Media Releases

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October 2, 2017 ACP welcomes the Government of Canada’s commitment to strong, domestic creative industries
August 8, 2017 ACP statement on the death of Jack Rabinovitch
August 3, 2017 Canadian publishers call for renewed dialogue with universities on fair compensation to creators
July 26, 2017 ACP releases submission on NAFTA and Canadian book publishing
July 12, 2017 Independent publishers applaud Federal Court’s decision on Access Copyright v. York University
June 29, 2017 Independent publishers applaud Supreme Court decision on Googlev. Equustek
April 20, 2017 ACP to honour Kirk Howard and Michael Harrison at 2017 AGM
February 8, 2017 ACP statement of principles
February 8, 2017 Canadian publishers endorse TRC Calls to Action
November 28, 2016 Submission to Canadian Heritage consultations on “Canadian Content in a Digital World”
September 26, 2016 ACP mourns the passing of Jim Douglas
August 9, 2016 ACP stands in support of Turkish publishers the freedom to publish
June 15, 2016 Canadian publishers endorse federal initiatives supporting Indigenous Arts
May 11, 2016 ACP to honour Margaret Reynolds and founders of McNally Robinson at upcoming AGM
March 23, 2016 Canadian publishers welcome renewed investment in the Canada Council for the Arts and promotion of cultural industries abroad
March 3, 2016 Copyright Board decision offers little clarity on fair dealing for education
February 19, 2016 ACP statement on TWUC & CAA open letters
June 25, 2015 Budget pressures on Canadian university libraries force them to leave many Canadian-published books out of their collection
April 24, 2015 ACP to honour Linda Cameron with President’s Award
March 2015 Kate Edwards to success Carolyn Wood as ACP Executive Director
January 2015 Canadian book publishers respond to attack on Charlie Hebdo
October 2014 The Case for Stocking New Books: Open letter
August 2014 Statement on Open Access publishing of publicly funded research
February 2014 Federal budget increases stability of funding to Canadian book publishers
December 2013 Statement on non-renewal of Access Copyright licences
December 2013 Statement of Principles on Fair Dealing in Education
February 2013 Surveys reveal positive climate for independent Canadian publishing
November 2012 Independent publishers ask Canadians, “What did you read today?”
January 2012 Publishers mourn the loss of McClelland & Stewart
September 2011 Bill C-11: An Act to amend the Copyright Act
June 2011 ACP spins off digital services division as eBOUND Canada
May 2011 ACP to honour pioneering women of Canadian publishing with President’s Award
January 2011 Canadian Cultural Industries’ Joint Statement on Bill C-32
June 2010 Bill C-32: An Act to amend the Copyright Act
September 2009 Statement on copyright reform
June 2008 Statement on book pricing