Paying for News: Who Should Get Paid, and How?

14 Sep 2021
11:00 am - 11:45 am

Paying for News: Who Should Get Paid, and How?

From Australia to Europe to the U.S., lawmakers and regulators are taking steps to encourage or require technology platforms to negotiate license and payment terms with news publishers for the rights to share or display news content on their platforms. But how would those licenses be administered? How would payments be managed, and what should qualify as “news”? Building a new licensing and payment system from scratch.