For HADOPI, an agency of the French Ministry of Culture and Tourism, created a summary of the market for e-book DRM technologies in France; then performed a study of a proposal for legislation that would require e-books distributed with DRM to be interoperable across distributors, DRM technologies, and e-reading systems. Made recommendations for an alternative … Continue reading Study on E-Book Interoperability for French Government Agency
Category: Rights Management and Copyright
Expertise on Library Ebook Lending for Copyright Law Proceeding
For the Section 108 Study Group, a group convened by the Library of Congress to address the provision in U.S. copyright law granting additional rights to libraries and archives, advised on current industry practices and technologies for library ebook lending to inform potential changes to the law.
Rights Management System for Educational Publisher
For a large educational publisher, implemented systems and processes to capture assets to be used in a product and drive them through rights research, clearance and payment activities for new editions. Modified the existing rights systems to capture a broader range of rights information that is now used for reporting and remediation of potential term … Continue reading Rights Management System for Educational Publisher
DRM Evaluation for Academic Publisher
For a UK-based academic and professional publisher, evaluated DRM solutions for e-books and PDF documents, and determined how they could integrate with its web publishing platform.
Rights Expression Language Standards Development
For the Association of American Publishers, gathered requirements from member companies for digital rights management and represented them to the MPEG Rights Expression Language (MPEG REL) standards initiative.