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22 Oct 2009, 8:17 pm
The WSJ Reports that the American Booksellers Association has knocked on Christine Varney’s door at the Antitrust Division to complain about the new low prices resulting from the price war between Amazon, Target and Wal-Mart. [read post]
3 Sep 2015, 1:45 pm by Andrew Crocker
EFF’s amicus brief represents of a range of these groups: the American Booksellers Association, the American Library Association, the Association of Research Libraries, the Freedom to Read Foundation, and the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. [read post]
26 Mar 2008, 10:47 am
American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression President Chris Finan said the group plans to ask the Media Coalition, a New York-based group that defends First Amendment rights, to take legal action to overturn the law that was signed last week by Gov. [read post]
26 Nov 2015, 7:24 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
“Black Friday appeared quite suddenly in the U.K., and since it’s an American tradition following on from Thanksgiving, it doesn’t mean anything to us,” Denholme told The Guardian. [read post]
28 Oct 2009, 9:21 am
Last week Josh discussed the American BooksellersAssociation’s effort to get the Justice Department to pursue antitrust charges against Walmart, Target, and Amazon for engaging in a vigorous, consumer-benefiting price war. [read post]
21 Mar 2016, 9:30 pm by Jana FitzGerald
But despite the Media Coalition’s continued challenges to the law, including a veto request, Jindal signed the bill—prompting the Media Coalition,filed joined by local and national chapters of the American Civil Liberties Union, as well as New Orleans-based booksellers and others, to file suit last November. [read post]
24 Sep 2015, 2:41 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
The American Booksellers Association counted 1,712 member stores in 2,227 locations in 2015, up from 1,410 in 1,660 locations five years ago. [read post]
23 Jul 2012, 3:26 pm by rmorgan
American Booksellers Association, a challenge to an Indianapolis anti-pornography ordinance…. [read post]
29 Sep 2010, 7:49 am by CSL Library News
Banned Books Week is sponsored by the ALA, the American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression, the Association of American Publishers, the American Society of Journalists and the National Association of College Stores, and is endorsed by the Center for the Book of the Library of Congress.  [read post]
28 Oct 2009, 10:40 am
“The American Booksellers Association loves people who buy books. [read post]
29 Sep 2010, 9:57 am by Harold O'Grady
The American Library Association website celebrating this year's Banned Books Week has this quote: "Imagine how many more books might be challenged—and possibly banned or restricted—if librarians, teachers, and booksellers across the country did not use Banned Books Week each year to teach the importance of our First Amendment rights and the power of literature, and to draw attention to the [read post]
27 Mar 2008, 8:39 am
"The way we read this bill, if you stock a single book with sexual content -- even a novel or a book about sex education -- you will have to register as a business that sells sexually explicit material," said Chris Finan, president of American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression. [read post]
22 Dec 2010, 12:31 pm by Kevin Smith
The American Library Association, along with other groups including booksellers and major publishers, make quite a big deal about Banned Books Week each year.  [read post]
15 Jul 2015, 6:35 am by Peter S. Vogel
”  As reported in the New York Times “Accusing Amazon of Antitrust Violations, Authors and Booksellers Demand Inquiry,” the American Booksellers Association included this statement in their July 14, 2015 letter to the Department of Justice: Given Amazon’s dominant market share, no publisher — regardless the size — can afford to not do business with them, whatever the cost. [read post]
17 Mar 2010, 1:10 am by Michael Geist
The plan requires government approval, which recently led to predictable outcries from the Canadian Booksellers Association.  [read post]
8 Nov 2011, 10:54 pm by Michael Geist
Previous Daily Digital Locks: Provincial Resource Centre for the Visually Impaired (PRCVI) BC, Canadian Consumer Initiative, Retail Council of Canada, Canadian Council of Archives, Canadian Teachers' Federation, Canadian Federation of Students, Canadian Civil Liberties Association, Documentary Organization of Canada, Canadian Library Association, Council of Ministers of Education Canada, Business Coalition for Balanced Copyright, Canadian Association of Research… [read post]
22 Sep 2019, 11:49 am by Mary Whisner
It's sponsored by a coalition of organizations dedicated to free expression, including: American Booksellers Association, the American Library Association, and many more.PEN America is calling attention to the severe restrictions on reading in prisons. [read post]
2 Feb 2016, 8:12 am by Darcy Jalandoni
” Authors United, The Authors Guild, Inc., American Booksellers Association and Barnes & Noble filed their amicus brief in support of Apple on Dec. 2, 2015. [read post]
8 Nov 2015, 4:02 am by SHG
See Br. of Amici Curiae American Booksellers Association, et al., at 12-17; Br. of Amici Curiae First Amendment Scholars, at 9-19. [read post]
29 Oct 2009, 5:45 am
Here's the Association's letter to the DOJ in all its glory.Megan McArdle nails it by saying the American Booksellers Association has confused competition with cartelization. [read post]