Ghana Copyright Bill Would Establish Special Court

Law360, New York (October 15, 2003, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A copyright bill being considered by Ghana's Parliament would establish a special court that would met out stiffer punishment to infringers, the Ghana News Agency (GNSA) reported Wednesday.

The bill would satisfy the minimum requirements of the World Intellectual Property Organization's (WIPO) internet treaties, an official told the news agency.

He said the country had established a Reprographic Rights Organization through the active collaboration of the WIPO, the International Federation of Reproduction Rights Organisation (IFRRO) and the Reproduction Rights Organization of Norway....
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