- Study .nds online book piracy growing. Crawley, Devin // Quill & Quire;Nov2002, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p22
Reports on the growth of online book piracy in Canada. Sales forecast for the year 2005; Factors contributing to book piracy; Implications for book industry and trade.
- Freshly greened Blackwell denies it is up for sale. Chillingworth, Mark // Information World Review;Apr2006, Issue 223, p2
Reports on the response of Blackwell Publishing CEO RenÃ© Olivieri to issues concerning the selling of the company in April 2006. Estimate of the amount that would be raised if the firm would be sold; Announcement of the efforts of the firm to decrease the amount of environmental damages...
- Pirated Books Mar Abu Dhabi Book Fair. Nawotka, Ed // Publishers Weekly;4/23/2007, Vol. 254 Issue 17, p11
This article highlights the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair held in the United Arab Emirates from March 13-April 7, 2007. It attracted large crowds and exhibitors from 46 countries--in addition to raising concerns over the number of pirated editions on display. Scholastic was the only U.S....
- Right Agents & the Rights Biz. Taylor, Sally // Publishers Weekly;8/27/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 35, p42
Describes the condition of the book industry in Korea as of August 2001. Number of titles translated every year; Total sales of comics in the book market; Problem with book piracy.
- Iowa Press Benefiting as Blackwell Publishing. Kirch, Claire // Publishers Weekly;5/24/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 21, p23
Discusses the benefits for Iowa State Press now known as Blackwell Publishing Professional of its acquisition by publisher Blackwell in 2001. Percentage of increase in sales of Blackwell Publishing since the merger according to Brenda O'Neall-Smith, operations director and chief financial...
- 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.