Associação Brasileira de Direitos Reprográficos

ABDR, Associação Brasileira de Direitos Reprográficos

Avenida Ibijaú, 331 8°andar, conjunto 82
São Paulo - SP
04524-020
Brazil
Phone: +55 11 5052-5965
Fax: +55 11 5052-5965 (ask for fax tone)
E-mail: abdr@abdr.org.br
Web: http://www.abdr.org.br

Chief Executive:
Executive Manager: Dalton Spencer Morato
Chief Executive Phone: +55 11 5052-5965
Chief Executive Email: dalton.morato@abdr.org.br

KEY REPRESENTATIVES
President: Daniela Manole
E-mail: abdr@abdr.org.br
Phone: +55 11 50525965

HISTORY OF ORGANISATION
Year of first distribution: March 2001

ORGANISATION
Composition of Board:
Total number of Board Members: 11
How are Board Members elected: Every 2 years, elected by the members
Total number of Author Representatives: 39
Total number of Publisher Representatives: 102

Members:
Total number of Member Associations: 6
Total Publishers' Associations: 0
Remarks about the members: 102 publishers and their authors Approximately 10,000 authors

DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR January 1 - December 31

MODEL OF RRO OPERATION
Type of National legislation :
Civil law: Yes
Common law: No
Other Law: Law 9.610/98 and law 10.406/2002
Other licensing system: Introducing an unprecedent system (Pasta-do-professor), which aims at a sort of custom publishing, by split content print-on-demand, internet-based and also using a proprietary system. The rights are registered on the database and later collected by ABDR.Also developing an "reading-on-screen" system.

LICENCES
Reprographic licences
Types of works licensed: Only the content that can be sold using the "Pasta-do-professor" platform.
Pilot Projects : "Pasta-do-professor"

Other Licences
Public Lending Rights: No

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

AGREEMENTS
Bilateral agreements type A with: none
Bilateral agreements type B with: COPIBEC (Québec), CEDRO (Spain), CEMPRO (Mexico), CADRA (Argentina), KOPIPOL (Poland), COPY-DAN ( Denmark), CFC (France), VG WORT (Germany), FJÖLIS (Iceland), JAMCOPY(Jamaica), CDR (Colombia)