Collecting Societies

Writers Guild of Japan, WGJ, manages the right of
- Public transmission,
- Screen presentation,
- Reproduction,
- Rental, etc., on behalf of playwrights.


+81 3 34012304
+81 3 34017255

http://www.writersguild.or.jp/eng

Roppongi Denki Bidg. 3F, 6-1-20, Roppongi, Minato-ku

Information for WGJ was contributed by the CMO through WIPO


  • Film Studios
  • Performers
  • Print publishers
Rights administered by the Collecting Society? Right held by virtue of a law or statute? Possible by law to have these rights cleared directly by the right holder without involving the Collecting Society?
Reproduction / copying rights Yes Yes No
Public performance rights Yes Yes No
Distribution rights / rights to issue copies to the public Yes Yes No
Rights to communicate to the public / make available over the internet Yes Yes No
Other rights