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04.08.22

Truss Matches Sunak Commitments on DMU And Section 40

Liz Truss has matched Rishi Sunak’s commitments to promote the sustainability of journalism by taking forward in the autumn the legislation underpinning the Digital Markets Unit and repealing Section 40 of the Crime and Courts Act 2013. ...

04.08.22

Meredith: Next PM Must Tackle Pressing Media Issues

The next Prime Minister must tackle pressing issues facing the media industry to ensure a sustainable future for journalism, News Media Assocation chief executive Owen Meredith has said.  In a piece for In Publishing, Owen called for p...

04.08.22

National World Posts Strong Digital Revenue Growth

National World has posted strong digital revenue and operating profit growth with plans to continue to invest heavily in digital content and launches in the coming year. In a half-yearly financial report for the six months ending 2 July 202...

04.08.22

Theft Of Journalism Online More Than Doubled In UK In 2021

The number of cloned and ripped-off news articles successfully taken down from “pretty sophisticated fake sites” on behalf of UK publishers more than doubled in 2021 compared to the year before. NLA Media Access got more than 50...

28.07.22

Government Calls For More Evidence On Copyright Framework

The government has called for more evidence from rights holders to "limit negative impacts" of expanding the text and data mining exception after content creators expressed alarm over plans to weaken the copyright framework.  Last week...