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The Irish Copyright Licensing Agency

Submitted by admin on Thu, 07/08/2010 - 07:23
ICLA, The Irish Copyright Licensing Agency
63 Patrick Street
Dún Laoghaire
Co. Dublin
A96 WF25
Ireland
Phone
+353 1 662 4211
Fax
+353 1 662 4213
E-Mail
Website
http://www.icla.ie
Chief Executive Name
Samantha Holman
Chief Executive Title
Executive Director
Chief Executive Phone
+353 1 662 4211
Chief Executive Email
Publish chief executive details ?
on
Title
Assistant Director
Phone
+35316624211
E-Mail
History of the organisation
ICLA was established in 1992 as a joint venture by the Irish Writers' Union and the Irish Book Publishers' Association CLÉ. Educational licensing commenced in 1993 and was extended to Higher Education in 2003. Business licensing commenced in 2000.
Year of incorporation
1992
Year of first distribution
1995
Year of first collection
1993
Total number of Board Members
7
Total number of Author Representatives
3
Total number of Publisher Representatives
3
How are Board Members elected
4 by nomination 2 by co-option plus an independent chair
Remarks about the members
Authors and Publishers. Authority is received from authors through the Irish Writers’ Union and the Irish Screenwriters & Playwrights Guild and through individual mandates since 2002. Authority is received by individual mandate from publishers. Over 640 book and periodical publishers have signed mandates which represents the majority of publishers in Ireland.
Staff total number
5
DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR
1 September to 31st August
Type of National legislation
Common Law
Other Law
Licensing for the educational sector has statutory support under Sections 57 and 173 of the Copyright and Related Rights Act 2000 and SI 514 of 2002.
Licensing system
Voluntary Licencing schemes, without any form of back-up in Copyright Laws
Types of works licensed
Literary, STM, Journals and Magazines
Types of institutions/sectors licensed
Educational Sector: Primary, Secondary and Tertiary; Business users and Copyshops.
Types of works licensed
Literary, STM, Journals and Magazines
Types of uses licensed
Course packs and virtual learning environments for higher education, closed access intranet for business users.
Public Lending Rights
off
Distribution methods
Title-specific distribution
Sampling
% Author/Publisher Split
50:50
Text authors’ % share
50
Publishers' % share
50
Administration costs as a percentage
19%
Are deductions for cultural and/or social purposes made ?
no
Remarks about administrative and other costs
Administrative costs are capped by the board at 20% of income with an annual target of no more than 20%.
New developments / legislation
A new copyright bill is due in mid-2019 which will change the framework for educational licensing.
Number of Bilateral agreements type A
21
Bilateral agreements type A with
ACCESS COPYRIGHT, AIDRO, CADRA, CAL, CCC, CEDRO, CFC, CLA, CLASS, CLNZ, COLCIA, COPIBEC, COPY-DAN, DALRO, HKRRLS, JAC, JAMCOPY, KOPINOR, Literar-Mechana, Reprobel, SR
Number of Bilateral agreements type B
4
Bilateral agreements type B with
Fjölís, Pro Litteris, VG Wort, OSDEL
Please select your currency
Euro
Total amount collected for all licensing
1 941 251.00
Total amount collected for reproduction licensing
1 776 929.00
Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing
1 305 540.00
Amount for schools
345 081.00
Amount for further education
0.00
Amount for higher education
821 799.00
Amount for government
0.00
Amount for business
138 660.00
Amount for other sector(s)
164 322.00
Levies on equipment and other mediums
0.00
Total amount collected for PLR
0.00
Total amount received for licensing from other RROs world-wide
470 823.00
Total amount received for reproduction licensing from other RROs world-wide
470 823.00
Total amount distributed from all licensing
1 341 970.00
Total amount distributed from reproduction licensing
1 192 317.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders
797 959.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders from reproduction licensing
634 162.00
1. Of which for visual works, to publishers only
0.00
to publishers and visual creator organisations
0.00
to visual creators organisations
42 709.00
to collecting societies only
0.00
to individual artists only
0.00
Total Amount distributed to foreign RROs
394 358.00
Total amount distributed from PLR
164 322.00
Administration Charge (actual figure)
388 495.00
Name
Jorid Lindberg