Get an overview of the copyrights and other related rights and how to manage them.

Phase(s)

Pre-Production

Subject

Legal and administrative matters

Target groups

Artists, Creative and Cultural Professions

Sectors

for all sectors, photography, visual and graphic arts, music, webdesign, dance, media, performing arts

Level of experience

for all levels, Beginners, Intermediary, Experienced

Prerequisites

None

Description

A specialised lawyer will give you an overview of "copyrights and other related rights", will describe their main principles and will provide you with the required basics to understand how to sign a convention on these rights. Furthermore, a SMart advisor will explain the taxation on copyrights. A series of examples will allow you to see how to manage the invoicing of copyrights, according to your social situation and how your work will be used.

Content

  • Introduction to copyrights and their taxation
  • How to manage copyrights with the SMart management tools?
  • How are copyright taxes calculated?
  • How does it work for social benefit recipients?

Method

Active methodology, putting the accent on the participants' inputs and giving them the possibility to exchange among peers. Presentation by the trainer as an expert of that field.

Objectives

  • gain understanding of copyrights and related rights and their main principles
  • understand how to sign rights related conventions
  • understand taxation on copyrights

Results

  • the participants will have gained basics to understand how to sign copyrights conventions
  • the participants will have gained insights in managing the invoicing of copyrights

Resources

  • Training script
  • Basic equipment (computer, video projector, flipchart, wifi)

Evaluations

Not automatic for followers of the session

Support material

Powerpoint distributed to the participants, Documents distributed to the participants

Other related recommended resources

evaluation available

Duration

6 h

Participants

up to 20

Course language(s)

Français, English

Trainer

Géraldine Buxant and
Fabrice Hambersin

Organisation

SMartBE

Contact

Online registration

Tested

under the project Routes to Employment

Download

📎 Module PDF (0.11 MB)

Personal curriculum


This Curriculum was developed with funding from the EU programme ERASMUS+ as Strategic Partnership in the field of Vocational Education and Training.
Erasmus+
This curriculum reflects only the authors’ views; the European Commission and the ERASMUS+ national agencies are not responsible for any use that may be made of the informations it contains.

Organisations

SMartBE

SMart is a non-profit organisation created in Belgium in 1998 which is developing itself in 8 European countries. SMart aims to simplify and support the professional paths of creative and cultural workers. Their principal goal is to help the self-employed to develop their own activities through a secure system.