Workshop on “Law & Ethics of Reporting of Conficts/Disputes in Media”


Centre for Mediation and Research, MNLU Mumbai on 

8-9 AUGUST 2019



Workshop on “Law & Ethics of Reporting of Conficts/Disputes in Media”


Centre for Mediation and Research, MNLU Mumbai


8-9 AUGUST 2019

Course Contents:

1. Overview of Disputes and Conflicts

2. Approach to Disputes

3. Role of Journalists in reporting of Defence Issues and Terror Attacks

4. Legal provisions and Ethics relating to reporting Conflicts/ Disputes/Court cases in India

5. Relationship of ‘Freedom of Speech’ with Conflict Reporting

6. Building Objectivity and Neutrality whilst reporting Conflicts

7. Distinguishing between Propaganda, Opinion and Information


Commodore Srikant Kesnur

Ms. Tanu Mehta

Mr Abhijit Rohi

Mr. Jonathan Rodrigue

Certificate by:

Centre for Mediation and Research, Maharashtra National Law University, Mumbai

Course Fee:

Course Fee Rs 3,500/- incl. breakfast, lunch & tea for 2 days Accommodation provided on request and on additional charges as per room availability and requirement.


The objective of this workshop is to address the urgent need for unbiased reporting of conflicts and disputes in Media. In recent times, we have seen a surge in Media Personnel getting tangled in Legal Disputes over their coverage and reporting, and public attacks on journalists and freedom of speech. This workshop will discuss the perspectives, ethics, law and spectrum of reporting of conflicts/disputes in Media.


Students of Mass Media, Law and Journalism, Print and TV Media Journalists, Social Media handlers, Publishers of Newspapers and Magazines and Digital content, Lawyers handling Media Disputes and Mediation experts. The workshop will also introduce the concept of Mediation in resolving Disputes related to Media and Print Journalism.

How to Register:

To register, e-mail or send a message to +91 70450 92292

For Official Notification, CLICK HERE


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