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13th December 2018

Rightsholders unite in calling for an effective solution to the Value Gap

As the European Commission, Parliament and Council meet in Strasbourg to negotiate the Copyright Directive, a broad coalition of rightsholders have called for them to remember the original objective of the legislation, which is to correct the distortion of the digital marketplace caused by User Upload Content (UUC) services.

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7th December 2018

EU Commission publishes first ‘Counterfeit and Piracy Watch List’

Report highlights continuing threat of music copyright infringement, including stream ripping sites

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21st November 2018

Joint Music Sector Statement – YouTube’s Fact-Free Fear-Mongering

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9th November 2018

Statement from Frances Moore, Chief Executive of IFPI, in response to Google’s Anti-Piracy Paper

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12th October 2018

IFPI calls for swift ratification of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement

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9th October 2018

IFPI releases 2018 Music Consumer Insight Report

In-depth study on global music listening habits

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IFPI alongside @FIMI_IT & Italian anti-piracy organisation FPM, has coordinated a legal action on behalf of its record company members against online content sharing service Vimeo in Italy. Read the full statement https://www.ifpi.org/recording-industry-takes-action-against-vimeo-for-making-available-infringing-music-content/

Following Government-backed, voluntary roundtable discussions between social media platforms and UK creative businesses, creative industries and social media firms agree new anti-piracy measures.

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