Archive for Digital Updates – 2019

Alliance Hosts Congressional Fly-In to Advocate for Passage of the Journalism Competition & Preservation Act
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Alliance Hosts Congressional Fly-In to Advocate for Passage of the Journalism Competition & Preservation Act

On Tuesday, September 10, the Alliance is hosting a Congressional fly-in to advocate for the passage of the “Journalism Competition and Preservation Act.” Executives representing ... Read More
DOJ, FTC Initiate Antitrust Investigations Into Tech Platforms
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DOJ, FTC Initiate Antitrust Investigations Into Tech Platforms

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has requested that Alphabet, the parent company of Google, turn over all information they have related to previous antitrust investigations ... Read More
House Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Data Privacy and Tech Competition
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House Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Data Privacy and Tech Competition

On Thursday, September 12, the House Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee will hold a hearing titled “Online Platforms and Market Power, Part 3: The Role of Data ... Read More
State Attorneys General Join Together in a Major Antitrust Probe of Google and Facebook
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State Attorneys General Join Together in a Major Antitrust Probe of Google and Facebook

On September 6, the New York Attorney General announced that New York is leading a bipartisan, multistate investigation of Facebook’s dominant role in the digital ... Read More
The Alliance Responds to Facebook’s Reported News Content Licensing Plans
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The Alliance Responds to Facebook’s Reported News Content Licensing Plans

On August 9, the News Media Alliance released a statement following reports that Facebook is planning to license content from news publishers, including headlines and ... Read More
House Leaders Call for the Removal of Section 230 from USMCA
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House Leaders Call for the Removal of Section 230 from USMCA

On August 6, the Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Ranking Member Greg Walden (R-OR) sent a letter ... Read More
NMA and CNPA Calls on Californian Lawmakers to Amend CCPA
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NMA and CNPA Calls on Californian Lawmakers to Amend CCPA

On August 6, the News Media Alliance and the California News Publishers Association asked news publishers to support amendments to the California Consumer Privacy Act ... Read More
Representative DeSaulnier Calls Attention to the Demise of Local News
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Representative DeSaulnier Calls Attention to the Demise of Local News

On July 31, Representative Mark DeSaulnier, one of the co-sponsors of H.R. 2054, the “Journalism Competition and Preservation Act,” participated in a panel on the ... Read More
Senate Holds a Copyright Office Oversight Hearing, Plans Roundtables on Office Modernization
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Senate Holds a Copyright Office Oversight Hearing, Plans Roundtables on Office Modernization

On July 30, the Senate Intellectual Property Subcommittee held a U.S. Copyright Office oversight hearing with the recently appointed Register of Copyrights Karyn Temple as ... Read More
EU Court Holds Websites Jointly Liable for Data Privacy Violations when Using Social Widgets
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EU Court Holds Websites Jointly Liable for Data Privacy Violations when Using Social Widgets

On July 29, the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ) found that website operators are liable for data protection violations that arise from ... Read More
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News/Media Alliance Calls on FTC, DOJ to Investigate Google’s Misappropriation of Digital News Publishing, Stop Expansion of Generative AI Overviews Offering - Read more