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The Federation of European Publishers presents the brochure "The Book Sector in Europe: Facts and Figures"

In occasion of its 50th anniversary, the Federation of European Publishers (FEP) has produced a statistics publication that provides a... Read more

New Premises

FEP secretariat has moved to its new offices in Brussels. The new address is: Chaussée d’Ixelles 29/35 (Galerie Toison d’Or, next to Théâtre... Read more

FEP Press release | The Federation of European Publishers (FEP) launches the campaign Stand Up for ©ulture – Yes to a fair reform at the Frankfurt Book Fair

After lengthy discussions and a failed vote in July, the European Parliament adopted the report on Copyright in the Digital Single Market on... Read more

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PRESS RELEASE - Adoption of DSM Directive by the Council

15 April 2019

FEP welcomes the adoption of the Copyright in the Digital Single Market by the European Union Member States at the Agricultural Council.
FEP President, Rudy Vanschoonbeek said After two and a (...)

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Open letter to MEPs who have voted against the copyright directive last Tuesday, because they are against censorship

27 March 2019

I am too. But as a smaller European online entrepreneur, and as a representative of many peers across Europe, I need correct compensation for the creative work that my authors and I do. When (...)

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PRESS RELEASE - FEP welcomes the vote on the provisional agreement on Copyright in the European Parliament of 26 March 2019

26 March 2019

Today the European Parliament voiced its support for European culture, innovation, access to knowledge and creativity. FEP welcomes this important decision and is looking forward to the (...)

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Digital copyright like David’s sling - by Stefano Mauri

26 March 2019

Soon the European Union must decide whether to approve the copyright directive. I would like to give my testimony to the beneficial effects of this piece of legislation. I’ve been a publisher for (...)

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