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Key Points

  • Copyright is a legal right granting exclusivity over a work in relation to its use and distribution
  • Section 11(1) of the Copyright, Design & Patents Act 1988 states that the author of a work is the first owner of copyright   
  • Subject to contrary agreement, copyright in a work made by an employee in the course of his employment belongs to the employer.

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