With Beefed Up Budget And Hands-On Approach, AAP Gets Tough On Piracy
- AAP supports China tariffs. // Publishers Weekly;6/17/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 25, p12
Reports on the Association of American Publishers's (AAP) support for the federal government's decision to impose punitive tariffs against imports from China. Concern about the growing piracy in China.
- Reading, Copyright Highlights At AAP Annual Meeting. Milliot, Jim // Publishers Weekly;3/11/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 10, p14
Highlights the annual meeting of the Association of American Publishers on February 27-28, 2002 in Washington, D.C.. Speakers of the event; Piracy problem facing publishers; Initiatives the association is implementing to address the problem.
- Arrgh!! Piracy!! Buntrock, Robert E. // EventDV;Dec2011, Vol. 24 Issue 10, Special section p50
In the article, the author discusses the issue of piracy in the online publishing industry. He cites the complaints filed against Chinese violations of the International Copyright Law, particularly those filed by the Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) and the American Chemical Society (ACS). He...
- IIPA: China, Pakistan Among Biggest Book Piracy Offenders. // Book Publishing Report;2/21/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p3
Focuses on the issue of international trade book piracy in China. Association of piracy with plagiarism; Estimation on the monetary loosed caused by piracy on book industry; Development of the Association of American Publishers' anti-piracy program.
- A Torrent of Textbooks. Carr, John // Information Today;Nov2008, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p51
The article focuses on the issue of pirated textbooks and the efforts of the American Association of Publishers (AAP) to address the problem. The author describes how the AAP's approach differs from that of other organizations like the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and the...
- Marlowesque gumshoes help Hollywood erase video piracy. Wood, Daniel B. // Christian Science Monitor;4/2/96, Vol. 88 Issue 88, p1
Reports on the efforts of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) to crack down on video piracy in the United States. Amount of money lost by United States movie industry as result of piracy; Comments from Ken Jacobsen, an investigator for the MPAA; Various consequences of movie piracy.
- US-China deal on piracy warms up ties--for now. Tefft, Sheila // Christian Science Monitor;6/18/96, Vol. 88 Issue 142, p1
Reports that China has agreed to a new approach to curbing copyright piracy of American music, films and computer software. Closing of counterfeit factories; Police investigations of intellectual-property violations; Verification of Chinese enforcement; Closer border inspections to stop export...
- Video pirates nabbed. // Crain's New York Business;7/01/96, Vol. 12 Issue 27, p54
Reports on the arrest of 36 people in Manhattan, New York City on charges of running the country's video pirating ring.
- Protecting against piracy. Associated Press // Christian Science Monitor;8/30/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 194, p12
Discusses a technology which is being developed to prevent the illegal copying of music.