N.Y. General Business Law Section 330
Publication of owner’s name


Every newspaper, magazine or other periodically printed publication published in this state, shall publish in every copy of every issue, upon the editorial page or in one of the first four pages of the publication, the full name and address of the owner, owners, proprietor or proprietors of such publication; and if said publication shall be owned or published by a corporation, then the name of the corporation and the address of its principal place of business shall be published, together with the full names and addresses of the president, secretary and treasurer thereof; and if the said publication shall be owned or published by a partnership, limited partnership, or an unincorporated joint stock association, then the full names and addresses of the partners, or officers and managers of said partnership, limited partnership or unincorporated joint-stock association shall be published in like manner. The representative capacities of those named shall be indicated in like manner.


Every publication printed or reprinted after September first, nineteen hundred sixty-three which is so composed or illustrated as a whole as to be devoted to the description or portrayal of bondage, sadism, masochism or other sexual perversion or to the exploitation of sex or nudity and published in this state shall conspicuously have imprinted on the cover, title, or copyright page or at the end of the publication the true name and address of the publisher or printer.

Source: Section 330 — Publication of owner's name, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/GBS/330 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Nov. 25, 2023).

Nov. 25, 2023

Last modified:
Sep. 22, 2014

§ 330’s source at nysenate​.gov

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