| Commentary

269 Existing material protected by copyright

| Commentary

269 Existing material protected by copyright

Where existing material is protected by copyright, in order to develop a production based on such material a producer will need to acquire the film rights in it. Any use of the material without the consent of the author/owner will amount to an infringement of copyright and be actionable1.

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