Thousands of authors a year download free licenses for reuse of their own work in new publications, theses and dissertations, training and presentation materials. Now, two new transactional permissions services have been launched in UK and Australia, enabling authors to choose which service suits them best.
When: Monday 23rd January
Rights management is an underappreciated part of publishing, yet it provides a key framework for revenue generation. Effective rights management can help a business identify areas for product development and sales growth, and enhance a business when it comes to an exit strategy or M&A. Hosted by ALPSP.
Seminar Calendar: 2017
-Get an introduction into how collective licensing works and how you can maximise revenues
- Aimed at all those signed up with PLS
- Free of charge to attend
A podcast is available of this year’s The Markets Conference in Frankfurt, where PLS Chief Executive Sarah Faulder discussed the future of copyright on a panel of industry experts.
Date: 14-16 March 2017
Venue: London Olympia
Stand number: 2A23
Once again the team at PLS are pleased to have a presence at London Book Fair next year. In 2015/16, PLS distributed £35.2 million to publishers, and we would like to take this opportunity to discuss your account, and how we can help you get the most from collective licensing.
Join our webinar to explore a new workflow tool, developed to streamline the use of licensed coursepacks in UK universities, the Digital Content Store (DCS).
This consultation is for a new Copyright Licensing Agency (CLA) enhanced Business Licence that allows licensees permission to republish up to five articles per year on a licensee’s website, for an increased licence fee. It will be of interest to magazine publishers who will be invited to opt in to the website republishing element of the licence.
Date: Thursday 10th November
Time: 2:30pm start till 3:30pm
This webinar provides practical tips for getting permission to reuse quotes and extracts in your work. It is aimed at those who need to seek permission to reuse content, including authors, editorial staff and publishers.
Practical tips for how publishers can make the most from the rights they own. Including the risks of badly managed rights, advice on contracts and integrating efficient rights management into the business. 3min video.
A recording of the session is now available, where PLS Chief Executive Sarah Faulder discusses this key issue with rights experts Clare Hodder and Natalina Bertoli.