Media Law Guest Speaker: President and CEO of the Associated Press Gary Pruitt

Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m.


Warren Hall Room 3A


Gary Pruitt, president and CEO of the Associated Press (AP), will be a guest speaker in Professor Semitsu's Media Law course. Mr. Pruitt will discuss, among other things, the Department of Justice's seizure of the AP's phone records and the future of the reporter's privilege, the AP's handling of copyright, defamation and privacy disputes, and the state of investigative journalism. Due to limited space, reservations are required. If you would like to join the discussion, please email Professor Semitsu.


Professor Junichi Semitsu