| Commentary

174 Right to object to derogatory treatment of work

| Commentary

174 Right to object to derogatory treatment of work

The author of a copyright literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work and the director of a copyright film have the right not to have the work subjected to derogatory treatment1. ‘Treatment’ of a work means any addition to, deletion from, alteration to or adaptation of the work, other than a translation of a literary or dramatic work or an arrangement or transcription of a musical work which involves no more than a change of key or register2. A treatment of a work is derogatory if it amounts to distortion or mutilation

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