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Press release: FEP letter to Culture Ministers

Brussels, 7 April 2020
FEP President has written to all Culture Ministers of the EU and of Iceland and Norway ahead of the Culture Council of 8 April 2020. Rudy Vanschoonbeek wrote “we, (...)

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#EuropeReadsAtHome

31/03/2020
All across Europe, people are discovering another way of dealing with time and leisure. Reading books can help escaping the reality, discovering new horizons or learning new skills. (...)

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Appeal of European publishers to the European institutions

Books need Europe’s help!

On 25th March 2020, the President of the FEP, Rudy Vanschoonbeek wrote to the President of the European Commission, Mrs von der Leyen and the Commissioner for Culture, Mrs Gabriel, as well as to (...)

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Joint statement of the European book trade concerning the cultural budget in Flanders

Brussels, 7th January 2020
The European book sector, represented by the European Writers’ Council, the Federation of European Publishers, the European and International Booksellers Federation and (...)

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PRESS RELEASE – FEP welcomes the judgement of the CJEU in the case C-263/18 (Tom Kabinet)

The Judgement that FEP still has to carefully review, appears to remain in line with the very clear formulations of the EU copyright acquis and the Court of Justice jurisprudence, notably in (...)

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Buon Compleanno AIE!

Our Italian member association AIE (Associazione Italiana Editori) is celebrating his 150 years anniversary today.
We wish them all the best in this day of celebration!
AIE has been FEP member (...)

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PRESS RELEASE - FEP’s reaction to Advocate-General’s Opinion in case C-263/18 (Tom Kabinet)

The Federation of European Publishers takes note of the Opinion of Advocate-General Maciej Szpunar delivered today in the case C-263/18. The Opinion remains in line with the very clear (...)

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Press release - EUPL 2019 Winners

The winners of the 2019 edition of the European Union Prize for Literature have been announced.
Please find the press release below or check out the official (...)

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YOUNG PUBLISHING PROFESSIONALS IN BRUSSELS #YPPiB first edition - 2019

THE IDEA. To inspire and engage Young Publishing Professionals (YPP) from as many FEP member countries as possible, involve them in the overall European idea and the defence of industry values, (...)

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PRESS RELEASE - Adoption of DSM Directive by the Council

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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