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Temporary arrangement with VG Wort until 30 September 2017

The system of flat-rate payments to VG Wort for royalties accrued in accordance with §52a UrhG, which has been in place thus far, will remain in operation until 30 September 2017.

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The image shows the scholarship holders and their sponsors. Photo: University of Passau

University of Passau grants ‘Deutschlandstipendium’ scholarships to 48 students

This December, 48 students studying at the University of Passau have been awarded with scholarships by the University’s President Professor Carola Jungwirth. For one year, the scholarship holders will receive 300 euros per month,...

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University of Passau rejects framework contract on copyright-protected content

In last week's meeting, the University Executive resolved to opt out of the framework contract with VG Wort. As a result, the members of the University of Passau will be faced with significant changes as of 1 January 2017, when...

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