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Where do I find details on cases where it has not been possible to determine or locate the rightsholder in the course of a distribution?

If income cannot be distributed because it is not possible to determine or locate a rightsholder, GEMA has the duty to publish specific details in its role as a collective management organisation pursuant to Section 29 (3) of the VGG, Verwertungsgesellschaftengesetz (Collecting Societies' Act).

We make them available here:

Should you be able to provide details on the rightsholders shown in the lists that we could not identify or locate, please e-mail us at:

When doing so, please tell us which of the above mentioned lists your information relates to.

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