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Name: Copyright Act 2003 (No. 5 of 2003).
Country: Dominica
Subject(s): Civil, commercial and family law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2003-05-29
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2003-06-05, No. 5, pp. 87-175
ISN: DMA-2003-L-65826
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2003-06-05, No. 5, pp. 87-175
Act on-line Act on-line Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica PDF PDF (consulted on 2010-06-11)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on protection of literary and artistic works. Divided into 10 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions; Part 2 provisions relating to copyright. Part 3 provides for moral rights, Part 4 for ownership and assignment of copyright, Part 5 for protection of performers, producers of sound recordings and broadcasting organisations, Part 6 for infringement of copyright, and Part 7 with exceptions to infringement of copyright. Part 8 regulates special jurisdiction of court relating to licensing; Part 9 border protection measures. Part 10 contains general provisions.

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