Commentary

128 Country of origin of non-British works created on or after 1 January 1996 generally

ENTERTAINMENT AND MEDIA vol 15(1) commentary, music industry documentation
| Commentary

128 Country of origin of non-British works created on or after 1 January 1996 generally

| Commentary

128 Country of origin of non-British works created on or after 1 January 1996 generally

Qualification for copyright protection arises either by virtue of authorship or through first publication of the relevant work in a country to which the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 extends1. In the case of works of foreign origin, the 1988 Act is applied by the making of Orders in Council which have the effect of granting reciprocal protection to works originating in foreign countries which apply copyright protection to United Kingdom works. Protection is accorded to foreign works either if their author is a

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