From traditional publishers and broadcasters to social influencers and content creators, Beazley understands the risks associated with doing business in this industry.
Media liability written on an occurrence basis:
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Beazley Media Liability offers seamless cover for a wide variety of risk categories, including:
United States, Canada, United Kingdom
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Journalism – Copyright infringement claim
Our Insured, a publication company, received a demand letter alleging a copyright infringement claim from a large newspaper outlet. The letter contains allegations that the Insured used an image that was copyrighted by the outlet and demanded compensation and a license fee. The policy would have provided defense cover for the Insured, but our Insured was able to resolve the matter for a minimal amount within their retention.
Social media platforms like X (formerly known as Twitter), Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube have provided individuals with a publishing reach far beyond that of traditional media.
Many generative-AI platforms are trained on insights from a range of data sources including pre-published information on the internet and beyond. By their nature, they are creating content, advice, and material that is likely to be generated from multiple sources.