WIPO Diary, Day 3: taking exception to exceptions

A collective sigh of relief was heaved here at WIPO this morning when, at last, the broadcasting talk wrapped up.

Continue reading
  3343 Hits

WIPO Diary, Day 2: When legal instruments go bad.

As the SCCR delegates resumed their Sisyphean effort to define the terms underpinning the long-awaited WIPO broadcast treaty this morning, the glaring paradox at the heart of the process became apparent.

Continue reading
  3119 Hits

WIPO Diary, Day 1: DG ticks off SCCR 32 over 20-year broadcasting text deadlock

WIPO Director General Francis Gurry fired the starting gun on the 32nd Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR), today, urging the participants to agree on the elusive broadcasting treaty, which has lain on the table since 1996.

Continue reading
Tags:
  3586 Hits

IPA WIPO Diary

This week, the WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights (SCCR) will meet for the 32nd time, in Geneva, to debate several copyright issues that will have a direct impact on the global publishing industry.

Continue reading
  5043 Hits

International Publishers Association

23, avenue de France
1202 Geneva, Switzerland
+41 22 704 18 20
info@internationalpublishers.org

Subscribe to our newsletter