IFRRO-AGEPI workshop on “Collective Management of Reproduction Rights” in Moldova

On 14 September 2015, the State Agency on Intellectual Property of Moldova (AGEPI) hosted a workshop, entitled “Collective Management of Reproduction Rights”, in Chișinău (Moldova). Organisers of the event were AGEPI and IFRRO, represented by Anita Huss-Ekerhult, IFRRO’s General Counsel.

In addition to representatives of CMOs, libraries and users from the Republic of Moldova, the workshop was attended by representatives from collective management organisations (CMOs) from Romania, IFRRO members COPYRO and Opera Scrisa.Ro. The participants discussed issues related to practices and tools for the management of reproduction rights, negotiation of tariffs, criteria for the establishment of tariffs, collection and distribution of remuneration, and shared best practices in the field of collective management of text- and image-based works.

See also: AGEPI’s related press release