199 bis, boulevard Saint-Germain
75345 Paris cedex 07
Phone: +33 1 44 07 06 48
Fax: +33 1 44 07 17 88
Manager: Christian ROBLIN
Chief Executive Phone: +33 1 44 07 06 48
Chief Executive Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Year operations began:
SOFIA is distributing the public lending right for the year 2010.
1999: creation of SOFIA, a French non-profit collecting society of authors and publishers of books with the support of the Société des Gens de Lettres (SGDL) and the Syndicat National de l’Édition (SNE). 2003: SOFIA distributes payments from the British PLR system to French authors. March 7th 2005: SOFIA is officially authorised by the French Minister of Culture as the collecting society in charge of the PLR in France, as enforced by law in June 2003.
SOFIA is composed of approximately 6.000 authors of books and 300 publishers who represent 85% of the publishers in France.