Steven Price

Stephen Price is a barrister specialising in media law, practising in Wellington. He blogs at medialawjournal.co.nz

Media
Jul 23, 2021

Good one, ASA, for saying this gas ad misleads. Shame on you for failing to call it irresponsible

When you're faced with advertising saying we can help solve climate change by burning fossil fuels, it shouldn't be difficult to condemn it in the strongest terms.

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Media
Aug 2, 2018

What the new public interest defence really means for media and defamation

Steven Price, who argued against Māori Television in their defamation case this week, explains exactly what the new defamation defence actually means, and who really won the case.

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Media
Sep 21, 2017

The BSA decision on 'Let's Tax This' says to political parties: 'lie all you like'

The Advertising Standards Authority and Broadcasting Standards Authority have both dismissed a complaint against National's 'Let's Tax This' ad. Lawyer Steven Price, who advised on the complaint, explains why he thinks they got it seriously wrong.

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