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FEP Activities – Weeks 15-19 & 22-26 June

Week 15-19 June
EP/ Vote in legal committee affairs on the Reda report
EP/Presentation of the draft European Implementation Assessment on "The implementation, application and effects of (...)

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High-Level Conference of the Intergroup Creative Industries co-organised by Creativity Works

On 23 June, FEP co-organised a conference in the framework of Creativity Works for the European Parliament Intergroup on Cultural and Creative Industries. The conference was hosted by the (...)

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FEP Activities – Weeks 1-5 & 8-12 June

Week 01-05 June
Brussels/European Consumer Summit
EP/EIF Programming Committee meeting
London/FEP-CENL (Conference of European National Librarians) joint working group
IFRRO European (...)

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Commission opens formal investigation into Amazon’s e-book distribution

"The European Commission has opened a formal antitrust investigation into certain business practices by Amazon in the distribution of electronic books ("e-books"). The Commission will in (...)

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FEP Activities – From week 27-30 April to week 25-29 May

Week 27-30 April
EP/Vice-President Ansip at the CULT Committee
Brussels/NEM Executive Group meeting and NEM Summit organisation meeting
OHIM/Observatory Private Sector Representatives (...)

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FEP Vienna General Assembly

FEP members met in Vienna at the invitation of their Austrian colleagues from the Hauptverband des des Österreichischen Buchhandels.
We had two intense days of meetings punctuated by (...)

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Report of Activities 2014-2015

Just published our Report of Activities 2014-2015.
You can download it from the link here below.
(No need to register to the website to download the (...)

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Reaction of the Federation of European Publishers on the Communication on the Digital Single Market Strategy published today (6/05/2015)

PRESS RELEASE
FEP welcomes the Commission’s goal to create the right conditions for digital services to flourish: ‘This requires (…) secure and trustworthy infrastructures and content services, (...)

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Italy - Song on stories you don’t know

Two popular Italian songwriters (Samuele Bersani and Pacifico) composed a song dedicated to books: Le storie che non conosci (Stories that you don’t know).
Authors decided to donate all the (...)

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Campaign #CopyrightForFreedom

On 20 March 2015, FEP launched a campaign #CopyrightforFreedom at the Paris Book Fair.
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One month later, we have launched a petition online to gather (...)

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