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"Fake news is contaminating journalism..."

In a speech at Westminster Media Forum, Jonathan Heawood highlighted the threat to journalism fake news has become.
Delegates came from all over the world to hear about, and comment…

Award made in first IMPRESS arbitration

An arbitrator has made an award of damages in the first legal dispute to be resolved under the IMPRESS arbitration scheme.

Dennis Rice, the claimant, contacted IMPRESS to make a request…

Does Philanthropy Represent a Future Funding Approach for Independent Journalism?

At a time of increasing fragility in the funding of news publishing, a new report is calling for a more open discussion between news organisations and potential funders and suggests…

Bringing Back the Trust - IMPRESS Publishers Share their Reasons for Joining

As IMPRESS gains its 50th publisher, we ask new and established members why they want to be part of the UK’s newest regulator.

IMPRESS has come a long way since it…

Bespoke Media Liability Insurance for IMPRESS Member Publishers

As IMPRESS continues to attract members from all over the UK, the UK’s newest press regulator has partnered with media specialist insurers to provide an affordable and flexible insurance scheme…

Respectability Restored – the Swedish System of Press Regulation Relies on Public Decision-making

For the third in our series talking to press regulators around the world, we spoke to Ola Sigvardsson, Press Ombudsman at the Swedish Press Council.

Sweden is justifiably proud of its…