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Daily Hive Dinged $1,000 For “Coming Unprepared” For Trial

January 31, 2020

Former freelancer says the site’s co-founder failed to show up to court

Before Daily Hive Grew, People Wrote for Free. Now an Early Contributor Is Going to Court to Get Paid.

January 9, 2020

Writer claims he was sold on a “ground-floor opportunity”

Canadian Media Is Getting A Bailout. Its Freelancers Aren’t.

July 9, 2019

Which part of journalism, the companies or the journalists, does the government really want to support?

The Strange Case Of The Ottawa Outlet That Sued Its Own Freelancer

April 23, 2018

Blacklock’s Reporter recently settled its Federal Court suit against former contributor Dale Smith

Publishing Company In Alberta Owes Freelancers Thousands

August 17, 2016

When freelancer Jessica Lockhart’s unpaid invoices for Alberta Venture hit nearly $5,000, she hired a lawyer. The Toronto-based writer’s work started appearing in Alberta Venture and Alberta Oil, Venture Publishing’s flagship magazines, in late 2012. The editors were strong, she was given an opportunity to write features, and she could explore interesting topics. The catch? Her … Continued

SHORT CUTS – Canada is Hip and Sophie Trudeau is a Disney Princess

January 20, 2016

Omar Mouallem discusses Canada’s new hipn status, Vancity Buzz’s release of an unblurred photo leaked from police and job cuts at Postmedia.

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