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IV. The Pecuniary Rights
(7,026 words)

Volume XIV: Copyright and Industrial Property | Chapter 3 (1990): Copyright – Comparison of Law

Completed in May 1988

Stig Strömholm

A. Exploitation in a Material Form

i. The Right of Reproduction

72. Definitions. – The right of reproduction is the earliest element of authors’ rights, the original “copy-right”, and it is found, with differences and nuances in definition and implementation, in most contemporary copyright statutes. In the german text which we are using a…

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Stig Strömholm, “IV. The Pecuniary Rights”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 01 December 2021 <>
First published online: 2018

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