Publishers looking to Commerce Commission to broker deal with tech giants over content

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 26 Nov 2021, 6:40PM
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Publishers looking to Commerce Commission to broker deal with tech giants over content

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 26 Nov 2021, 6:40PM

New Zealand news publishers want to be able to negotiate a better deal with Facebook and Google, who are regularly accused of stealing their content.

They have asked the Commerce Commission for approval to collectively bargain with these tech giants.

NZ Herald Business reporter Damien Venuto, who’s been speaking with Facebook and Google joined Heather du Plessis-Allan.

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