Commentary

38 China: transfer of copyright and registration of copyright

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

38 China: transfer of copyright and registration of copyright

| Commentary

38 China: transfer of copyright and registration of copyright

The transfer of the ownership of the original copy of a work of fine art or other work is not deemed to transfer the copyright in such work, but the right to exhibit the original copy of the work belongs to its owner1.

Where copyright in a work belongs to an individual, on their death, the economic rights are transferred in accordance with the Chinese Law of Succession2.

Any contract which transfers or licenses copyright is required to meet the formalities set out in the Law3

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