The bottom line for Nine-Fairfax is that it will have to avoid being a typical Australian media merger that destroys value, rather than creates it.
Hugh Marks has improved his pay packet on the previous financial year, but what will happen when the Fairfax takeover is finalised?
Alan Jones' $3.7 million payout has surely underlined some reputational and financial concerns. Now, Nine has their own suit to fight.
The benefit to Fairfax of collaborating on investigations with the ABC doesn't stop it from complaining to the ACCC about the broadcaster's over-competitiveness.
Don't be surprised if more leaders fall after Fairfax abandons rural posts and News Corp continues to entrench conservative bias.
The former soldier has launched defamation action over a front-page story in The Age. His reputation is inevitably harmed, but the question of whether he'll win the case is a bit more complicated.
The outgoing PM had a list of journos he wanted to call on for his final presser. You don't have to look too hard to see the pattern.
A much anticipated lawsuit has been brought against Fairfax by former soldier Ben Roberts-Smith after allegations of bullying and violence were printed in Fairfax papers.