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IMPRESS Highlights Need for Post-Leveson Framework in Fight Against Fake News

As the parliamentary inquiry into fake news takes on a new urgency, IMPRESS has recommended that the Government should complete the implementation of the post-Leveson framework for press regulation and…

IMPRESS: ‘a tremendous safeguard for investigative journalism’ – Sir Harry Evans

Former Sunday Times and Times editor Sir Harry Evans today called on the Guardian and the Financial Times to join the independent press regulator IMPRESS, which he described as “a…

Shielding the Storytellers

With whistleblowing in the news again, we take a look at IMPRESS’s own scheme and how it protects its members.

Would the hacking scandal have been so widespread if a whistleblowing…

‘State Approved’ or Standing Up for Independence?

In the second article in our series where we seek to redress the balance on some of the key press regulation issues, we spoke to leading academic Eric Barendt for…

Section 40: Time for Some Balance

This week we spoke to three prominent media lawyers about their views on the commencement of Section 40 and the benefits to publishers of a low cost arbitration scheme.

We are…

IMPRESS Calls on Government to Implement Section 40 Without Further Delay

IMPRESS has today published its submission to the Government consultation on the Leveson enquiry and its implementation, in which it calls for the immediate implementation of Section 40.

Jonathan Heawood, CEO…