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Japan Publishers Copyright Organization

Submitted by veraliah on Mon, 04/03/2017 - 19:02
JCOPY, Japan Publishers Copyright Organization
1-32, Kanda-Jimbocho, Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo, Japan
101-0051
Japan
Phone
+81(0)3 5244 5088
Fax
+81(0)3 5244 5089
Website
www.jcopy.or.jp
Chief Executive Name
Masahiro Oga
Chief Executive Title
President
Key representative
Yu Kanehara
Title
Vice President
Key representative
Yuichiro Rick Arita
Title
International Director
Year of first distribution
2009
Total number of Board Members
15
How are Board Members elected
Elected at the General Meeting
Total number of Author Representatives
2
Total number of Publisher Representatives
12
Total Number of Member Associations
7
Total Publishers' Associations
7
Staff total number
6
DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR
April 1 - March 31
Type of National legislation
Civil Law
Licensing system
Voluntary Licencing schemes, without any form of back-up in Copyright Laws
REPROGRAPHIC LICENCES - Types of works licensed
Most categories printed woks
Types of uses licensed
Photocopying, Printout
Types of institutions/sectors licensed
All kinds of users
DIGITAL LICENCES - Types of works licensed
Most categories printed woks
Types of uses licensed
Scanning
Types of institutions/sectors licensed
All kinds of users
OTHER LICENCES - Public Lending Rights
off
Distribution methods
Title-specific distribution
Non title-specific distribution
Both title-specific distribution and non title-specific distribution
Sampling
Are deductions for cultural and/or social purposes made?
no
Number of Bilateral agreements type A
4
Bilateral agreements type A with
CLA (United Kingdom), CA (Australia), CLNZ (New Zealand), ICLA (Ireland)
Other agreements with RROs
CCC (USA)
Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing
548 683 945.00
Total amount distributed from all licensing
485 216 754.00
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JPY Japan