What type of information is classed as in the public domain?

03 Jun 14

  • Information provided during interviews and/or presentations conducted in the course of television or radio broadcasting.
  • Information provided during interviews to the press or other legitimate -news gathering organisations for the purposes of publications, eg. written articles, regular columns or websites.
  • Information given to a specific group or groups eg, talks given to corporate sponsorship groups or in the context of corporate hospitality or stable yard public days.
  • Information that is accessible to the public on Trainer’s or Owner’s telephone information line or website (whether for payment or not).

If information is available through one of these channels it is no longer classed as Inside Information and can be spoken about freely.