Russian Organization for Intellectual Property

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Всероссийская организация интеллектуальной собственности ВОИС

Russian Organization for Intellectual Property VOIS
AbbreviationVOIS
Formation2008
HeadquartersMoscow
Location
Official language
Russian
General Director
Andrey Krichevskiy
Websitehttp://rosvois.ru/

The Russian Organization for Intellectual Property VOIS (Russian: Всероссийская организация интеллектуальной собственности, ВОИС) is collective management society for neighboring rights established by Russian performers and record labels in 2008.

Today VOIS unites more than 4,000 right-owners.

In 2009 Rosohrankultura (the Ministry of Culture Department) accredited VOIS as the sole society to collect and distribute remuneration for performers and phonogram producers within the territory of the Russia.[1]

Total amount of collected remuneration in 2010 reached about 427 million rubles.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. http://rosohrancult.ru/upload/rosohrancult/rosdocs2009/protokol7.pdf
  2. "Генпрокуратура закажет музыку" – via Kommersant.