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Associação Brasileira de Direitos Reprográficos

Submitted by Olivier on Mon, 06/14/2010 - 12:50
ABDR, Associação Brasileira de Direitos Reprográficos
Rua do Paraíso, 529, conjunto 03
São Paulo - SP
04103-000
Brazil
Phone
+55 11 5052-5965
Website
http://www.abdr.org.br
Chief Executive Name
Dalton Spencer Morato
Chief Executive Title
Executive Manager
Chief Executive Phone
+55 11 5052-5965
Chief Executive Email
Publish chief executive details ?
on
Title
President
Phone
+55 11 50525965
History of the organisation
History Summary:
ABDR is a non profit association, created in 1992, formed by publishers and authors, to collect reprographic rights in Brazil.
The main objective of ABDR is the collection of authors' copyright on photocopies, developing awareness work and information about the damage caused by the illegal practice and the piracy relating to the book and the Brazilian school. ABDR, also defends authors and publishers against the violation of their rights in the court.
Year of incorporation
1992
Year of first distribution
March 2001
Year of first collection
1998
Total number of Board Members
11
Total number of Author Representatives
39
Total number of Publisher Representatives
102
How are Board Members elected
Every 2 years, elected by the members
Total Number of Member Associations
6
Total Publishers' Associations
0
Remarks about the members
102 publishers and their authors
Approximately 10,000 authors
Staff total number
4
DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR
January 1 - December 31
Type of National legislation
Civil Law
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.
Types of works licensed
Only the content that can be sold using the "Pasta-do-professor" platform.
Types of uses licensed
Member Logo Medium
Pilot Projects
"Pasta-do-professor"
Public Lending Rights
off
Outline of Distribution plan and methodology used
Pasta-do-professor
Distribution methods
Title-specific distribution
Full reporting
Are deductions for cultural and/or social purposes made ?
no
New developments / licensing
Introducing an unprecedent system (Pasta-do-professor), which aims sort of a 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.
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)
Name
Flavia Bravin