Radio Diabolus is registered in accordance with the general guidelines of GEMA and GVL.
The “Gesellschaft für musikalische Aufführungs- und mechanische Vervielfältigungsrechte” (GEMA; English: Society for musical performing and mechanical reproduction rights)is a state-authorized collecting society and performance rights organization based in Germany, with administrative offices in Berlin and Munich. GEMA represents the usage rights stemming from authors' rights (e.g., mechanical licensing, broadcast licensing, synchronization licensing) for the musical works of those composers, lyricists, and publishers who are members in the organization.
The “Gesellschaft zur Verwertung von Leistungsschutzrechten mbH” (GVL; English: Collecting Society for Performance Rights) performs the secondary exploitation rights of performers, phonogram producers, video producers and film producers . The GVL is also responsible for the assignment of label codes (LC). The encashment for GVL is collected by the GEMA.