|01-17-2005, 07:05 AM||#1|
Join Date: Oct 2002
Device: Too many to count here.
Pirates publish e-books on copyright theft
The Financial Times is running a story on e-book piracy and online intellectual property theft in China. Scholar Digital, a Beijing company, has been found guilty of offering unapproved digital versions of eight books written by Prof Zheng, one of the country's leading experts on intellectual property rights.
Ironically, one of the pirated e-books was entitled Knowing the Enemy and Yourself; Winning the Intellectual Property War.
According to the article, Scholar Digital was ordered to apologize publicly but is appealing the verdict, said it did not publish the volumes itself and only offers technology and services for others to operate online libraries.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Pirates targeting print books, writes NYT||Alexander Turcic||News||0||05-12-2009 06:07 AM|
|Storing the publish date for books||daneshere||Calibre||33||01-10-2009 10:27 PM|
|Penguin to publish new titles simultaneously as e-books||M.H.||News||57||06-08-2008 03:16 PM|
|Using Publish eBook to Create PalmDoc Books||Bob Russell||Other formats||2||07-09-2005 11:55 AM|
|Could pirates turn e-books into mainstream?||Colin Dunstan||News||1||04-21-2005 07:05 AM|