Mannie Garcia has made a $5,000 donation to NPPA to help support further legal advocacy for journalists.
The donation was made to the National Press Photographers Association through the National Press Photographers Foundation to support NPPA Legal Advocacy and Education.
A bipartisan group of Congressional representatives has introduced the Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2017, also known as the CASE act, establishing an alternative dispute resolution program for copyright small claims.
Software giant Adobe announced in June that it was adding editorial content to its Adobe Stock collection and this week, it took a big additional step by naming Santiago Lyon as its new director of editorial content.
A New York State statute designed to protect crime victims and witnesses was misused to arrest a protestor at a military base, according to an amicus brief. New York’s Order of Protection statute, also known as a “stay away” order, was applied beyond its intended use when the commander of a military base was granted such an “order of protection” against peace activists protesting a military drone program.
Photojournalist Wesley Bocxe was seriously injured when his apartment building in Mexico City collapsed during this week’s earthquake. He is hospitalized with multiple injuries and awaiting surgery but is expected to survive.