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European Authors’ Open Letter in Support of the Copyright Directive

The Academy was one of the 108 co-signatories of an open letter to MEPs urging them to support the Copyright Directive in their upcoming vote.

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Open Letter to MEPs from Crispin Hunt, Chair

Chair of The Ivors Academy, Crispin Hunt, wrote an open letter to MEPs this week urging them to support the Copyright Directive.

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Show your support for the Copyright Directive – Here’s how to get involved

As the Copyright Directive reaches the final few stages of its journey, it is crucial that creators continue to support the campaign to ensure this essential piece of new policy is adopted.

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Europe for Creators launches new tools to counter Google’s unprecedented lobbying

Europe for Creators is launching a new website and a newsletter, as part of a renewed effort to counter Google’s massive disinformation campaign around Article 13 of the European Copyright Directive.

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The Academy reacts to Sony’s acquisition of EMI Music Publishing

The creation of a behemoth entity threatens the ideal of a balanced, diverse and competitive marketplace.

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BASCA, along with FAC, MMF, MPG and MU Launches Council of Music Makers

Whilst commending yesterday's EU Copyright Directive vote result, The UK Council of Music Makers (CMM) launches today, comprising of BASCA, the Featured Artist Coalition, the Music Managers Forum, the Music Producers Guild and the Musician’s Union.

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Music stars raise awareness of #LoveMusic campaign with busk stunt outside Google HQ

Hit songwriters, artists, musicians, MPs and UK music organisations turned out in force to support the industry’s #LoveMusic campaign.

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