Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, Forthcoming
5 Pages Posted: 23 Jul 2012 Last revised: 21 May 2014
Date Written: July 23, 2012
In Entertainment Software Association v. Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada, 2012 SCC 34, a majority of the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that a musical work within a video game downloaded from the Internet does not attract additional royalties.
Keywords: 2012 SCC 34, ESA, SOCAN, Canada, copyright, tariff, music, video game, download, royalty
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Crowne, Dr. Emir, Supreme Court of Canada Rules that a Musical Work Within a Video Game Downloaded from the Internet Does Not Attract Additional Royalties (July 23, 2012). Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, Forthcoming . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2115358 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2115358