Fair Report and Neutral Reportage Privilege: Issues & Problems

Preti Flaherty

Media attorney Sig Schutz, of Preti Flaherty, will meet with Maine Society for Professional Journalists (SPJ) on Wednesday, April 8 at 12 p.m. at Preti Flaherty. Schutz will talk about Freedom of Access issues, recent libel cases and review how the fair reporting doctrine affects reporters’ work.

Maine SPJ will provide lunch — sandwiches and wraps from City Deli — and parking stubs from the City Center garage can be validated.

Please RSVP by Friday, April 3 to Irwin Gratz at [email protected] Checks can be made out to “Maine SPJ” and sent to Gratz at MPBN, 323 Marginal Way, Portland, Maine, 04101.