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ECJ rules in favour of workers on holiday pay – implications for media sector?

Recent case law developments have led to an increase in the protection afforded to some individuals who work on a self-employed basis. Indeed, only...

Drone broadcasting: which regulations apply and when?

Not just a toy Drones (or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) are, in a sense, nothing new. One of the first documented uses of an unguided missile...

The very REAL threat of FAKE NEWS? EU launches public consultation and expert group

Just how big an issue is Fake News? The presence of Fake News and online misinformation has become "almost overwhelming" according to Frans Timmermans, the...

NEWSFLASH: CMA cracks down on secondary ticketing websites

Following its investigation, the CMA announced it had widespread concerns about the information that customers are provided with on secondary ticketing websites, and believed...

Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) – cryptocurrency, fundraising and the media industry impact

Throughout 2017 Initial Coin Offerings, or ICOs, have developed as a popular new form of fundraising. The ICO trend in the market place has snowballed...

Advertising wellness: How far is too far?

Wellness on the rise Wellness – the industry based on the "pursuit of enhancing personal well-being" – has in the last decade emerged as...

The UK’s Committee of Advertising Practice requests the removal of gambling ads that appeal...

As the letter reminded gambling operators, under the CAP Code gambling ads must not "be likely to be of particular appeal to children or...

Influencing Media: Timothy Armoo, CEO of Fanbytes

Generation Z For those that are not familiar with this particular demographic, this is the generation that comes after millennials; the digital kids, the children...

From Hollywood to HR – what employers can learn from the scandal

In recent weeks, a number of high profile figures in the entertainment industry have been on the receiving end of very serious allegations of...

Advertising on Social Media – clear enough for you?

  Last month Twitter announced steps to increase transparency for all adverts on Twitter by introducing a new "Transparency Center" to provide visibility into who...