Fri, 03/02/2012 - 08:37
France is claiming a world first with its imminent adoption of a new law that lays down the rules for scanning and selling orphan and other out-of-print 20th century books.
Parliament is scheduled to vote on the text on 23rd February now that a compromise has been found in a disagreement between the two houses of parliament....
Thu, 05/05/2011 - 09:14
France is bracing for battle with the European Commission with its parliament on the verge of adopting a bill allowing publishers to fix prices for all e-books sold in France.
The bill, which was approved unanimously by an all-party committee from both houses of parliament on Tuesday, said retailers inside or outside France must...