copyright

Academic Publishers Bring Lawsuit

By |August 15th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Academic Publishers Bring Lawsuit

Earlier this summer, three of the country’s largest college textbook publishers filed a lawsuit against Follett Corp. charging the company with selling counterfeit textbooks. Publishers Weekly […]

Protecting Your Space

By |April 18th, 2017|News, Technology|Comments Off on Protecting Your Space

In an effort to limit piracy and infringement on content, Google and other search companies are close to striking a voluntary agreement with entertainment […]

Copyright Changes Might Affect Academics

By |March 20th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Copyright Changes Might Affect Academics

Some copyright law changes taking place in Canada may impact how learning material can be used in classrooms. The Western Gazette out of Canada brought […]

Best Practices in Anti-Counterfeit Efforts

By |March 6th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Best Practices in Anti-Counterfeit Efforts

Several academic publishers have joined forces with distributors in order to have them adopt and implement a set of anti-counterfeit best practices designed to address the […]

Standards Were Affirmed by the Courts

By |February 17th, 2017|Business Intelligence, News, Standards|Comments Off on Standards Were Affirmed by the Courts

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the coordinator of the U.S. standards and conformity assessment system, was pleased to support the recent U.S. District […]

Copyrights in the Publisher’s World

By |February 9th, 2017|News, reference|Comments Off on Copyrights in the Publisher’s World

Copyright discussions can send the fear of God into anyone in the publishing business with very little effort. The spirit of copyright protection is […]

New AAP President Has Copyright Law Background

By |January 19th, 2017|News|Comments Off on New AAP President Has Copyright Law Background

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) recently named Maria A. Pallante as President and CEO.

Pallante is the former United States Register of Copyrights, a position […]

Define Ownership

By |January 19th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Define Ownership

When it comes to digital content, the ownership issue gets grayer and grayer. This interesting information came to us from Copyright and Technology in their […]

Copyright Process Review

By |December 23rd, 2016|News|Comments Off on Copyright Process Review

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) voiced their approval of the House Judiciary Committee’s first policy proposal regarding the review of the Copyright Act. The Association […]

Who Wrote It?

By |October 31st, 2016|News, reference|Comments Off on Who Wrote It?

In a surprising turn of events, Oxford University Press announced that its new edition of the complete works of William Shakespeare will credit Christopher Marlowe […]