IPA Continues Work Towards Access for Disabled Readers

The International Publishers Association is saddened to learn of the World Blind Union’s declaration to suspend participation in the shared projects initiated by the WIPO Stakeholder Platform.

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Canadian Copyright Reform: International Publishers Concerned About Damage to Industry

Today the International Publishers Association (IPA) has sent a letter to James Moore, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages and to Tony Clement, Minister of Industry containing a detailed critique of C-32, the copyright Bill, which will soon be sent to a parliamentary committee for in-depth study and to hear testimony of expert witnesses and industry stakeholders, and copyright consumers.

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The Publishers' Role in Digital Access to the World's Literary Heritage

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IPA Copyright Symposium Strengthens Publishers Resolve on Copyright

The 7th IPA Copyright Symposium closed this week in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). For two days more than 270 registered participants and global experts from 53 nations discussed copyright and publishing policy issues.

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“The Future of Publishing Depends on Copyright

The 7th IPA Copyright Symposium in Abu Dhabi will shift the attention of publishers worldwide to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). For two days more than 250 publishers and global experts will be discussing copyright policy issues.

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pre-2010

20/05/09 - IFLA and IPA Agree to Enhance Open Access Debate

17/11/08 – Joint Rightsholder Position re: International Harmonisation of Copyright Exceptions, SCCR
[Eng., Esp., Fr.]

30/6/08 – IPA Submission on WIPO Draft Gap Analysis on the Protection of Traditional Cultural Expressions and Folkore

17/11/07 – An international Copyright Symposium to be held in Amsterdam on 21-22 April 2008

27/06/07 – Publishers and Librarians agree on Key Principles of Access to Orphan Work

11/06/07 – IPA/IFLA Position on the Use of Orphan Works

24/05/07 – German Parliament Supports Open Access and Publishers; English Translation of Bundesrat Decision

14/05/07 – IPA and Google debate the Power of Search Engines at Swiss Book Fair

11/04/07 – IPA Supports WTO Cases Files against China

30/03/07 – IPA Comments on the WIPO List of Issues regarding Provisions for the Protection of Traditional Cultural Expressions and Folklore

21/03/07 – WIPO DG Receives High-level IPA Delegation

13/02/07 – IPA Signs Brussels Declaration on STM Publishing

30/01/07 – WIPO DG Opens International Copyright Conference in Cairo

06/10/06 – ACAP Presentation

31/07/06 – IPA Position on Revised WIPO Provisions for the Protection of Traditional Cultural Expressions and Folklore

13/06/06 – IPA Supports French Google Challenge

23/04/06 – IPA Position on the Use of Orphan Works

20/10/05 – Joint IPA-PEN USA Declaration – Google Print Library Project

17/08/05 – IPA & the Google Print Library Project

31/01/05 – IPA Position on the Preliminary Draft Convention on the Protection of the Diversity of Cultural Content and Artistic Expression

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