JLIS abstracts


FREITAS (D De). Impact of New Technologies (Reprography, Computer Use and Software Protection) on Copyright, 11,2;1986;135-57

Discusses in detail the impact of technology on the evolution of the copyright system and the consequences of it on the national legislations to be adopted to ensure that the copyright owner's right of control is redefined to take account of new technologies as they appear. It also gives in detail the provisions made by different countries with regard to reprography, audio and video recording, broadcasting via satellite and cable distribution.