2 rue de Harlay, 75001 Paris France

Contact : Mrs Noanne TENNESON LIER, info@aadh.fr, +33 624374539


Geographic area served: Europe, Global

Type of organization/entity: Clearinghouse

Serves: NGOs that provide legal support for journalist associations

Type of support: Legal support for NGOs, advocacy support

Types of legal support provided: Filing amicus briefs to domestic and/or international courts in specific cases; providing supporting legal briefs and case law to NGOs or journalist associations; providing general legal advice/counsel to journalists/media outlets; providing pre-publication legal advice/counsel to journalist associations; legal advocacy for specific cases and issues.

Types of cases: Defamation/libel; freedom of information cases; source protection and/or whistleblowing; contractual/labor disputes between staff, freelance journalists and employers; disputes between journalists and media outlets over violations of professional codes of ethics.

Fee structure: Pro-bono

Type of advocacy support: leading or participating in public-awareness campaigns in support of a journalist/media outlet facing legal proceedings or court challenges; leading or participating in public-awareness campaigns around specific policy or regulatory issues that impact journalists’ reporting practices and rights; issuing alerts to domestic and international media; advocacy support for labor issues or disputes.