European Publishers Say Google’s €60M French Fund Does Not Go Far Enough For Content Reuse

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http://techcrunch.com – The European Publishers Council (EPC), whose members represent the interests of publishers in 14 European countries, has responded to Google’s establishment of a €60 million fund for French publishers — saying the deal does not go far enough to address ”the continuing problem of unauthorised reuse and monetisation of content”. The public statement follows a meeting of its members in Brussels this week. Commenting in the statement, Executive Director, Angela Mills Wade, said: “The type of deal arranged between Google and a group of French publishers does no (IT news)