The Society of Audiovisual Authors (SAA) is an association of European Collective Management Societies representing audiovisual authors.
Through its members SAA represents over 120,000 film and television European screenwriters and directors.
SAA calls for creators to be put at heart of copyright policy
In its contribution to the European Commission’s consultation on the review of EU copyright rules, the SAA has called on the Commission put creators back at the heart of copyright policy to help reinforce the legitimacy of the copyright system.
SAA congratulates European Parliament on private copying resolution
The Society of Audiovisual Authors congratulates the European Parliament and particularly French MEP Françoise Castex, following the adoption of her report in plenary on private copying levies on 27 February. The report rightly underlines the continued relevance of the system to the digital age and its importance to Europe’s creators.
Authors’ and performers’ organisations welcome Castex report on Private Copying
Authors’ and performers’ organisations congratulate Legal Affairs committee on forward-looking report that looks at how to sustainably modernise the implementation of the private copying levy system to cater for permanently evolving consumption patterns of copyrighted works and to ensure its efficient functioning within the single market.