Category France

French publishers make a fool of themselves by demanding compulsory licence   29/11/2019 by Tom Hirche

French press publishers were granted their own ancillary copyright a month ago. So far, they have not been able to generate any significant income. With an antitrust complaint against Google, they now believe they can change this. A misbelief. Read more

France: Google Search Will Only Display Headlines of Press Publications   26/09/2019 by Tom Hirche - Till Kreutzer

France will soon introduce an ancillary copyright for press publishers. Google has now announced that it will by default no longer display snippets in its search results. But publishers will be able to change this by themselves. Read more