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The emergency phone of the Institute for Mass Media for journalists is going to work daily, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on working days.
As before, IMI is to receive complaints from journalists whose professional rights have been violated, and to provide legal advice on other issues.
For consultation, please, call the IMI emergency phone number (050) 447-70-63 and write to : [email protected]
The media lawyers Roman Holovenko and Ali Safarov will provide legal advice free of charge.
One could appeal to the IMI emergency phone line to ask questions related to pre-term parliamentary elections.
IMI lawyers are willing to advise on the following issues, as well:
• whether the election campaign has already started and respectively, wether the restrictions for the mass media came into effect, as it is stipulated by the law;
• what are precisely those restrictions for the mass media during the extraordinary elections to the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine;
• how journalists can find out who is the electoral subject;
• what are requirements for election campaigning and political advertising in mass media during the extraordinary elections to the Verkhovna Rada.
To remind, you could freely overload a mobile application ZMIa election 2019
from Google Play (functioning on basis of Android). This device application is aimed to be a support for the journalists working during election and contains all necessarily information on rights and safety of the journalists, legislative bases and specificities of election coverage.