Section 20: Infringement by communication to the public

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20. (1) The communication to the public of the work is an act restricted by the copyright in -
  • (a) a literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work,
  • (b) a sound recording or film, or
  • (c) a broadcast .

(2) References in this Part to communication to the public are to communication to the public by electronic transmission, and in relation to a work include -
  • (a) the broadcasting of the work;
  • (b) the making available to the public of the work by electronic transmission in such a way that members of the public may access it from a place and at a time individually chosen by them.