Culture Commission

  1. SIAE Hails "Historic" Decision

    January 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST Italian collecting society SIAE says it has secured its independence, after its status as an "economic public entity" was officially recognised by the Italian government. The declaration follows a meeting of the Italian Senate's Cul ...

  2. Italy's FIMI, FPM Disappointed Over P2P Decree

    April 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Italian labels body FIMI and anti-piracy association FPM have jointly expressed a "strong sense of disappointment" at a government decree on illegal file-sharing. "The decree makes Italy the only Euro Italian labels body FIMI and an ...