Lithuanian Neighbouring Rights Association (AGATA) is collecting society acting on behalf of performers and phonogram producers. Established in 1999, AGATA is the only organization in Lithuania taking care of performers’ and producers’ neighbouring rights and granting licences for the users of music records. Since 2006 AGATA also works with its intellectual property promotion programme and organizes various seminars, contests, educational camps and other events. Since 2002 AGATA is a member of AEPO-ARTIS and SCAPR.