News agencies secure 50,000 Euro payout over image theft in bid to tame 'Wild West' of online copyright theftBy Dominic Ponsford 15 November 11:28
A group of news agencies has settled out-of-court with a Croatian website for more than 50,000 Euros after it lifted their pictures and re-used them online without credit.
By Dominic Ponsford 30 October 9:48
Global news agency and financial information company Thomson Reuters has increased its job cuts to 5,500.
By Press Gazette 29 October 9:46
A former account manager of a press agency in east London has been ordered to pay back more than £120,000 to her former employers.
By Darren Boyle 18 October 8:14
A former Tory MP said any newspaper that printed topless photos of Gloria de Piero will face ‘humiliation’.
By Press Gazette 17 October 13:56
Labour MP Gloria De Piero has urged journalists to stop looking for topless photos which were taken of her more than 20 years ago.
By Andrew Young 23 September 12:28
A former news agency chief who trained a generation of national press journalists, oversaw the huge expansion of South West News and once told Robert Maxwell to "bugger off" has died aged 52.
By Michael Leidig 13 September 16:18
Corrupt Austrian bankers used a network of dodgy shell companies to help ponzie fraudster Bernie Madoff hide around $12bn which has yet to be tracked down. This is the claim made by freelance journalist Michael Leidig in a book - Pyramid Games - which he has published himself today.
By William Turvill 04 September 11:21
A picture agency has failed in an attempt to sue investigative journalism website Exaro for breach of copyright.
By Press Gazette 13 August 8:49
The AFP photographer who captured Usain Bolt crossing the finish line at the World Championships 100m final in Moscow on Sunday as lightning struck in the background has played down his achievement.
It's been pointed out to me that some online national newspaper journalists are garnering suspiciously high story counts.
By William Turvill 19 July 12:39
The Press Complaints Commission has decided not to uphold a complaint made against The Daily Telegraph for publishing photographs of Vicky Pryce in prison.
By Dominic Ponsford 18 July 10:21
The United Nations Security Council was yesterday urged to take action over the number of journalists worldwide being murdered for doing their jobs.
By William Turvill 15 July 15:20
Andy Murray winning Wimbledon was more than just a sports story. Splashed across every national newspaper front page, it has proved one of the biggest news stories of the year.
By William Turvill 03 July 15:56
News agency SWNS has acquired Leeds-based Ross Parry Agency to grow its presence across the UK.
By Mercury Press 24 June 13:48
Alan Jones, one of Liverpool's most admired and respected journalists, has died at the age of 75.
By William Turvill 06 June 8:07
Press agency Barcroft Media is suing a former employee alleging that she paid herself more than £92,000 from the company account.
By Gavriel Hollander 04 June 11:23
A group of news agencies is set to sue a Croatian website for more than £500,000 for breach of copyright after it allegedly refused to pay for photographs.
By Chris Moncrieff 21 May 16:00
Colin Webb, who has died aged 74, was a highly effective editor of the Press Association from 1986 to 1995 and successfully steered the agency through a crucial period in its history.
By Gavriel Hollander 15 May 12:12
The organisers of the World Press Photo awards have insisted that the winning picture was not faked.
By Press Gazette 13 May 13:35
Bloomberg’s top editor has Matthew Winkler has apologised after reporters for the agency used confidential information belonging to subscribers. The apology follows a complaint from Goldman Sachs that reporters had kept tabs on its partners by making use of private data found on the Bloomberg newswire terminals.