Showing items tagged with 'compensation'
9 April 2015: The NUJ and Thompsons Solicitors have helped a photojournalist secure compensation.
20 December 2012: After nine years of fighting his case, NUJ member and photographer Guy Smallman has been awarded compensation of 75,000 Swiss Francs by the State of Geneva.
10 December 2011: NUJ member Jules Mattsson has received an out of court settlement and an apology from the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis.
7 November 2011: The NUJ has won a significant financial victory for staff made redundant as a result of newspaper title closures.
5 April 2011: The NUJ is taking legal advice over the collapse of Sport Media Group after the entire workforce – including around 25 journalistic staff – were made redundant with no notice.
7 December 2010: A photographer who was struck in the face by a police shield during the G20 protests last year has been awarded £30,000 compensation by the Metropolitan police.
5 January 2010: A photographer who was handcuffed, arrested and detained for eight hours for trying to take pictures has had his police record torn up after help from the NUJ.
20 November 2009: NUJ member Guy Smallman has won his six-year fight for justice.
16 November 2009: Guy Smallman's six-year fight for justice will end in the Swiss city of Lausanne on 20 November.
29 May 2009: The NUJ is to seek compensation that could total two million pounds for journalists who were forced to reapply for their own jobs at the Glasgow Herald group.