broadcasting standards authority

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  • The Communications Act 2003

    ... existing five regulators for telecommunications and broadcasting (the ITC, Oftel, the Radio Authority, the Radiocommunications ncy and the Broadcasting Standards Commission) are transferred to a single new regulator, the Office ...

  • News Headlines: Relaxation of Media Regulation

    ... Radio Authority, Oftel, Broadcasting Standards Commission, . ...

  • Kennedy (Appellant) v The Charity Commission (Respondent)

    ... relationship between the Charity Commission, a public authority responsible for inquiries in relation to which it requires ... not prevent states from requiring the licensing of broadcasting, television or cinema enterprises. . 2. The exercise of these ... concept, which is the imposition of compulsory standards on decision-makers so as to secure the repudiation of arbitrary ...

  • Erlam & Ors v Rahman & Anor, Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, April 23, 2015, [2015] EWHC 1215 (QB)

    1 22 May 2014 was Election Day throughout the United Kingdom. There was a nationwide election for members of the European Parliament. Many local authorities had council elections and a few local authorities had mayoral elections. The London Borough of Tower Hamlets had all three. While undoubtedly making practical sense to hold all the relevant ele...

    ... prevailed at the election in the area of the authority for which the election was held or in any electoral area of that ..., to treat Tower Hamlets' Muslim community by the standards of a secular and largely agnostic metropolitan elite. . 184 The ...While this may make for entertaining broadcasting, it is sometimes less than helpful in a court of law. 296 Mr ...

  • The New Zealand Press Council's Adjudications. According to the Rules?
  • Reality and Myth. The New Zealand media and the chilling effect of defamation law
  • Who Rules the Airwaves? Broadcasting in Africa.

    ... and the public broadcasting corporation in the form of the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA)". With authority over the entire broadcasting industry in South Africa, the IBC "is le for allocating frequencies, developing ethical standards, hearing complaints and developing policy on questions such as the extent of local content in ...

  • R (on the application of A and B) (Appellants) v Secretary of State for Health (Respondent)

    ... is to be provided for them there by the Northern Irish authority. . 11. The original version of section 3(1) of the 2006 Act ...standards .. does not constitute discrimination contrary to Community law": ...As Laws LJ explained in ProLife Alliance v British Broadcasting Association [2002] 3 WLR 1080; [2002] EWCA Civ 297 at para 6: . ...

  • Erdenet Mining Corporation LLC v ICBC Standard Bank Plc & Ors, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, May 12, 2017, [2017] EWHC 1090 (Comm)

    1. In two Arbitration Claim Forms, the claimant (``EMC'') challenges two arbitration awards under section 67 and 68 of the 1996 Arbitration Act (``the Act''). The two awards were made by two separately constituted LCIA Arbitral Tribunals which heard two claims which arose out of two independent but connected trade finance facilities provided by th...

    ...Issues also arose as to the authority of Mr Ganzorig to sign the agreements in question and the ... which was broadcast by the Mongolian National Broadcasting Association. The context was a discussion in Parliament of the ... . (12) Standards's witnesses gave evidence of the meeting on 25th August 2010 ...

  • PJS (Appellant) v News Group Newspapers Ltd (Respondent)

    .... 2. There shall be no interference by a public authority with the exercise of this right except such as is in accordance ... not prevent States from requiring the licensing of broadcasting, television or cinema enterprises. . 2. The exercise of these ... pressures do not drive newspapers to violate proper standards of journalism." . 22. That criticism of supposed infidelity ...

  • British Telecommunicatons Plc v Office of Communications & Ors, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, February 17, 2014, [2014] EWCA Civ 133,[2014] WLR(D) 79

    1. There are two issues in this appeal, which concerns Pay TV. The first is whether the Office of Communications (``Ofcom'') has jurisdiction under section 316 of the Communications Act 2003 (``the CA 2003'') to impose conditions in broadcasting licences of British Sky Broadcasting Limited (``Sky'') if, as Ofcom found, ``practices'' of Sky rela...

    ... Act 2003 (``the CA 2003'') to impose conditions in broadcasting licences of British Sky Broadcasting Limited (``Sky'') if, as ... the signals carrying the multiplex service attain high standards in terms of technical quality and reliability throughout so much ... are provided otherwise than by the BBC or the Welsh Authority; and. (b) services falling within subsection (3) that are ...

  • Revenue And Customs v The Open University, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, March 02, 2016, [2016] EWCA Civ 114

    1. This appeal arises out of a claim under section 80 of the Value Added Tax Act 1994 (``the VAT Act 1994'') by the British Broadcasting Corporation (``the BBC'') for the repayment of VAT on supplies of services to the Open University (``the OU'') during the period 1 January 1978 to 31 July 1994 (other than the VAT period ending 30 September 1981)

    ... Tax Act 1994 (``the VAT Act 1994'') by the British Broadcasting Corporation (``the BBC'') for the repayment of VAT on supplies of ... bodies, recognising on the one hand the sovereign authority of the University in setting the degree requirements and the ... assurance previously given in respect of the general standards of programmes broadcast by the Corporation:. 3. Subject to the ...

  • Traveller Movement v Ofcom & Anor, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, February 20, 2015, [2015] EWHC 406 (Admin)

    1. On 4 November 2013, the Office of Communications, Ofcom, which is the broadcasting regulator for independent television and radio, reached two decisions, rejecting a complaint made by the Travellers Movement, TM, then known as the Irish Traveller Movement in Britain, a registered charity. The complaint was about the Channel 4 broadcast in 2012 o...

    ..., the Office of Communications, Ofcom, which is the broadcasting regulator for independent television and radio, reached two ... took to contain allegations of possible breaches of its Standards Code, and also of its Fairness and Privacy Code, both of which ... a successful complaint to the Advertising Standards Authority, ASA. . 3. Ofcom dealt with those aspects of the complaint which ...

  • R (on the application of AM) (AP) (Respondent) v The Director of Public Prosecutions (Appellant)

    ..., as article 8.2 prohibits any "interference by a public authority with the exercise of this right" unless (i) "it is in accordance ... 345, commenting on R (ProLife Alliance) v British Broadcasting Corp [2003] UKHL 23, [2004] 1 AC 185, paras 74-77 per Lord ...It is also sensitive to underlying conditions such as standards of education, the existence of long-term relationships between ...

  • R (on the application of AM) (AP) (Respondent) v The Director of Public Prosecutions (Appellant)

    ..., as article 8.2 prohibits any "interference by a public authority with the exercise of this right" unless (i) "it is in accordance ... 345, commenting on R (ProLife Alliance) v British Broadcasting Corp [2003] UKHL 23, [2004] 1 AC 185, paras 74-77 per Lord ...It is also sensitive to underlying conditions such as standards of education, the existence of long-term relationships between ...

  • IT/eCommerce Update

    ... (the Independent Television Commission, Radio Authority, Office of Telecommunications, Broadcasting Standards Commission ...

  • Ali & Anor v Channel 5 Broadcast Ltd, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, February 22, 2018, [2018] EWHC 298 (Ch)

    1. On 2 April 2015 the Claimants, Shakir Ali and Shahida Aslam, were evicted from the home they had been renting at 137 Fanshawe Avenue, Barking, Essex (``the Property'') by High Court Enforcement Agents (``HCEAs'') enforcing a Writ of Possession obtained by their landlord Rashid Ahmed. The eviction was filmed by a television production company cal...

    ...The Claimants contend that the broadcasting of the Programme amounted to misuse of their private information ... 8.30 states that in those circumstances the housing authority should canvass with the landlord the possibility of the tenant ... . Professional standards for HCEOs and HCEAs. 51. HCEOs are appointed by the Lord ...

  • Torre Asset Funding Ltd & Anor v The Royal Bank of Scotland Plc, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, September 03, 2013, [2013] EWHC 2670 (Ch)

    1. This claim arises out of structured lending to a property company, Dunedin Property Industrial Fund (Holdings) Limited (``Dunedin'') and associated entities, which encountered difficulties resulting in it going into default in 2008 and entering administrative receivership in September 2008. The lending was called in and the security realised at

    ... financing structure was highly leveraged even by the standards of the time, though not abnormally so. . 19. The success of the ...(ii) any right, power, authority or discretion vested in any Party or the Majority Lenders has not ... Philips Electronique Grand Public SA v British Sky Broadcasting Ltd [1995] EMLR 472, 481, in a judgment which continues to ...

  • Richard v The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) & Anor, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, July 18, 2018, [2018] EWHC 1837 (Ch),[2018] WLR(D) 457

    1. The claimant, Sir Cliff Richard OBE, is a well known entertainer who has enjoyed a worldwide reputation as such since the late 1950's and early 1960's. The first defendant is the publicly funded UK broadcasting organisation. The second defendant represents, as his name suggests, the police force which polices the South Yorkshire area, which I

    ... officially, and had no reason to suppose that his tip-off was sanctioned by anyone in authority. . (b) When he contacted Miss Goodwin he mentioned his source in general terms and said it was, ...It acknowledges that the highest standards are expected of the BBC, whilst acknowledging the balance that has to be struck between protecting ...

  • The Public Contracts (Scotland) Regulations 2012

    The Scottish Ministers make the following Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by section 2(2) of, and paragraph 1 A of Schedule 2 to, the European Communities Act 1972(1) and all other powers enabling them to do so. These Regulations make provision for a purpose mentioned in that section and it appears to the Scottish Ministers tha...

    ...” means a page on the internet set up by a contracting authority containing one or more of the following: prior information ... telecommunications processes, with the exception of broadcasting and television;. “tenderer” means an economic operator which ... standard” means a standard adopted by a European standards organisation and made available to the general public;. ...

  • Business Energy Solutions Ltd & Anor v Crown Court at Preston & Anor, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, June 19, 2018, [2018] EWHC 1534 (Admin)

    1. This case raises novel issues about the duties of authorities who, pursuant to lawfully obtained warrants, seize computers and other electronic devices containing data which the authority then copies and retains. 2. On the 22nd July 2016 the Interested Party, a Trading Standards Authority (``the Authority'') applied to the Crown Court for, and

    ... and other electronic devices containing data which the authority then copies and retains. . 2. On the 22nd July 2016 the d Party, a Trading Standards Authority (``the Authority'') applied to the Crown Court for, and ... the programme maker with a reasonable basis for broadcasting the claim that Mr Pilley controlled the company in question. The ...

  • Recall Support Services Ltd & Ors v Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, October 17, 2013, [2013] EWHC 3091 (Ch)

    1. The Claimants bring this action to recover damages for the loss they say they have suffered as a result of a restriction imposed by the Defendant (`DCMS') on the use of a piece of telecommunications equipment known as a GSM Gateway. The Claimants allege that that restriction constitutes a serious breach of European Union law - so serious that t...

    ... any apparatus for wireless telegraphy except under the authority of a licence in that behalf . granted under this section--. (a) ...39. Having set out the standards and technical requirements with which the equipment must comply, ... result that Centro Europa, despite having obtained broadcasting rights, was not able actually to start broadcasting. At the same ...

  • R (on the application of Lord Carlile of Berriew QC and others) (Appellants) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Respondent)

    ... result in accusations, however unjustified, of double standards in respect of the condemnation of terrorism. Any deterioration in ... information and ideas without interference by public authority and regardless of frontiers. This article shall not prevent s from requiring the licensing of broadcasting, television or cinema enterprises. . 2. The exercise of these ...

  • The Office of Communications Act 2002 (Commencement No. 3) and Communications Act 2003 (Commencement No. 2) Order 2003

    The Secretary of State, in exercise of the powers conferred upon her by section 7(2) of the Office of Communications Act 2002(1) and sections 408(6)(b) and 411(2) and (4) of the Communications Act 2003(2) , hereby makes the following Order: Citation, interpretation and revocation 1.—(1) This Order may be cited as the Office of Communications Act 20...

    Statutory Instruments. ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS. BROADCASTING. Made. 8 th December 2003. The Secretary of State, in exercise of ...“BSC” means the Broadcasting Standards Commission;. “the first commencement order” means the ... provisions: Independent Television Commission, Radio Authority and Broadcasting Standards Commission. 6.—(1) In any period ...

  • AXA General Insurance Limited and others (Appellants) v The Lord Advocate and others (Respondents) (Scotland)

    ..., irrational and arbitrary exercise of the legislative authority conferred by the Scotland Act 1998 on the Scottish Parliament. . ... in its defiance of logic or of accepted moral standards that no sensible person who had applied his mind to the question ...The first is Wilson v Independent Broadcasting Authority 1979 SC 351, in which members of the public were held ...