China

New Chinese Copyright Amendments Published

Monday, 11 August 2014

In early July, China's State Council Legislative Affairs Office published a new draft Copyright Law for public comment. Major provisions of the draft have been summarized by member company Hogan Lovells in a helpful English-language summary, which can be accessed through this web page.

   

Broadcasters Affected by New Chinese Copyright Amendments

Wednesday, 06 June 2012

Member company Paul Weiss has produced a short briefing paper on provisions of new copyright amendments enacted in China that give broadcasting companies access to statutory licenses for material included in broadcasts (usually music).   Download the paper here.