Fairness Rocks News French Court of Cassation Defines Notion of “fixation” of the performance


Fairness Rocks News French Court of Cassation Defines Notion of “fixation” of the performance

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Author: Catherine Stary

Date: February 27, 2019

Original Source: Kluwer Copyright Blog

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French Court of Cassation Defines Notion of “fixation” of the performance

In a decision from 12 September 2018, the French Court of Cassation (hereafter: “the Court”) defines the notion of fixation of the performance of a performer in order to determine the date of such fixation for several works. This decision is particularly interesting as it deals with an issue that has mostly been disregarded so far in French case law. In addition, the definition of this notion has various consequences for French intellectual property law, in particular related rights to copyright.

Read more: http://copyrightblog.kluweriplaw.com/2019/02/27/french-court-of-cassation-defines-notion-of-fixation-of-the-performance/