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Video Law 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780851216829
ISBN: 085121682X
Published: May 1994
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

This special report explains the application of the relevant law concerning the making and distribution of videos - particularly that of copyright, obscenity, the Video Recordings Act, and performers' protection.

It also highlights particular problems pertinent to video law, offering the advice and guidance practitioners need. This edition takes account of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, which has radically changed the law surrounding copyright.

Other coverage includes the growth of satellite TV which gives added importance to international conventions.

  • Examines industrial and educational videos
  • Features developments in EC law together with proposals to harmonise copyright law throughout the EC
  • Includes interlocutory remedies, dealing with jurisdiction of the court in such matters as the practical question surrounding the making of these interlocutory applications
  • Covers international conventions

Media and Entertainment Law
Restriction on content of and access to videos. Video rights. Protection of video rights. Other legal protection. EEC law. Practical rights clearance. Videogram agreements. The distribution deal. Precedent. Appendix: Video types and definitions.