07 October 2021
The Independent Media Commission held a meeting with representatives of Distribution Operators and VAPIK regarding the registration of copyright agreements.
In the framework of this meeting was discussed about the registration of copyright agreements by Distribution Operators in the association VAPIK.
The representatives of the operators said that they are in favor of the implementation of the Law on Copyright, but expressed their concerns about the amount of fees they have to pay to the VAPIK association.
VAPIK Association once again demanded that the Law and the Government Decision be implemented as soon as possible, by registering the agreements according to the legal requirements, in order to ensure the protection of the authors and producers.
The VAPIK Association also requests the IMC to accept only agreements which are registered with the VAPIK.
At the end of this meeting the parties agreed to organize a meeting with the Minister of Culture, where in that meeting they will discuss the price of tariffs and their reduction.
The Independent Media Commission