Right to be forgotten: how de-listing is left up to the courts in NT1 & NT2 and AR v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester’. European Intellectual Property Review. 40 E.I.P.R. 2019, pp. 804-811. ISSN 0142-0461 Three Rs: the right to be forgotten U Smartt

____ (2017) ‘The Dark Web’. Magistrates’ Magazine, August 2017. ISSN 00224-9920. Dark web MA Magazine (copy) U Smartt

____ (2017) Are privacy injunctions futile in the digital age? Why Scottish papers chose to name the super injunction A-listers - and why they could not do so online. European Intellectual Property Review (EIPR) ISSN 01420461 Are privacy injunction futile in the digital age? U Smartt (2017)

____ (2015-16) ‘Drones, Privacy and the Law’, Magistrates’ Magazine, Dec 2015/ Jan 2016, pp. 4 – 5. ISSN 00224-9920. Drones, Privacy & the Law U Smartt

____ (2015) ‘Prince Charles’s ‘black spider memos’: How a Guardian Journalist Succeeded in his 10-year Quest under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.’ European Intellectual Property Review. E.I.P.R. 2015, 37(8), 529-538. ISSN 0142-0461. Prince Charles black spider memos U Smartt

____ (2015) ‘Why I was right to name the teachers’ teen killer’: naming teenagers in criminal trials and law reform in the internet age.’ Communications Law. Vol 20, No 1, 2015: 5 - 13 ISSN 1746-7616. Why I was right to name the teacher's teen killer U Smartt

_____ (2014) ‘Internet libel: will the new Defamation Act 2013 make a real difference?’ Criminal Law and Justice Weekly (CLJW).

_____(2012) ‘Safety first: the Ryan Giggs superinjunction Part 2 of March 2012’. Communications Law. Vol 17, No.2. ISSN 1746-7616.

____ (2011) ‘Twitter undermines superinjunctions’. Communications Law. Vol 16, No 4, 2011: 135 – 140. ISSN 1746-7616 Twitter undermines superinjunctions U Smartt