Research interests

Freedom of expression and access to information, specifically:

  • Access to courts data, court reporting/communication and open justice
  • Defamation and misuse of private information
  • Data protection and freedom of information
  • The 'chilling effect' and other free speech concepts
  • Media pluralism and diversity
  • 'Charitable journalism' (the charitable funding of journalism and media)
  • Digital surveillance, source protection and whistleblowing
  • Online media regulation