DATE: December 11, 1996
WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANIZATION
CERTAIN COPYRIGHT AND NEIGHBORING RIGHTS QUESTIONS
Geneva, December 2 to 20, 1996
AMENDMENT TO ARTICLES 4, 6, 12, 19 AND 26 OF DRAFT TREATY Nº 2
proposed by the Delegation of Canada
The following paragraph should be added after paragraph (2):
(3) Paragraph (1) does not apply to any regime under which a Contracting Party provides remuneration to performers or producers of phonograms for the private copying of phonograms or the performances embodied therein.
The following wording should be added after paragraph (ii):
(iii) the broadcasting and communication to the public of performances fixed in phonograms contrary to paragraph (ii);
(iv) Contracting Parties may limit either or both of the rights provided in paragraph (iii) to a right of equitable remuneration.
Articles 12 and 19:
In paragraph (3) of Articles 12 and 19, delete the words subject to the provisions of paragraph (4).
Delete paragraph (4) of Articles 12 and 19.
The following paragraph should be added after paragraph (3):
(4) Notwithstanding paragraph (1), Contracting Parties may limit the application of Article 5 of this Treaty to performances which occurred after the coming into force of this Treaty in that Contracting Party.
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