Govt seeks comments on draft Copyright Rules

Govt seeks comments on draft Copyright Rules

Agency News

New Delhi, Jun 3 : The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade has now proposed to introduce the Copyright Amendment Rules, 2019 in order to ensure smooth and flawless compliance of Copyright Act in the light of technological advancement in digital era and to bring them in parity with other relevant legislations.
The draft rules are available on for seeking comments and suggestion from all persons likely to be affected thereby upto June 29, 2019, according to a statement by Commerce and Industry ministry here on Monday.
The copyright regime is governed by the Copyright Act, 1957 and the Copyright Rules,2013. The Copyright Rules,2013 were last amended in 2016 through the Copyright Amendment Rules, 2016.