John Gould, regulation and public law specialist, comments on the issues surrounding the Royal Charter and what it will mean for regulation of the press. Will the agreement between the three main parties to create a Royal Charter adhere to the Leveson principles and what are the implications for the Defamation Bill?

This article was originally published on the Current Awareness service on LexisLibrary on 25 March 2013.

What will a Royal Charter mean for regulation of the press - Lexis PSL Commercial - arch 2013.pdf