Daniel Gervais to give Charles Clark Lecture at London Book Fair
28 February 2018

Daniel Gervais to give Charles Clark Lecture at London Book Fair

Date: Tuesday, 12 March
Time: 4pm to 5.00pm, followed by a drinks reception

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PLS has moved
19 November 2018

PLS has moved

PLS has moved office to London Bridge in central London. The new location - Shackleton House - is conveniently located for visitors, being opposite London Bridge main line and underground stations. As previously, the space is shared with CLA, ALCS and ERA.


Telephone numbers and e-mail addresses remain the same. The postal address is 5th Floor, Shackleton House, 4 Battle Bridge Lane, London SE1 2HX.

Kwame Kwei-Armah addresses PLS-sponsored Breakfast
5 October 2018

Kwame Kwei-Armah addresses PLS-sponsored Breakfast

PLS sponsored a packed breakfast meeting at Barnard’s Inn on 27 September for senior figures in the publishing industry as part of the BookBrunch briefing series. PLS chief executive Sarah Faulder introduced Kwame Kwei-Armah, Artistic Director of the Young Vic theatre.

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Mark Bide to retire as Chairman – Recruitment begins for his successor
27 September 2018

Mark Bide to retire as Chairman – Recruitment begins for his successor

Mark Bide, PLS Chair since 2013 completes his term of office in May 2019.

Mark has had a long and fruitful association with PLS. He conceived of the service now known as PLS Account Manager and led the work on the rights valuation. He has been – in the view of the Board – an exemplary Chairman throughout his six years at the helm and has built excellent relations with ALCS and CLA.

The process to recruit his successor is now beginning. PLS are seeking someone with “a demonstrable record of leadership in substantial roles and proven chairing and board level experience.“ For more details of the role click here.

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PLS supports British Copyright Council's statement
4 July 2018

PLS supports British Copyright Council's statement

The European Parliament is due to vote on the draft Digital Single Market Copyright Directive on 5 July 2018.

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Have Your Say: Consultation on NHS Workflow Tool
2 March 2018

Have Your Say: Consultation on NHS Workflow Tool

CLA has been exploring the options for providing a content workflow tool to the NHS in England as part of a new three-year deal with the Department of Health. 

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Have Your Say: Consultation on CLA Digital Content Store (DCS) Developments
2 March 2018

Have Your Say: Consultation on CLA Digital Content Store (DCS) Developments

Consultation on Digital Content Store (DCS) Developments

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Andrus Ansip to give Charles Clark Lecture
28 February 2018

Andrus Ansip to give Charles Clark Lecture

Date: Tuesday, 10 April
Time: 4pm to 5.30pm, followed by a drinks reception
Recording: Available here

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Introduction to Permissions Licensing
14 February 2018

Introduction to Permissions Licensing

Date: 19 March 2018 
Time: 10:00 am for a 10:15 am start, finishing at 1:00pm
Cost: FREE
Venue: PLS, Barnard’s Inn. 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN

About the seminar

This half-day seminar provides a practical introduction to permissions and how they work. 

 

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