MUSIC LICENSING COMPANIES

Music licensing companies (MLCs) collect royalty payments from individuals or groups on behalf of copyright holders.

Below is a list of the major MLCs:

ARGENTINA – CAPIF
www.capif.org.ar

AUSTRALIA – PPCA
www.ppca.com.au

BELGIUM – SIMIM
www.requit.be

BRAZIL – ABRAMUS
www.abramus.com.br

CANADA – RE:SOUND
www.resound.ca

COLOMBIA – ACINPRO
www.acinpro.org.co

COSTA RICA – FONOTECA
www.fonoteca.org

CROATIA – ZAPRAF
www.zapraf.hr

CZECH REPUBLIC – INTERGRAM
www.intergram.cz

DENMARK – GRAMEX
www.gramex.dk

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – SODINPRO
www.sodinpro.com

ESTONIA – EFU
www.efy.ee

FINLAND – GRAMEX
www.gramex.fi

FRANCE – SCPP
www.scpp.fr

GERMANY – GVL
www.gvl.de

HONG KONG – HKRIA
www.hkria.com

HONG KONG – PP(SEA)L
www.ppseal.com

ICELAND – SFH
www.sfh.is

INDIA – PPL
www.pplindia.org

IRELAND – PPI
www.ppiltd.com

ITALY – SCF
www.scfitalia.it

JAMAICA – JAMMS
www.jammsonline.com

JAPAN – RIAJ
www.riaj.or.jp

MALAYSIA – PPM
www.ppm.org.my

MEXICO – SOMEXFON
www.somexfon.com

NETHERLANDS – SENA
www.sena.nl

NEW ZEALAND – PPNZ
www.ppnz.co.nz

NORWAY – GRAMO
www.gramo.no

PANAMA – PRODUCE PANAMA
www.producepanama.org

PARAGUAY – SGP
www.sgp.com.py

PERU – UNIMPRO
www.unimpro.org

POLAND – ZPAV
www.zpav.pl

SINGAPORE – RIPS
www.rips.com.sg

SLOVAK REPUBLIC – SLOVGRAM
www.slovgram.sk

SPAIN – AGEDI
www.agedi.es

SWEDEN – IFPI
www.ifpi.se

TAIWAN – ARCO
www.arco.org.tw

THAILAND – PHONORIGHTS (THAILAND) LTD
www.1stopmusic.com

UK – PPL
www.ppluk.com

UKRAINE – UKRAINIAN MUSIC RIGHTS LEAGUE
www.musicliga.org

URUGUAY – CUDISCO
www.cudisco.org

USA – SOUND EXCHANGE
www.soundexchange.com

VENEZUELA – AVINPRO
www.avinpro.com

LEGAL, COPYRIGHT AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ISSUES
AMERICAN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ASSOCIATION
www.aipla.org/

IIPA – INTERNATIONAL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ALLIANCE
www.iipa.com

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA
www.ipria.org/

JAPAN COPYRIGHT INFORMATION CENTRE
www.cric.or.jp/cric_e/index.html

UK INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OFFICE
www.ipo.gov.uk

UNESCO COPYRIGHT LAWS OF THE WORLD DATABASE
http://portal.unesco.org

US COPYRIGHT OFFICE
www.copyright.gov

WIPO (WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANISATION)
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