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Key Decisions on Newsprint Tariffs Coming in August
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Key Decisions on Newsprint Tariffs Coming in August

The Department of Commerce is expected to announce its final determination on countervailing and antidumping duties on Canadian imports of newsprint on August 2 or 3 ... Read More
Facebook's Political Advertising Policy
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Facebook’s Political Advertising Policy

The News Media Alliance has taken an active role in conversations around Facebook's plan, announced in April 2018, to label quality news as political advocacy ... Read More
EU Moving Fast towards Granting News Publishers Copyright Protection
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EU Moving Fast towards Granting News Publishers Copyright Protection

On May 25, 2018, the European Union (EU) took an important step toward protecting news publishers’ right to reproduce and make available their products online. Currently, while European copyright laws generally protect the individual products of writers, journalists, and photographers, the publisher’s end-product – whether that is a printed newspaper ... Read More
Q&A: Transitioning to PDF Newspaper Filing
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Q&A: Transitioning to PDF Newspaper Filing

In January 2018, the Copyright Office announced the final rule approving the transition from microfilm to PDF format for group newspaper registrations with the Copyright Office and Library of Congress. To help you navigate the new process, we've provided the following Q&A ... Read More
Copyright Office Signs Final Rule, Modernizes Newspaper Registration
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Copyright Office Signs Final Rule, Modernizes Newspaper Registration

The News Media Alliance applauds the Copyright Office for signing the final rule allowing group newspaper registration via PDF ... Read More
Copyright Office to Modernize Newspaper Archives
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Copyright Office to Modernize Newspaper Archives

We are very pleased that the Copyright Office has published its proposed rules for the transition from microfilm to PDF format for newspaper copyright registrations. These rules will also guide mandatory deposits for preservation with the Library of Congress ... Read More
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