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The Hong Kong Reprographic Rights Licensing Society Limited

Submitted by admin on Thu, 07/08/2010 - 07:09
HKRRLS, The Hong Kong Reprographic Rights Licensing Society Limited
Acronym
HKRRLS
Select Activity
"Full" RRO Members
Address line 1
Unit Nos. 909-910, 9/F, Prosperity Millennia Plaza
Address line 2
663 King's Road
Address line 3
North Point
Country
Hong Kong
Phone
+852 2516-6268
Fax
+852 3105-1468
Website
http://www.hkrrls.org
Chief Executive Name
Ms. Kawai Shek
Chief Executive Title
General Manager
Chief Executive Phone
(852) 2516 6268
Chief Executive Email
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Title
Chairman
Title
Deputy Chairman
Title
Deputy Chairman
Year of incorporation
Incorporated in: 1995 and started licensing in 2000
Year of first distribution
2006
Year of first collection
2000
Total number of Board Members
12
Total number of Author Representatives
1
Total number of Publisher Representatives
12
Remarks about the Board
2 are Publishers Association Representatives
How are Board Members elected
Elected from candidates who are nominated by same class of members
Remarks about the members
13 Individual Members, 65 Corporate Members and 4 Association Members
Staff total number
3
DATES OF FINANCIAL YEAR
1 October - 30 September
Type of National legislation
Common Law
Licensing system
Voluntary Licencing schemes, without any form of back-up in Copyright Laws
Types of works licensed
Literary, dramatic, artistic and musical works
Types of institutions/sectors licensed
educational establishments, government departments, public bodies, corporate bodies, associations, copy shops, libraries and news monitoring services organizations
Types of works licensed
Literary, dramatic, artistic and musical works
Public Lending Rights
off
Outline of Distribution plan and methodology used
Full reporting, sampling, statistical surveys and objective availability
Distribution methods
Non title-specific distribution
Full reporting
Statistical surveys
Possibility to be copied
% Author/Publisher Split
50/50
Are deductions for cultural and/or social purposes made ?
no
Number of Bilateral agreements type A
17
Bilateral agreements type A with
Access Copyright, ALCS, CA, CCC, CEDRO, CLA, CLASS, CLL, COPIBEC, DALRO, ICLA, JAC, NLA, NLI, ProLitteris, SIAE and VG MUSIKEDITION
Number of Bilateral agreements type B
26
Bilateral agreements type B with
CADRA, CDR, CEDAR, CEMPRO, CFC, COPYDAN, CopyRus, FILCOLS, Fjolis, HARR, JAMCOPY, Kopinor, KOPIOSTO, KOPJAMALT, KORRA, LITA, Luxorr, MRMS, OSDEL, PRCI, Reprobel, REPRONIG, TTRRO, VG WORT, VIETRRO and ZIMCOPY
Please select your currency
HKD Hong Kong
Total amount collected for all licensing
12 980 049.00
Total amount collected for reproduction licensing
12 980 049.00
Total amount collected nationally for reproduction licensing
12 333 548.00
Amount for schools
6 479 368.00
Amount for further education
1 008 472.00
Amount for higher education
3 702 368.00
Amount for government
806 839.00
Amount for business
287 952.00
Amount for other sector(s)
48 548.00
Levies on equipment and other mediums
0.00
Total amount collected for PLR
0.00
Total amount received for licensing from other RROs world-wide
646 501.00
Total amount received for reproduction licensing from other RROs world-wide
646 501.00
Total amount distributed from all licensing
7 573 422.00
Total amount distributed from reproduction licensing
7 573 422.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders
5 476 436.00
Total amount distributed to national rightsholders from reproduction licensing
5 476 436.00
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
2 096 986.00
Administration Charge (actual figure)
0.00
Name
Mr Derek Lee
Name
Mr Shek Kwok Kei
Name
Dr Sharon Wong
Other agreements with RROs
Letter of Intent with COLCCMA