Copyright Act

The copyright law of South Africa governs copyright, the right to control the use and distribution of artistic and creative works, in the Republic of South Africa. It is embodied in the Copyright Act, 1978 and its various amendment acts, and administered by the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission in the Department of Trade and Industry.

The Berne Copyright Convention (1886) determines international rights between signatory countries, as does the Universal Copyright Convention (1952).

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