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TVBO Production Limited v Australia Sky Net Pty Limited [2009] FCA 1132 (7 October 2009)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on October 13, 2009
  • tags: Copyright, broadcasts

    • COPYRIGHT – interception by Taiwan-based corporation of signals during authorised transmission by another enterprise of episodes of a television series – re-transmission of episode via satellite to subscribers of A-Sky-Net pay television service in Australia – conduct was an electronic transmission of the episode by means of that transmission and thus a communication within s 10 of the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) – the communication was made to the public – the Taiwanese corporation thereby infringed the first applicant’s copyright in the episode transmitted as described – Chairman of Directors of the Taiwan corporation held to have authorised the infringement

Interesting!

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