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Industry Targets Piracy in Italy
Billboard (1996) Vol. 108, No. 4, pp. 68, 86
... representatives discuss the efforts of their joint operation, the Federation Against Music Piracy (FPM), and the high rate of music piracy in Italy. ... fight what is said to be a "potentially catastrophic increase in piracy in Italy." IFPI ...
... Reports that ratification of Italy's new anti-piracy law has been hailed as a turning point in the ... country's fight against piracy levels, which are among the highest in Europe. ...
... music piracy via its first awards ceremony, due to be held April 16, 2002, in Athens, Greece ... . Gives the details of the awards ceremony and the anti-piracy campaign. ...
... , 1997 makes music piracy a criminal rather than only civil offense. Criminalizing piracy marks the ... first real deterrent to piracy in post-Communist Russia. ...
... bring attention to the widespread problem of piracy in both the music and video industries. Notes that ... Briefly reports on a protest march by 2,000 people in Hong Kong as part of Anti-Piracy Day to ... . Mentions possible ways the Hong Kong government can fight piracy including fining consumers in possession of pirated recordings. ...
... commercial piracy report. Spain is named in the report as a hotbed of piracy. It is estimated that ... the country's physical-piracy rate is 24%. Spain's Culture Ministry has developed an anti-piracy plan that is being implemented. ...
Latin Piracy Feels the Heat
Billboard (2001) Vol. 113, No. 51, pp. 1, 73
... Discusses music piracy's contribution to the plunge in music sales in Latin America, focusing on ... the IFPI's 2001 interim sales figures. States that one of the culprits is the blossoming piracy ... industry. Describes how small-time piracy operations work. Comments on the increase in police raids in Mexico and its tougher laws on piracy. ...
Sunsetting the CD
Stereo Review (2002) Vol. 67, No. 1, pp. 38
... Discusses record companies' alternatives to the CD format in the wake of music piracy that steals ... profits. Examines the pros and cons of utilizing various anti-piracy techniques on CDs. Speculates on the future of the CD format. ...
... piracy and the newly formed FPM (Federation Against Music Piracy). Notes that this news comes at a ... Reports that Italy, which was once known as the "European Union's piracy hot spot" has made major ... strides against domestic piracy of sound recordings, in part due to government measures to counter ...
... The UK music industry has praised Google for taking significant steps towards tackling piracy and ... online piracy: speeding up the rate at which it takes down illegal content on its various products ... ; preventing terms closely associated with piracy, such as "torrent," from appearing in Autocomplete; and ...
... . government to institute procedures investigating piracy of recorded material in Italy. Notes that ... estimates place the piracy rate in the country as high as 25 percent, while promises from the Italian ...
My Moral Dilemma
Stereo Review (2001) Vol. 66, No. 9, pp. 45
... Discusses the issue of music piracy. Explains that the International Federation of the ... before. Gives statistics for other areas of music piracy. Examines the steps that the music industry ... is taking to protect itself against music piracy. Provides statistics for music piracy that has ...
... Takes note of the Copyright Information and Anti-Piracy Centre established in Finland in 1979 as ... an organ to combat piracy of phonograph recordings, which was soon expanded to include copyrighted ... representing American film manufacturers to combat a rising threat of record and video piracy from neighboring Russia and Estonia. ...
... A brief discussion on the problem of music piracy is presented. ...
... Summarizes the contents of a report on music piracy during the year 1998 recently released by the ... organized crime is estimated to be responsible for up to 75 percent of music piracy. Suggests ways ... who estimate that pirated goods accounted for 33 percent of worldwide music sales during the past ...
... The MAPS member anti-piracy system has been launched by PRS for Music. MAPS will be able to cut ... off instances of piracy at the source, helping to ensure that the legitimate licensed services can be ... more easily found and that PRS for Music members receive fair remuneration for use of their repertoire online. ...
... music piracy. Discusses the role of organized crime, the growing CD-R piracy in China, France ... , Germany, Greece, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, and the U.S., an IFPI report "Music Piracy Report 98 ...
... annual Commercial Piracy Report. It urges leaders of the world to take a stand against piracy. The ... growth in disc piracy appears to have slowed and is at its lowest level in five years. However, sales ... of pirated music exceeded the legitimate market in a record 31 countries in 204. ...