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COPYRIGHT ACT 1968 - SECT 87

Nature of copyright in television broadcasts and sound broadcasts

                   For the purposes of this Act, unless the contrary intention appears, copyright, in relation to a television broadcast or sound broadcast, is the exclusive right:

                     (a)  in the case of a television broadcast in so far as it consists of visual images--to make a cinematograph film of the broadcast, or a copy of such a film;

                     (b)  in the case of a sound broadcast, or of a television broadcast in so far as it consists of sounds--to make a sound recording of the broadcast, or a copy of such a sound recording; and

                     (c)  in the case of a television broadcast or of a sound broadcast--to re-broadcast it or communicate it to the public otherwise than by broadcasting it.



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