Editorial information and communications law (m) (2020/2021)

Course code
4S008067
Name of lecturer
Daniele Butturini
Coordinator
Daniele Butturini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/10 - ADMINISTRATIVE LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
CuCi IIA, CuCi IIB

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to introduce students to the fundamental legal notions in the field of information and communication in order to let them fully understand the problems connected with professional publishing.
The course focuses on the analysis of the right to free expression of thought and its relationship with other constitutional rights. At the end of the course the students will acquire the knowledge that will allow them evaluate in advance their abilities and limits ifor working in the publishing. They will acquire the tools to keep up to date in this field.

Syllabus

The themes of this university teaching will be the following:
- freedom of information in Italian Constitution;
- principal problems about the association of journalists;
- defamation and the journalists liability system;
- general issues and main legal aspects of copyright;
- independent administrative authorities in the field of information and communication.





Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Ruben Razzante Manuale di diritto dell'informazione e della comunicazione (Edizione 8) CEDAM Scienze giuridiche 2019

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam, with three questions aimed at valutating the theoretical and tecnical knowledge reached by the student. .
Students that will attend the lectures must study:
lectures notes.

Students that will not attend the lectures must study
Reference text:
- R. Razzante, Manuale di diritto dell'informazione e della comunicazione, Cedam, Wolters Kluwer, ottava edizione, 2019, Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, ,5, 6, 8.