Centre Français d'exploitation du droit de Copie

CFC, Centre Français d'exploitation du droit de Copie

20, rue des Grands-Augustins
Phone: +33 1 44 07 47 70
Fax: +33 1 46 34 67 19
E-mail: s.chastanet@cfcopies.com
Web: http://www.cfcopies.com/

Chief Executive:
General Manager: Philippe Masseron

Director - Rights Holders & International Affairs: Sandra Chastanet
E-mail: s.chastanet@cfcopies.com
Phone: +33 1 44 07 47 71

Year of first distribution: 1990

Composition of Board:
Total number of Board Members: 12
How are Board Members elected: Board members are elected by authors, book publishers and press publishers associate member of CFC
Total number of Author Representatives: 4
Total number of Publisher Representatives: 8

Remarks about the members: 433 members of which: - 8 creators'associations and individual creators - 155 individual book publishers - 270 individual press publishers

DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR January 1 - December 31

Type of National legislation :
Civil law: Yes
Common law: No

Licensing system:
Obligatory Collective Management
Other licensing system: Voluntary collective Management for digital rights in the business sector and further education Exception for digital uses in education (except school books, managed under volontary mandates)
Mandating rights holders:
Publishers, visual arts associations

Reprographic licences
Types of works licensed: All printed works: books, newspapers, magazines, journals and other periodicals CFC also licenses audiovisual content for their reproduction in digital press digests
Types of institutions/sectors licensed: Education from K to 12, higher education and further education, Businesses, Government and Media Monitoring Organisations

Digital Licences
Types of works licensed: - Books, newspapers, magazines, journals and other periodical publications both in analog and born digital format as well as websites and certain uses of audiovisual materials
Types of uses licensed (including, where applicable, course packs,
document delivery and storage): - Digital reproduction and distribution of press articles for the internal information of organisations - Digital reproduction and external ditribution for media monitoring organisations - Digital reproduction for educational purposes, including distance learning
Types of institutions/sectors licensed: - Businesses and government - Media Monitoring Organisations - Education

Other Licences
Public Lending Rights: No
Other areas of licensing: CFC receives and distributes private copy levies for the press since 2011 (publisher share).

Outline of Distribution plan and methodology used: title-specific distribution to individual rightsholders
Title-specific distribution: Yes
Non title-specific distribution: No
Both title-specific distribution and non title-specific distribution: No
Full reporting: Yes
Sampling: Yes
Statistical surveys: No
Objective availability: No
Possibility to be copied: No

Number of Bilateral agreements type A: 22
Bilateral agreements type A with: ACCESS, CAL, CCC, CEDRO, CLA, CLL, COPIBEC, COPYDAN, COPYRUS, DALRO, ICLA, KOPINOR, KOPIOSTO, Literar Mechana, LUXORR, NLA, ProLitteris, REPROBEL, SIAE, Stichting Reprorecht, VG WORT, Copiepresse
Number of Bilateral agreements type B: 8
Bilateral agreements type B with: ABDR, CADRA, CEMPRO, CLASS, FJOLIS, HKRRLS, KOPIPOL, OSDEL


Total amount collected for all licensing:
€ 52,700,000.00
Total amount collected for reproduction licensing:
€ 52,700,000.00
Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing:
€ 48,720,000.00
Total amount received for licensing from other RROs world-wide:
€ 3,980,000.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders:
€ 40,575,000.00
Total Amount distributed to foreign RROs:
€ 4,050,000.00
Total amount distributed from all licensing:
€ 44,625,000.00