Showing items tagged with 'freelance'
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.
16 November 2010: Don Foster MP opened the 'Who's Afraid of Photographers?' seminar in the House of Commons with words of warning for the photographers present.
3 November 2010: The NUJ has condemned the arrest and harassment of two freelance journalists in Zimbabwe.
6 July 2010: A new survey has shown that retaining copyright could be one of the best business decisions that freelance or self-employed photographers make.
25 June 2010: Two NUJ members have received an apology and damages from the Metropolitan Police after being forcibly prevented from working by officers at a political protest outside the Greek Embassy in 2008.
21 April 2010: The music division of publisher Bauer Media has launched a rights grab against freelance writers and photographers at Kerrang!, Mojo and Q magazines.
26 March 2010: The NUJ's innovative work in learning and training has been recognised with a Union Learning Fund award for a project it helped pioneer to help freelance workers in the media and entertainment industries.
29 January 2010: The NUJ has protested to the Financial Times about the alleged unauthorised use of freelance work on its subscribers' online archive.
3 December 2009: Popular Scottish journalist Joe Owens died on the Isle of Wight last week; he would have celebrated his 45th birthday later this month.
13 October 2009: Forty people attended the NUJ's publishing summit on Saturday to share their experiences of organising the union in the magazine and book industry.