Educational Supportive Institiutions

HOMELegal RemunerationsEducational Supportive Institiutions

Introduction

Under Copyright Act(Use for the Purpose of School Education, etc.), educational supporting institutions belonging to the national or local government to support lessons of those educational institutions may reproduce, distribute, publicly perform, broadcast, or interactively transmit a part of a work already made public where it is recognized as necessary for the purpose of the lessons or the support. An educational supporting institution who intends to exploit a work shall pay remuneration to the owner of author’s property rights according to the criteria determined and announced by the Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism(hereafter "MCST").(Copyright Act, Article 25.4, 25.5 and Enforcement Ordinance 3)

Activities

KORRA has been authorized to collect remuneration fees by MCST under Korea Copyright Act. KORRA collects and distributes the remuneration fees, and administers public funds for undistributed amount of orphan works approved by MCST.

  • Related institutions :
    educational supporting institutions belonging to the national or local government to support lessons of those educational institutions
  • Published works :
    copyright works being released to public in the forms of exhibition of artistic works, publication of books and dissertations, and release of movies or music albums.
  • Relevant law :
    Korea Copyright Act. Copyright Act, Article 25.4, 25.5 and Enforcement Ordinance 3