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Fair Is as Fair Does: Contractual Normative Regulation of Copyright User Contracts in South Africa

Caroline B Ncube 'Fair is as fair does: Contractual normative regulation of copyright user contracts in South Africa’ in GB Dinwoodie (ed) Intellectual Property and General Legal Principles:Is IP a Lex Specialis? (2015) Edward Elgar 49–68

17 Pages Posted: 27 Jan 2016  

Caroline B. Ncube

University of Cape Town

Date Written: January 5, 2015

Abstract

This chapter considers how contract and consumer protection law could be used to regulate or enhance the fairness of copyright licenses. It specifically considers reprographic reproduction licenses granted to universities and other higher education institutions in South Africa.

Keywords: copyright, fairness, contract law, consumer protection, reprographic reproduction, South Africa

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Ncube, Caroline B., Fair Is as Fair Does: Contractual Normative Regulation of Copyright User Contracts in South Africa (January 5, 2015). Caroline B Ncube 'Fair is as fair does: Contractual normative regulation of copyright user contracts in South Africa’ in GB Dinwoodie (ed) Intellectual Property and General Legal Principles:Is IP a Lex Specialis? (2015) Edward Elgar 49–68 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2722515

Caroline Ncube (Contact Author)

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