New Zealand

Copyright (Parallel Importing of Films) Amendment Act 2013

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Year of Version:
2013
Dates:
Entry into force: October 31, 2013
Adopted: October 22, 2013
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes:
This Act makes amendments to sections 35 'Infringement by Importation' of the Copyright Act 1994 by replacing section 35(3) and (b) with:
'(a) imports a copy of the film into New Zealand within 5 months of the date that the film is first made available to the public; and
“(b) knows or has reason to believe that the film is imported into New Zealand within 5 months of that date; and
(2) In section 35(5), replace “31 October 2013” with “31 October 2016”.
Available Texts:
English
Copyright (Parallel Importing of Films) Amendment Act 2013pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.
NZ161