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Public Interest Incorporated Association Japan Reproduction Rights Center

Submitted by admin on Thu, 07/08/2010 - 09:26
JRRC, Public Interest Incorporated Association Japan Reproduction Rights Center
ATAGO TOYO Bldg. 7F,
1-3-4, Atago,
Minato-ku,
Tokyo
105-0002
Japan
Phone
+81 3 6809 1281
Fax
+81 3 6809 1283
Website
https://jrrc.or.jp
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Title
President
Title
Vice President and Chief Executive Officer
Title
International Relations Adviser
Phone
+81 3 6809 1281
Title
Acting Secretary General
Phone
+81 3 6809 1281
Year of incorporation
1991, granted as a legal person under the Civil Code in 1998
Year of first distribution
1995
Year of first collection
1992
Total number of Board Members
14
Total number of Author Representatives
4
Total number of Publisher Representatives
4
Remarks about the Board
In addition to the above, 4 members from JAC respectively, and 3 members (directors) have been appointed from experts.

Other than the Board members, 2 auditors are included in JRRC's Executives.
How are Board Members elected
Elected at the General Meeting every two years
Total Number of Member Associations
3
Total Publishers' Associations
1
Total Creators' (authors and visual artists) Associations
1
Total Rights holders represented
3
Remarks about the members
Federation of Authors’
Organizations (arts, photographs, literary works,
script and scenario): 14,700 members. Japan
Academic Association for Copyright Clearance: 905
members.
Copyright Council of Newspaper Publishers: 69 members.
Staff total number
7
DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR
April 1 - March 31
Type of National legislation
Civil Law
Other Law
Besides the Copyright Law, the "Law on Management Business of Copyright and Neighboring Rights" was enacted in 2000. JRRC operates its management business in accordance with these Laws.
Licensing system
Voluntary Licencing schemes, without any form of back-up in Copyright Laws
Types of works licensed
All categories of printed works, including newspapers, except sheet music.
Types of uses licensed
Mainly, internal usage in enterprises, orgnisations, public offices,educational institutions,etc.
Types of institutions/sectors licensed
All kinds of users (at present, mainly commercial and industrial corporations)
Types of works licensed
JRRC launched the digital licensing in Oct, 2018.
Types of uses licensed
Mainly, internal usage in enterprises, orgnisations, public offices,educational institutions,etc.
Types of institutions/sectors licensed
none
Pilot Projects
none
Public Lending Rights
off
Distribution methods
Non title-specific distribution
Sampling
Administration costs as a percentage
30% at the maximum
Are deductions for cultural and/or social purposes made ?
no
New developments / legislation
Digital licence
Number of Bilateral agreements type A
0
Number of Bilateral agreements type B
0
Remarks about financial data
Collected fee in fiscal year (FY) 2018 was distributed at the end of September 2018
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JPY Japan
Total amount collected for all licensing
425 254 888.00
Total amount collected for reproduction licensing
425 254 888.00
Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing
425 254 888.00
Total amount distributed from all licensing
302 826 179.00
Total amount distributed from reproduction licensing
302 826 179.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders
302 826 179.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders from reproduction licensing
302 826 179.00
Administration Charge (actual figure)
122 428 709.00
Name
Taichi Seo
Name
Takaya Inada
Name
Hideki Nogata
Name
Kazufumi Dohi
Other agreements with RROs
none