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Centre Français d'exploitation du droit de Copie

Submitted by James on Mon, 06/21/2010 - 16:12
CFC, Centre Français d'exploitation du droit de Copie
20, rue des Grands-Augustins
Paris
75006
France
Phone
+33 1 44 07 47 70
Fax
+33 1 46 34 67 19
Website
http://www.cfcopies.com/
Chief Executive Name
Philippe Masseron
Chief Executive Title
General Manager
Key representative
Sandra Chastanet
Title
Director - Rights Holders & International Affairs
Phone
+33 1 44 07 47 71
History of the organisation
CFC is an authors and publishers owned organisation created in 1984 to licence books and press publications'reproduction rights. CFC is approved by the Ministry of Culture.
CFC licences reprographic reproduction rights under a compulsory collective management system since the 3rd January 1995 Act.
Besides, CFC licences digital reproduction rights on the basis of a voluntary collective management.
More recently, CFC has been mandated to distribute to press publishers their share of the levy to compensate digital private uses.
Year of incorporation
1984
Year of first distribution
1990
Year of first collection
1989
Total number of Board Members
12
How are Board Members elected
Board members are elected by authors, book publishers and press publishers associate member of CFC
Total number of Author Representatives
4
Total number of Publisher Representatives
8
Remarks about the Board
CFC Board is composed of:
4 representatives of authors,
4 representatives of book publishers,
4 representatives of press publishers
Remarks about the members
433 members of which:
- 8 creators'associations and individual creators
- 155 individual book publishers
- 270 individual press publishers
Staff total number
45
DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR
January 1 - December 31
Type of National legislation
Civil Law
Licensing system
Obligatory Collective Management
Other licensing system
Voluntary collective Management for digital rights in the business sector and further education
Exception for digital uses in education (except school books, managed under volontary mandates)
Mandating Rights Holders
Publishers, visual arts associations
REPROGRAPHIC LICENCES - Types of works licensed
All text and image based works, both in paper and digital format: books, newspapers, magazines, journals and other periodicals
CFC also licenses audiovisual content for their reproduction in digital press digests
Types of institutions/sectors licensed
Education from K to 12, higher education and further education, Businesses, Government and Media Monitoring Organisations
DIGITAL LICENCES - Types of works licensed
- Books, newspapers, magazines, journals and other periodical publications both in analog and born digital format as well as websites and certain uses of audiovisual materials
Types of uses licensed
- Digital reproduction and distribution of press articles for the internal information of organisations
- Digital reproduction and external ditribution for media monitoring organisations
- Digital reproduction for educational purposes, including distance learning
Types of institutions/sectors licensed
- Businesses and government
- Media Monitoring Organisations
- Education
OTHER LICENCES - Public Lending Rights
off
Other areas of licensing
CFC receives and distributes private copy levies for the press since 2011 (publisher share).
Outline of Distribution plan and methodology used
title-specific distribution to individual rightsholders
Distribution methods
Title-specific distribution
Full reporting
Sampling
% Author/Publisher Split
varies according to the type of publication
Administration costs as a percentage
11%
Are deductions for cultural and/or social purposes made?
no
Remarks about cultural an social deductions
There is no deduction for cultural purposes on royalties collected, except regarding private copy levies , where 25% are allocated to cultural fund.
Number of Bilateral agreements type A
22
Bilateral agreements type A with
ACCESS, CAL, CCC, CEDRO, CLA, CLL, COPIBEC, COPYDAN, COPYRUS, DALRO, ICLA, KOPINOR, KOPIOSTO, Literar Mechana, LUXORR, NLA, ProLitteris, REPROBEL, SIAE, Stichting Reprorecht, VG WORT, Copiepresse
Number of Bilateral agreements type B
9
Bilateral agreements type B with
ABDR, CADRA, CEMPRO, CLASS, FJOLIS, HKRRLS, KOPIPOL, OSDEL, SAZOR
Total amount collected for all licensing
57 297 000.00
Total amount collected for reproduction licensing
57 297 000.00
Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing
53 437 000.00
Amount for schools
1 835 900 000.00
Amount for further education
2 911 000.00
Amount for higher education
6 209 000.00
Amount for government
0.00
Amount for business
22 572 000.00
Levies on equipment and other mediums
2 703 000.00
Total amount collected for PLR
0.00
Total amount received for licensing from other RROs world-wide
3 860 000.00
Total amount received for reproduction licensing from other RROs world-wide
3 860 000.00
Total amount distributed from all licensing
0.00
Total amount distributed from reproduction licensing
50 600 000.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders
50 600 000.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders from reproduction licensing
46 000 000.00
1. Of which for visual works, to publishers only
0.00
to publishers and visual creator organisations
0.00
to visual creators organisations
0.00
to collecting societies only
0.00
to individual artists only
0.00
Total Amount distributed to foreign RROs
4 600 000.00
Total amount distributed from PLR
0.00
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