Why performers' remuneration rights and their collective management are important (avec des sous-titres en français)

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Follow Up: Webinar "Collective management: A safety net for authors and performers"

Follow Up: Webinar "Collective management: A safety net for authors and performers"

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European collective management organisations and their members come together to discuss how to secure fair remuneration for performers and audiovisual authors.

 

 

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Webinar Invitation "Collective management: A safety net for authors and performers"

INVITATION: Collective management: A safety net for authors and performers

17 March 2021, 11:00-12:30 (CET)

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European Parliament calls on Member States to implement article 18 DSM in a meaningful way

European Parliament calls on Member States to implement article 18 DSM in a meaningful way

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View the AEPO-ARTIS Webinar: Performers and performers’ rights: How can we create a sustainable creative eco-system in Europe?

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AEPO-ARTIS Online Seminar Concludes That Member States Must Rebalance The Streaming Market In Favour Of Performers By Introducing Unwaivable Remuneration Rights

 

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AEPO-ARTIS co-signs Letter To The European Commission On Behalf Of Europe’s Cultural And Creative Sectors

AEPO-ARTIS co-signs statement calling for EU and national investment to address the current COVID-19 crisis and promote diversity.

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AEPO-ARTIS Webinar - Performers and performers' rights: How can we create a sustainable creative eco-system in Europe?

 

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European Parliament’s CCFG call to ensure an effective implementation of article 18 EU Copyright Directive guaranteeing the fair remuneration of performers for the use of their work on streaming services

Performers’ organisations welcome European Parliament’s CCFG call to the European Commission and Member States to ensure an effective implementation of article 18 EU Copyright Directive guaranteeing the fair remuneration of performers.

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US and Asian consumer device manufacturers target the Visegrad4 countries to avoid private copying compensation

US and Asian consumer device manufacturers target the Visegrad4 countries to avoid private copying compensation

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Professor Raquel Xalabarder encourages Member States to introduce an unwaivable remuneration right

Professor Raquel Xalabarder encourages Member States to introduce an unwaivable remuneration right under article 18 of the 2019 Copyright Directive

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Music Authors And Perfomers Strongly Denounce Epidemic Sound’s Malpractices And Its Profound Disrespect For Their Rights

MUSIC AUTHORS AND PERFOMERS STRONGLY DENOUNCE EPIDEMIC SOUND’S MALPRACTICES AND ITS PROFOUND DISRESPECT FOR THEIR RIGHTS

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Open Letter to the European Parliament: Performers call on MEPs to ensure that their efforts to guarantee fair remuneration, including from online exploitation, are not “lost in transposition”.

Open Letter to the European Parliament: Performers call on MEPs to ensure that their efforts to guarantee fair remuneration, including from online exploitation, are not “lost in transposition”.

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AEPO-ARTIS submits Contribution to the European Commission consultation on the Digital Services Act package

AEPO-ARTIS submits Contribution to the European Commission consultation on the Digital Services Act package

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AEPO-ARTIS contribution to the Targeted Consultation on the stakeholder dialogue on Article 17 of the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market

AEPO-ARTIS contribution to the Targeted Consultation on the stakeholder dialogue on Article 17 of the Directive on Copyright in the DSM

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AEPO-ARTIS submits response to the European Commission’s Roadmap consultation on an “Intellectual Property Action Plan”

AEPO-ARTIS submits response to the European Commission’s Roadmap consultation on an “Intellectual Property Action Plan”

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A call to invest in all our creative futures

A call to invest in all our creative futures

European culture is in the midst of a crisis. How decision-makers choose to respond now will set the scene for the next decade of cultural and creative life in our union.

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Joint sector call - Investing in Europe’s next generation by investing in culture

As the EU has started discussing the proposed recovery plan, 94 organisations from across Europe’s cultural and creative sectors are uniting their voices to alert EU leaders: our sector needs strong and systemic support measures to recover from this crisis.

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FAIR INTERNET coalition meets with Commissioner Gabriel calling for stronger legislative protection for performers

Exchanging with Commissioner Gabriel today, AEPO-ARTIS, FIA, FIM and IAO shared with her what they consider the European Commission’s key priorities should be in order to strengthen performers’ protection and enable them to envisage fulfilling professional careers.

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Europe’s cultural and creative sectors statement: Covid-19

Europe’s cultural and creative sectors call for ambitious EU budgetary measures to get through the COVID-19 crisis

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Update: Joint Film and Audiovisual Sector COVID-19 Statement

The Joint Film and Audiovisual Sector statement regarding the COVID-19 pandemic co-signed by AEPO-ARTIS on 7 April continues to gather further signatories. The total number of signatories now stands at 112.

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Update: Joint Film and Audiovisual Sector COVID-19 Statement

The Joint Film and Audiovisual Sector statement regarding the COVID-19 pandemic co-signed by AEPO-ARTIS on 7 April has gathered further signatories. The total number of signatories now stands at 98.

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Music sector joins together to call for EU and national investment to address current crisis and promote diversity.

AEPO-ARTIS co-signs statement calling for EU and national investment to address the current COVID-19 crisis and promote diversity.

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Joint Film and Audiovisual Sector COVID-19 Statement

On 7 April 2020, AEPO-ARTIS co-signed a Joint Film and Audiovisual Sector statement regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Letter to President von der Leyen: A Solidarity Fund for Performers

On 6 April 2020, AEPO-ARTIS wrote to President von der Leyen calling for the creation of a Solidarity Fund for Performers in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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AEPO-ARTIS Seminar - Post Copyright Directive: What performers’ rights protection in the future?

On 10 December 2019, the Association of European Performers’ Organisations, AEPO-ARTIS, held its annual seminar dedicated to a discussion on “Post Copyright Directive: What performers’ rights protection in the future?”

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Open letter to EU leaders from Europe’s cultural and creative sectors

AEPO-ARTIS joins a group of 90 organisations from across Europe’s cultural and creative sectors in writing to the President of the European Council and Member States representatives, ahead of the European Council discussions on the future EU budget.

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THE FAIR INTERNET COALITION WELCOMES THE ADOPTION OF THE COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE

THE FAIR INTERNET COALITION WELCOMES THE ADOPTION OF THE COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE AS A FIRST, IMPORTANT STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION IN IMPROVING PERFORMERS’ RIGHTS

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FAIR INTERNET COALITION URGES MEPs TO ADOPT IN PLENARY THE TRILOGUE DEAL ON THE COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE

The FAIR INTERNET coalition urges members of the European Parliament to give their final approval in plenary to the compromise agreement reached at trilogue on the draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market.

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THE FAIR INTERNET COALITION URGES DECISION-MAKERS TO CONFIRM THE TRILOGUE DEAL AND APPROVE THE COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE AS A FIRST STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION

The FAIR INTERNET coalition urges the Council and the Parliament to give their final approval to the compromise agreement reached at trilogue on the draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market.

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Open Letter to President Juncker: European Commission yet again fails to listen to the legitimate demands of performers in Europe

On 11 December 2018, the FAIR INTERNET campaign partners issued an open letter to President Juncker expressing their disappointment with respect to the European Commission’s continuous lack of support for performers and their legitimate expectations regarding their remuneration for the online distribution of their performances.

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JOINT STATEMENT: THE EU URGENTLY NEEDS REMUNERATION RULES FOR AUTHORS AND PERFORMERS

Joint Statement: European and international authors and performers' organisations from all sectors urge Member States to support the much-needed Article -14 providing for fair and proportionate remuneration for authors and performers in the Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market.

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AEPO-ARTIS Seminar “Performers’ Rights in Europe: Challenges and Opportunities” - Press Release

The Association of European Performers’ Organisations, AEPO-ARTIS, held its annual seminar dedicated to “EU Copyright Acquis: 25 years of harmonisation. What is working for performers and what is not?” on 7 November 2018.

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AEPO-ARTIS Study: Performers’ Rights in International and European Legislation: Situation and Elements for Improvement

On 6 November 2018, AEPO-ARTIS released its study "Performers’ Rights in International and European Legislation: Situation and Elements for Improvement"

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The FAIR INTERNET coalition welcomes copyright vote of the European Parliament’s plenary putting performers at the heart of this reform process

The FAIR INTERNET coalition, representing over 500.000 musicians, singers, actors, dancers and other performing artists, welcomes the vote of the European Parliament’s plenary on the draft Copyright Directive.

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The FAIR INTERNET coalition calls on MEPs to uphold & confirm the meaningful improvements to the benefit of performers obtained in Chapter III, articles 14-16

Tomorrow, MEPs will vote in plenary on the EU Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market. The FAIR INTERNET coalition calls on all MEPs to safeguard the meaningful provisions seeking to improve the livelihoods of performers in Chapter III.

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The FAIR INTERNET coalition calls on MEPs to safeguard the meaningful improvements to the benefit of performers obtained in Chapter III, articles 14-16

On 5 July 2018, the FAIR INTERNET coalition issued a statement calling on members of the European Parliament – when considering amendments ahead of the plenary vote in September on the draft directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market - to safeguard the meaningful improvements to the benefit of performers obtained in Chapter III, articles 14-16.

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The FAIR INTERNET coalition welcomes vote of the Legal Affairs’ Committee in favour of a new Article -14a

On 20 June 2018, the FAIR INTERNET coalition issued a statement welcoming the vote of the Legal Affairs’ Committee in favour of a new Article -14a ensuring the payment of fair and proportionate remuneration for performers including for online exploitations.

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Meeting with Mrs Gabriel, Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society

AEPO-ARTIS, on behalf of the FAIR INTERNET coalition, and German actor Hans Werner Meyer, met with Mrs Gabriel, Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society to discuss the improvement of the EU copyright acquis in the context of the Digital Single Market.

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FAIR INTERNET Campaign - Debate with the Polish press and Polish representatives of the European Parliament

On 16 October 2017, the partners in the FAIR INTERNET Campaign with the support of AEPO-ARTIS members SAWP and STOART held a debate with the Polish press and Polish representatives of the European Parliament in Brussels.

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Copyright Directive: Open letter from performers and audiovisual authors to Members of the Legal Affairs committee

On 4 June 2018, a number of European performers and audiovisual authors released the following open letter addressed to Members of the Legal Affairs committee of the European Parliament.

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European Parliament event hosted by MEPs Marc Joulaud (EPP), Mary Honeyball (S&D) and Helga Trüpel (Greens/EFA) - Press release

On 29 May 2018, an event took place at the European Parliament hosted by MEPs Marc Joulaud (EPP), Mary Honeyball (S&D) and Helga Trüpel (Greens/EFA) took place at the European Parliament in Strasbourg.

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FAIR INTERNET Campaign Event - Live Performance With Murray Head

On 7 November 2017, the Fair Internet Coalition, with the support of Mary Honeyball MEP, hosted a Live Performance With Murray Head at the Concert Noble, Brussels.

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FAIR INTERNET Campaign - Debate with the Polish press and Polish representatives of the European Parliament

On 16 October 2017, the partners in the FAIR INTERNET Campaign with the support of AEPO-ARTIS members SAWP and STOART held a debate with the Polish press and Polish representatives of the European Parliament in Brussels.

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National Media Briefing: Belgium/France

On 26 September 2017, the partners in the FAIR INTERNET Campaign with the support of AEPO-ARTIS members ADAMI, Playright and SPEDIDAM held a Francophone Media Briefing at the Silken Berlaymont Hotel in Brussels.

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German actor Hans Werner Meyer hands the “Make the Internet Fair for Performers” petition to Axel Voss MEP

German actor Hans Werner Meyer, starring in over 120 film and TV productions in Germany, and the FAIR INTERNET Coalition, formally delivered today the “Make the Internet Fair for Performers” petition to Axel Voss MEP, rapporteur on the review of Copyright Directive

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FAIR INTERNET coalition statement to the Presidency proposals regarding articles 13-16 of the draft Directive on Copyright in the DSM

The partners of the FAIR INTERNET coalition have read with great attention the compromise proposals put forward by the Estonian Presidency regarding the draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market (dated 30 August 2017).

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Statement of the Fair Internet Coalition in reaction to ITRE and CULT votes on 11 July 2017

On 11 July 2017, the members of the European Parliament Industry and Culture Committees adopted their opinions on the Draft EU Copyright Directive.

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Fair Internet Coalition submits comments to EP Legal Affairs Committee

On 10 July 2017, the Fair Internet Coalition submitted to the Members of the European Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee its comments to amendments tabled to the Draft Report On The Proposed Directive On Copyright In The Digital Single Market.

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AEPO-ARTIS Seminar “Performers’ Rights in Europe: Challenges and Opportunities” - Press Release

On 6 June 2017, AEPO-ARTIS held its annual seminar entitled “Performers’ Rights in Europe: Challenges and Opportunities” at the THON EU Hotel in Brussels.

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AEPO-ARTIS Seminar: 6 June 2017

AEPO-ARTIS will hold its annual seminar entitled “Performers’ Rights in Europe: Challenges and Opportunities” on 6 June 2017 at the Thon Hotel EU, in Brussels from 10.00 until 18.00.

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WIPO Side Event: SCCR 34

On 2 May 2017, FIM with the support of WIPO held a Side Event in Geneva on the occasion of the 34th WIPO Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights, in which AEPO-ARTIS particpated along with other members of the FAIR INTERNET campaign.

 

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National Media Briefing: Belgium and the Netherlands

On 28 March 2017, the partners in the FAIR INTERNET Campaign with the support of AEPO-ARTIS members Playright and NORMA held a Press Briefing at the Silken Berlaymont Hotel in Brussels, targeting the Belgian and Dutch media. 

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National Media Briefing: Spain

On 23 March 2017, the partners in the FAIR INTERNET Campaign with the support of AEPO-ARTIS members AIE and AISGE held a Spanish Media Briefing at the Silken Berlaymont Hotel in Brussels.

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European Parliament Workshop on platforms and the value gap, hosted by MEP Helga Trüpel

On 31st January 2017, at the invitation of MEP Helga Trüpel, AEPO-ARTIS participated in a workshop at the European Parliament on online platforms and the value gap.

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FAIR INTERNET Coalition statement to European Parliament

On 11 January 2017, the FAIR INTERNET Coalition released a press statement calling on MEPs to make the necessary amendments to the draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market in order to rebalance copyright and guarantee a fair remuneration from streaming and download services.

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AEPO-ARTIS Seminar “EU Copyright Acquis: 25 years of harmonisation. What is working for performers and what is not? ” - Press Release

AEPO-ARTIS, held its annual seminar dedicated to “EU Copyright Acquis: 25 years of harmonisation. What is working for performers and what is not?” on 7 November 2018

 

 

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FAIR INTERNET Campaign Event

On 5 December 2016, AEPO-ARTIS and key representatives of the FAIR INTERNET campaign, gathered at the Solvay Library in Brussels, to take stock of the Commission’s draft Directive on Copyright with European Commission officials, Members of the European Parliament and Member States’ representatives.

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National Media Briefing: Germany

On 21 November 2017, the partners in the FAIR INTERNET Campaign with the support of AEPO-ARTIS member GVL held a German Media Briefing at the Renaissance Hotel in Brussels.

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AEPO-ARTIS Seminar - Post Copyright Directive: What performers’ rights protection in the future?

The Association of European Performers’ Organisations, AEPO-ARTIS, held its annual seminar on 7 November 2018 dedicated to the subject “Post Copyright Directive: What performers’ rights protection in the future?”

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Music sector joins together to call for EU and national investment to address current crisis and promote diversity.

AEPO-ARTIS co-signs statement calling for EU and national investment to address the current COVID-19 crisis and promote diversity.

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FAIR INTERNET coalition meets with Commissioner Gabriel calling for stronger legislative protection for performers

Exchanging with Commissioner Gabriel today, AEPO-ARTIS, FIA, FIM and IAO shared with her what they consider the European Commission’s key priorities should be in order to strengthen performers’ protection and enable them to envisage fulfilling professional careers.

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THE FAIR INTERNET COALITION URGES DECISION-MAKERS TO CONFIRM THE TRILOGUE DEAL AND APPROVE THE COPYRIGHT DIRECTIVE AS A FIRST STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION

The FAIR INTERNET coalition urges the Council and the Parliament to give their final approval to the compromise agreement reached at trilogue on the draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market.

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