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Global Copyright Enforcement Forum

Global Copyright Enforcement Forum


The Global Copyright Enforcement Forum will be returning to Frankfurt Book Fair in 2019, organised by the Publishers Association, The International Publishers Association and the Association of American Publishers.

Attendees will hear from international copyright experts (speakers TBC). Please contact usto register your interest to attend. Attendance is free for members of the PA, AAP and IPA but pre-registration is essential.

Global Copyright Enforcement Forum 2018

Last year, we heard from Ros Lynch (director of copyright at the UK Intellectual Property Office), William Bowes (director of policy at the Publishers Association), Lui Simpson (VP of Global Policy at the Association of American Publishers) and Martjn David (senior adviser on copyright at the Dutch Publishers Association).

Topic included policy and piracy in action; how developments in the approach to the First Sale Doctrine / Exhaustion in the US and UK are affecting territorial rights and pricing models, including an EU update on relevant cases.

Download the slides.