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Halsbury's Laws of Canada – Copyright (2019 Reissue)

With a detailed analysis of relevant legislation and seminal case law, the Halsbury's Copyright (2019 Reissue) title provides practitioners with a competitive advantage in creating copyrights, maximizing their protection and taking timely and effective action against their infringement.
Publication Language: English
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ISBN/ISSN: 9780433499399

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Copyright laws are instrumental in protecting the distribution of and access to works of art and intellect. However, these rights can be difficult to optimize and enforce. A clear understanding of the nature, scope and purpose of copyright law is essential in providing clients with clear and cogent advice.

With a detailed analysis of relevant legislation and seminal case law, the Halsbury's Copyright (2019 Reissue) title provides practitioners with a competitive advantage in creating copyrights, maximizing their protection and taking timely and effective action against their infringement.

Topics in this national reference include:

  • Protected works and neighbouring rights
    • Authorship
    • Originality
    • Fixed or ephemeral
    • Modification
    • Exclusions
  • Ownership, assignment and licensing
    • Crown copyright
    • Employment
    • Photographs
    • Partial assignment
    • Reversion (including on bankruptcy)
  • Term of protection
  • Procedure
  • Infringement
    • Communication to or performance in public
    • Mechanical contrivance
    • Permitting use of place of entertainment
    • Public exhibition of artistic work
    • Sale and rental
    • Three-dimensional copying
    • Translation
  • Moral rights
    • Ownership
    • Subsistence
    • Infringement
  • Remedies
    • Civil remedies
    • Criminal sanctions
    • Technology

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Table of contents

 I. Overview
1. Nature of Copyright
2. Sources of Law

II. Protected Works and Neighbouring Rights
1. General
2. Categories of Works
3. Published Works
4. Unpublished Works
5. Neighbouring Rights

III. Ownership, Assignment and Licensing
1. Ownership
2. Assignment and Transfer
3. Licensing

IV. Term of Protection
1. General
2. Crown Copyright
3. Cinematographic Works
4. Photographs
5. Joint Authorship
6. Posthumous Works
7. Reversionary Interest
8. Neighbouring Rights
9. Works Before 1924

V. Procedure
1. Registration
2. Collective Administration
3. Delivery to Librarian and Archivist

VI. Infringement
1. General
2. Manner of Infringement
3. Lawful Usage

VII. Moral Rights
1. Ownership
2. Subsistence
3. Infringement

VIII. Remedies
1. Civil Remedies
2. Criminal Sanctions
3. Technology