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The final version of the EU online copyright licensing proposal has now appeared in German, English and French. COM(2012) 372 final Replacing the provisional versions (still on the Commission web page Management of Copyright and Related Rights), final versions of the Commission proposal on online music copyright licensing have now been posted on the legal portal Eur-Lex in three of the 23 official and working languages of the European Union. Here is the German and the French version, plus the English one in more detail: Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on collective management of copyright and related rights and multi-territorial licensing of rights in musical works for online uses in the internal market; Brussels, 11.7.2012 COM(2012) 372 final (46 pages) (Text with EEA relevance)
The wide variety of file formats, devices, and dedicated e-readers can be overwhelming. Here is a guide to the range of devices used to access e-books and an outline of common file formats. The list of file formats also includes compatibility with specific devices, where applicable.