As I have been doing since its inception, I attended the 2014 Vogue Festival last weekend, on the Southbank. While this event is attractive to the aspiring thousands who dream of ‟breaking into” the fashion and luxury arenas, I think that the content of such festival is still very superficial and biased to make the…
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Crefovi off to Midem 2014! Cannes we are coming
Crefovi is delighted to take part to Midem this year. Crefovi is available on the Riviera Open Zone 11 during Midem 2014. To access this post, you must purchase Enroll into Crefovi’s subscription or Enroll into Crefovi’s assistance. Enroll and get 1 day free trial before committing!
A turn of the screw for European collective rights management societies: when will they act?
Researching the evolution of the role of European collective rights management societies makes interesting reading, especially now that such role is challenged on a daily basis by authors, European regulators and courts, as well as commercial users. To access this post, you must purchase Enroll into Crefovi’s subscription or Enroll into Crefovi’s assistance. Enroll and…
Rihanna v Topshop & passing off: a love/hate relationship
Jeff Randall interviewed Crefovi’s founding and managing partner, Annabelle Gauberti, during his live show on Sky News, on 31 July 2013, the day on which the court judgment Rihanna v Topshop was made public. As Jeff’s interview was really short and snappy, Annabelle didn’t get a chance to say what she thought was important about…
What’s wrong with musical adaptations of French songs and their ensuing rights?
As a talented songwriter, have you ever been tempted to make some musical adaptations of French songs, currently playing on a local radio in an exotic place?