226B Rights of issuer of TPM work

(1)

This section applies if a TPM work is issued to the public by, or under licence from, the copyright owner.

(2)

The issuer of the TPM work has the same rights against a person who contravenes section 226A as a copyright owner has in respect of an infringement of copyright.

(3)

The issuer of the TPM work has the same rights under section 122 (order for delivery up in civil proceedings) or 132 (order for delivery up in criminal proceedings) in relation to a TPM circumvention device as a copyright owner has in relation to an infringing copy.

(4)

Sections 126 to 129 (which relate to certain presumptions) apply in relation to proceedings under this section.

(5)

Section 134 (order as to disposal of infringing copy or other object) applies, with all necessary modifications, in relation to the disposal of anything that is delivered up under subsection (3).

Section 226B: inserted, on 31 October 2008, by section 90 of the Copyright (New Technologies) Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 27).