According to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, a Canadian Supreme Court has ruled that Newspapers and magazines do not have the right to republish articles written by freelancers in electronic databases without the consent of the authors.

What does this mean for writers in Australia? Unless you assign digital rights when selling your work, publications can not publish digitally without your consent.

The Australian Writer’s Marketplace is Australia and New Zealand’s only guide to the writing industry. While providing submission and contact details for the print media and publishing industry.

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