Although booksellers are not usually the rights holders, they support the concept of copyright as passionately as authors and publishers.
Books are being converted into digital formats and copyright is coming under greater pressure. Files of copyrighted material can easily be shared illegally. This will mean lost revenue not only for authors and publishers, but for booksellers as well.
EBF supports the following Principles on Copyright in order to provide a fair trading infrastructure for rights holders and everyone in the value chain.
The full statement can be found in attachment.