2016 Ad IDEM Freedom of Expression Writing Prize Winning Submission

Spencer Keys, a 2016 graduate of the University of British Columbia Allard School of Law, received the $2,500.00 prize for his paper entitled “Reconceptualizing Reputation and Defamation for Cyber Speech: an analysis of Baglow v Smith”.

Ad IDEM/Canadian Media Lawyers Association congratulates the winner of its inaugural writing prize for students writing on the topic of freedom of expression.

Ad IDEM/CMLA, the largest media lawyer organisation in Canada, is dedicated to the promotion and protection of freedom of expression throughout Canada. Our objective isto reaffirm every day, in every court in our country, the importance of these freedoms

Spencer Keys Winning Essay