ul. Slobode 74/1 Podgorica 81000 Montenegro

Contact: sindikatmedija@usscg.me, +382 20 232 315


Geographic area served: Montenegro

Type of organization / entity: Trade Union

Serves: Staff journalists, editors; media outlets; freelance journalists

Type of support: Legal, advocacy

Types of legal support: Direct litigation of cases involving journalists/media outlets; providing general legal advice/counsel to journalists/media outlets; legal advocacy for specific cases and issues.

Types of cases: Contractual/labor disputes between staff journalists and employers.

Fee structure: Included in annual association dues

Type of advocacy support: Leading or participating in public-awareness campaigns in support of a journalist/media outlet facing legal proceedings or court challenges; leading or participating in public-awareness campaigns around specific policy or regulatory issues that impact journalists’ reporting practices and rights; advocacy support for labor issues or disputes.