March 2019 31
Copyright
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Copyright is a legal concept, enacted by most governments, giving the creator of an original work exclusive rights to it, usually for a limited time. Generally, it is “the right to copy”, but also gives the copyright holder…

March 2019 22
Reprographics and Its Importance
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The term reprography was coined and introduced as "office printing" at the First International Congress on Reprography (1963) in Cologne, Germany. As of today, it broadly includes multiple content reproduction methods, such as scanning, photography,…

March 2019 11
Reprographic License Made Easy
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Copyrights protect the expression of ideas, and prevent the unfair use of an author or publisher’s original work, including literary works (books, newspapers, magazines, journals), artistic works (photographs, paintings, sculptures, diagrams), musical works, sound recordings,…

March 2019 01
#ThisToo: Why Infringement Is Just Like Any Other Crime
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Most of us love to download movies. Why pay a hefty amount to sit in a theatre and watch something you can easily watch in the privacy of your home, for free! Having said that,…

February 2019 14
How do authors benefit from IRRO license?
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"A world that values knowledge and culture must value its creators" Imagine this - you have worked very hard on your book. Years of dedication went into creating this written jewel that reflects your originality.…

February 2019 13
What is Copyright Infringement?
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For the uninitiated, copyright is a form of intellectual property protection granted by law to creators (writer, composer, artist, producer, publisher) of original works of authorship, such as literary works, dramatic, musical and artistic works,…

February 2019 04
What is IRRO & how it works
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In the area of publishing, reprography is the most common form of reproduction. For this reason, remuneration for reprography from Reproduction Rights Organisations (RROs) constitutes an important revenue stream for authors and publishers in many…

February 2019 01
Who Needs an IRRO License and Why Is It Important?
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India has always been a strong believer of doing what’s right. Naturally, we have laid great emphasis on upholding the copyright of creative works of authors, copyrights holders and publishers. Even the Indian Copyright Law…

October 2016 06
Press Release
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Joint Statement Issued by Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press, Taylor & Francis, Association of Publishers in India, Federation of India Publishers and the Indian Reprographic Rights Organization (IRRO) “We have carefully considered the Hon’ble…