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The WGJ administers the copyrights of its own members and trustors, or members of other copyright administration organizations with which the WGJ has a reciprocal representation agreement.
What follows is a general outline of requirements for any author wishing to become a member of the WGJ for administration of his/her copyrights by the WGJ.
•He/she must hold copyrights to two or more scripts which have been publicly released by another party in Japan through broadcast or by similar means.
•The amount of fee for a script paid to him/her by Japanese producers equals or exceeds the amount of minimum fees prescribed in the collective agreements the WGJ signs with NHK, broadcasting organizations and production companies.
•The base of his/her writing activities must be in Japan.
We can provide services for members in Japanese only.