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Name: Copyright and Performance Rights Act (Cap. 406).
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): Civil, commercial and family law; Labour contracts
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1994-12-31
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-1994-L-66210
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Zambia Legal Information Institute (ZamLII), Zambia PDF PDF (consulted on 2017-05-26)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for copyright in literary, musical and artistic works, computer programmes, audiovisual works, sound recordings, broadcasts and cable programmes. Also makes provision for rights in performance. Section 10 regulates first ownership of copyright. Inter alia establishes that first ownership of copyright shall be subject to agreement under subsection 11(3) to assign ownership of copyright expected to arise in the future.

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