We are one of the biggest collective management organisations for neighbouring rights in Europe. Please read on to find out more about our activity as representatives of our rights holders.
With regard to Art. 44 Collecting Societies Act GVL has concluded the following inclusive agreements with other collecting societies.
1. Collection agreement with GEMA for the remuneration for public performance
2. Collection agreement for ZPÜ with GEMA, VG Wort, GÜFA, GWFF, VG Bild-Kunst, VFF, TWF and VGF for the remuneration for private copying, Art. 53 Abs. 1-3 UrhG in Art. 54, 54a, 54b, 54e and 54 f UrhG
3. Collection agreement for ZBT with GEMA, VG Wort, GÜFA, GWFF, VG Bild-Kunst, VFF, VG Musikedition and VGF for the remuneration for lending Art. 27 Abs. 2 und 3 UrhG
4. Collection agreement for ZVV with GEMA, VG Wort, GÜFA, GWFF, VG Bild-Kunst, VFF and VGF for the remuneration for rental Art. 27 Abs. 1 UrhG
Further information concerning ZPÜ, ZBT and ZVV have been published in the GEMA-Yearbook. Beyond that, GVL has concluded representation agreements with international collecting societies. Please have a look on the reciprocal agreements concerning producers‘ rights here. An overview of our reciprocal agreements concerning artists‘ rights is available here.