| Commentary

193 Proof of authorship

| Commentary

193 Proof of authorship

There is a rebuttable presumption that the signatory to a work is the author of it. So where a name purporting to be that of the author appeared on the work when it was made, the person whose name appeared shall, unless the contrary is proved, be presumed to be the author of the work1. In the case of a work alleged to be a work of joint authorship, the same presumption applies in relation to each person alleged to be one of the authors2.

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