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Copyright Act: Existing Rights SCHEDULE I (Section 60)

(Section 60) Existing Rights Column I Column II Existing Right Substituted Right Works other than Dramatic and Musical Works Copyright Copyright as defined by this ActFootnote for1. Musical and Dramatic Works Both copyright and performing right Copyright as defined by this Act. Copyright, but not performing right Copyright as defined by this Act, except the sole […]

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Interpreting the Copyright Act: Definitions

Definitions in the Copyright Act 2 In this Act, architectural work means any building or structure or any model of a building or structure; (oeuvre architecturale) architectural work of art[Repealed, 1993, c. 44, s. 53] artistic work includes paintings, drawings, maps, charts, plans, photographs, engravings, sculptures, works of artistic craftsmanship, architectural works, and compilations of […]

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Copyright Act Summary

The Government of Canada has changed the Copyright Act several times since the Copyright Act was enacted in 1985. 2 – Interpretation: Definitions of terms in the Copyright Act  Summary Cases 3 – PART I – Copyright and Moral Rights in Works 3 – Copyright 5 – Works in which Copyright may Subsist 6 – […]