FBF takes majority stake in IPR License

The Frankfurt Book Fair (FBF) has taken a majority shareholding in global rights and licensing trading platform, IPR License Ltd. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2016-04-29 00:00:00 UTC ]
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FBF invests in IPR License

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Chinese market suffering from 'major' reduction in ISBNs, warns Nurnberg at FBF

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IPR License Signs All of Holtzbrinck’s Publishing Divisions

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