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Release of the full ALCS-commissioned report into authors' earnings reveals incomes on the slide, but self-publishing making an increasing contribution.
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After much deliberation going through over 600 entries, we are very pleased to present the winning entry by the very talented 12 year old Alice Brancale, from Howells School, Llandaff.
Tanya Landman and William Grill were announced as the winners of the 2015 CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals yesterday at a ceremony at the British Library.
The winners of the 2015 Jerwood Fiction Uncovered prize were announced last night at a ceremony at the beautiful Jerwood Space in London.
The High Court today ruled against the UK Government in a Judicial Review case brought by the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors (BASCA), the Musicians’ Union (MU) and UK Music. These three bodies challenged Government’s decision to introduce a private copying exception into UK copyright law, arguing that it was unlawful because it failed to provide fair compensation to rightholders.
Early June held another meeting of the International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organisations (IFRRO), this time in Vienna, Austria. ALCS and the International Authors Forum (IAF) were both there to keep abreast of all things in the world of reproduction right licensing. IAF also held its own separate meeting in Vienna.
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