Rechtsfähiger Verein kraft Verleihung

VG MUSIKEDITION, Rechtsfähiger Verein kraft Verleihung

Friedrich-Ebert-Straße 104
Kassel
34119
Germany
Phone: +49 561 109 65 60
Fax: +49 561 109 65 620
E-mail: info@vg-musikedition.de
Web: http://www.vg-musikedition.de

Chief Executive:
Managing Director: Christian Krauß
Chief Executive Phone: 0049/561/109656-0
Chief Executive Email: krauss@vg-musikedition.de

KEY REPRESENTATIVES
President: Dr. Axel Sikorski
E-mail: vr@vg-musikedition.de

HISTORY OF ORGANISATION
Year of first distribution: 1981

ORGANISATION
Composition of Board:
Total number of Board Members: 4
How are Board Members elected: by members
Total number of Author Representatives: 1
Total number of Publisher Representatives: 3

Members:
Total Rights holders represented: 1775
Remarks about the members: 711 Music Publishers 1064 Composers/Songwriter/Editor

DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR January 1 - December 31

MODEL OF RRO OPERATION
Type of National legislation :
Civil law: Yes
Common law: No
Other Law: 27,45a,46,52a,52b, 53,53a,54,54a,70,71 German Copyright Law

Licensing system:
Legal Licence
Other licensing system: Voluntary Licence

LICENCES
Reprographic licences
Types of works licensed: Musical works, Sheet Music, Songtexts
Types of institutions/sectors licensed: School book publishing houses, hymnbook publishers, Protestant and Catholic and Free-churches, organisers of public events, public educational institutions, radio stations, midifile manufactures, music schools, nursery schools and others

Other Licences
Public Lending Rights: No
Other areas of licensing: Performance Rights, Mechanical Rights, Broadcasting Rights

DISTRIBUTION
Title-specific distribution: No
Non title-specific distribution: No
Both title-specific distribution and non title-specific distribution: Yes
Full reporting: Yes
Sampling: No
Statistical surveys: Yes
Objective availability: No
Possibility to be copied: No

AGREEMENTS
Number of Bilateral agreements type A: 10
Bilateral agreements type A with: Literar Mechana (Austria) SUISA (Switzerland) Kopinor (Norway) SEMU (Belgium) COPY-DAN (Denmark), KOPIOSTO (Finland), HKRRLS (Hong Kong), CEDRO (Spain), LUXORR (Luxembourg); Fjölis (Island), SECLI (France), SEAM (France), KORRA (South Corea)
Other agreements with RROs: AKM (Austria), CCC (USA), AMCOS (Australia)

FINANCIAL DATA

Total amount collected for all licensing:
€ 5,799,188.53
Total amount collected for reproduction licensing:
€ 3,427,301.15
Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing:
€ 2,990,509.59
Total amount received for licensing from other RROs world-wide:
€ 436,791.56
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders:
€ 5,723,927.98
Total Amount distributed to foreign RROs:
€ 34,495.05
Total amount distributed from all licensing:
€ 5,758,423.03