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Unpublished Paper
Submission: Draft Guidelines on the Infringement Notices and Forfeiture of Infringing Copies and Devices Scheme, Copyright Amendment Regulations 2006
(2007)
  • Kimberlee G Weatherall
Abstract
Submission on the Draft Guidelines for the infringement Notices and Forfeiture of Infringing Copies and Devices Scheme produced by the Australian Attorney-General's Department. The submission deals with the scope of the scheme, the need for more case studies, issues of forfeiture, multiple offences, record-keeping, the appropriate individuals against whom notices should be issued, defences, factors relevant to the exercise of officers' discretion or the withdrawal of notices, and the standard of information provided to the public.
Keywords
  • copyright,
  • criminal law,
  • Australia,
  • strict liability,
  • copyright infringement
Disciplines
Publication Date
October, 2007
Citation Information
Kimberlee G Weatherall. "Submission: Draft Guidelines on the Infringement Notices and Forfeiture of Infringing Copies and Devices Scheme, Copyright Amendment Regulations 2006" (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/kimweatherall/14/