Chris Wiersma

Unaffiliated author

Independent

Brussels

Belgium

http://chriswiersma.wordpress.com

Milieu Law & Policy Consulting

External legal adviser

Chaussée de Charleroi 112

Brussels, 1060

Belgium

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

9

DOWNLOADS

616

SSRN CITATIONS

2

CROSSREF CITATIONS

0

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“  My name is Chris Wiersma. My recent work focuses on the struggle for press/media freedom and human rights protections in Europe. I would appreciate readers' comments on anything I have posted. For correspondence, I can always be reached at (email) chriswiersma@pm.me / (twitter) @chris__wiersma - Personal webpage: chriswiersma.wordpress.com All the best, Chris  ”

Scholarly Papers (9)

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Een annotatie over belaging via internet, openbaarheid en bepaalde grenzen aan de uitingsvrijheid via sociale media (A Case-Note on Internet Harassment, Its Means of Publicity and Limits to the Freedom to Express on Social Media )

Mediaforum: Tijdschrift voor Media- en Communicatierecht; Mediaforum (25) 2013-11/12, 280-283.
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 15 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2018
Chris Wiersma
Unaffiliated author
Downloads 142 (247,504)

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Harassment, Family Case, Internet, Social Media, Order of Injunction, Proportionality, Criminal Law, Dutch, Ultimum Remedium, Unlawful Remarks, Attacks Against Reputation, Constitution, Information Society

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Duties of Care on the Internet

TPRC 2011
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Jan 2012
University of Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Unaffiliated author, KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP) and University of Edinburgh
Downloads 123 (276,249)
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Civil liberties, Civil society, Cross-border Finance, European Court, Foreign Agents Act, Freedom of expression, Freedom to receive and impart information, Human Rights, Media Freedom, Non-Governmental Organisations, Political rights, Press Freedom, Russia

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Moving Towards Balance: A Study into Duties of Care on the Internet

Number of pages: 139 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Amsterdam, University of Edinburgh, Unaffiliated author and KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP)
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Duties of Care, Internet Service Providers, Internet Security and Safety, Child Pornography, Copyright, Identity Fraud

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Met de jaren komt … openbaarheid? Tijd om het Tromsø-Verdrag te omarmen (With Age Comes … Openness? Time To Embrace the Tromsø–Convention)

Mediaforum: Tijdschrift voor Media- en Communicatierecht (ISSN: 0924-5057), No. 1, 17-19 (2021)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Chris Wiersma
Unaffiliated author
Downloads 76 (377,171)

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Tromsø–Convention, Treaty law, Council of Europe, Netherlands, Fundamental rights, Access to official documents, Parliamentary Bill, International agreement, Ratification

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Moving Towards Balance: A Study into Duties of Care on the Internet

WODC/University of Amsterdam, 2010, 125 p, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2012-58, Institute for Information Law Research Paper No. 2012-16
Number of pages: 140 Posted: 12 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2012
University of Amsterdam, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Unaffiliated author, KU Leuven - Centre for IT & IP Law (CiTiP) and University of Edinburgh
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'Foreign Agents', 'Aliens' or Journalists? All Should Apply! Following Recent Cases in Media Law at the European Court of Human Rights

S. van der Hof et al. (eds) Recht uit het hart. Liber Amicorum ter gelegenheid van het emeritaat van prof. dr. mr. Wouter Hins, hoogleraar mediarecht te Leiden (E.M. Meijers Instituut/Leiden University 2019). ISBN: 9789402813104
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 28 May 2021
Chris Wiersma
Unaffiliated author
Downloads 40 (507,365)

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Human Rights, European Court, Foreign Agents Act, Russia, NGOs, Media Content Production Market, Cross-border Finance, Compulsory Registration, Political Activity, Dispute Resolution

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The 'Disobedience' of Journalists at Public Assemblies: An Analytical Critique of the ECtHR's Case Law from a Media Freedom Perspective

Nordic Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 38, No. 4, 261-278, https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/18918131.2021.1907949
Posted: 28 May 2021
Chris Wiersma
Unaffiliated author

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Freedom of Journalism, Article 10 ECHR, interference, justification, risk assessment, protests and assemblies, law enforcement, newsgathering, press freedom, media freedom

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Gîrleanu v. Romania: Freedom in Europe for Investigative Disclosure by Journalists

Posted: 12 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 28 May 2021
Chris Wiersma
Unaffiliated author

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Investigative Journalism, Press Freedom, European Court of Human Rights, State-Responsibility, Justiciability

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 39
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The Press is Foreign and Fake? Uppercuts Against Free Press Around the World

BlogActiv, May 2017
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 16 Jul 2018
Chris Wiersma
Unaffiliated author
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Freedom of the Press, World Press Freedom Day, UN, Human Rights, European Court, Foreign Agents Act, Political Activity, Shield Privilege, NGOs, Lex Specialis, Media Content Producers, Compulsory Licenses, U.S. Press Freedom Tracker