Apple Raises iPad Prices in Germany to Cover a New “You Must be a Pirate” Tax | The Digital Reader Posted from Diigo.
For Pandora, Ruling on Streaming Royalty Rates Is Crucial – The New York Times Posted from Diigo.
Google’s “Temporary” Shut Down of Its eBook Publisher Portal Approaches the Six-Month Mark | The Digital Reader Posted from Diigo.
The IPKat: KAT-EXCLUSIVE: EU Commission due to issue legislative proposal on content portability in spring 2016, wants to make some exceptions mandatory, and dreams of full copyright harmonisation The draft communication, here. Posted from Diigo.
Causa C-117/13 Technische Universität Darmstadt.pdf “Uno Stato membro può autorizzare le biblioteche a digitalizzare, senza il consenso dei titolari dei diritti, determinati libri della loro collezione al fine di proporli su posti di lettura elettronica. Gli Stati membri possono, entro certi limiti e a determinate condizioni qual i il pagamento di un equo compenso ai […]
Julia Reda – Reda Report adopted: A turning point in the copyright debate “Today, the Legal Affairs Committee of the European Parliament passed an amended version of my copyright evaluation report with a broad majority. “ Posted from Diigo.
Copyright in the new Belgian Code of Economic Law: codification and new regulation | Kluwer Copyright Blog Posted from Diigo.
Second-hand e-book seller complains about Dutch publishers – POLITICO “A Dutch web firm that sells second-hand e-books has complained to the country’s competition authorities that it is being boycotted by three of the largest Dutch publishers.” See also: Secondary Market for Ebooks? The ReDigi Case; Rivendita di ebook usati: per il Tribunale di Amsterdam è […]
Farida Shaheed, the United Nations Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights, delivered a very intense and straightforward Report on Copyright policy and the right to science and culture (A/HRC/28/57) She summarizes its key points: “1) First, intellectual property rights are not human rights. This equation is false and misleading. In some ways, copyright […]
Tru Optik Data advocates using piracy data for marketing purpose “piracy is a signal for demand” (Future of Copyrght) Posted from Diigo.