Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education. Copyright
works are frequently used in schools. This Type
of Work Utilization
is permissible as part of classroom teaching. Nevertheless, schools are also required to pay for use of Copyright
materials. The Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education represents the interests of the cantons and negotiates the Copyright
tariffs with the relevant partners (ProLitteris and SUISSIMAGE). The Swiss Conference of Cantonal Ministers of Education makes a central Payment
for the royalties due in respect of all publicly-maintained schools in Switzerland which it subsequently recovers from the cantonal education departments.