Ten American organizations intend to counter state-based challenges to federal copyright protections.
Richard Charkin in England: On the ‘Desecration of Authors’ Works’
‘To tamper with an author’s words when he or she is no longer with us to express an opinion is sacrilege,’ Richard Charkin writes.
PageBreak’s International Program Outlines: ‘Many Different Voices’
The new PageBreak conference in San Francisco names more speakers to explore innovation in book publishing on October 27 and 28.
UK: Publishers Association Opposes Copyright Exception
The post-Brexit introduction of a new copyright exception by the British government sets off alarms among publishers.
Canada’s Literary Press Group: Accessible Ebooks
Close to 600 titles will be part of the new, accessible ‘Ebooks for Everyone’ initiative from the Literary Press Group of Canada.
The Emirates’ Kalimat Foundation To Publish Under Marrakesh Treaty
A newly issued license allows the UAE’s Kalimat Foundation to produce content in line with the Marrakesh Treaty’s stipulations.
‘Our Visions for the Future’: PageBreak Opens Early-Bird Registration
The successor to the popular ‘Books in Browsers’ conference in San Francisco, October’s PageBreak has opened up early-bird registration.
World Book & Copyright Day: India’s Publishing Conference
The challenges of intellectual property protection in an age of digital distribution are at the heart of the Indian publishers’ free program.
Copyright: The UAE Opens Its First Reprographic Rights Agency
The Emirates’ new reprographic rights organization bolsters copyright protection ‘the UAE’s digital economy,’ says Bodour Al Qasimi.
French Publishers Join Sister Cultural Leaders on EU Copyright and Piracy
France’s publishers’ association is one of 54 cultural- and creative-industry groups messaging negotiators in Brussels today.