Pertormer’s Rights in India

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Pertormer’s Rights in India

Show simple item record Jayadevan Nair,S Dr.Sadasivan Nair,G 2013-10-29T09:21:31Z 2013-10-29T09:21:31Z 2006-03-27
dc.description School of Legal Studies, Cochin University of Science and Technology en_US
dc.description.abstract The overall focus of the thesis involves the performer's rights in india -A study with special reference to the audiovisual industry.The performer is the disseminator of works of literary, dramatic artistic and musical authorship .The challenge of studying the audiovisual industry is the low level of data documentation and transparency in transactions compounded by the low awareness of legal issues. The first five chapters of the study trace the evolution of performers’ rights with particular impetus on three diverse jurisdictions both at the judicial and statutory levels as well as from the collective bargaining platform.The study also seeks to pin point the major obstacles that the performers have had to encounter in their quest for equal rights under the umbrella of intellectual property the world over.the status of the performer through the international instruments - the Rome convention, the WPPT and the envisaged Protocol to the audiovisual performance.A grant of rights to the performer either under Copyright or labor law need not improve matters for the performer unless the institutional grievance redressal is firmly put in place.There is a need for clearer delineation between the definitions of audio and audiovisual fixations. Under the Indian law the terms representing these have been sound records and cinematographs respectivel.Performer and the Philosophy of Intellectual Propertyeffectively. But this is not to deny the fact that these institutions, organizations and practices could very well rise to the occasion when the rights regime comes into force. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Cochin University of Science and Technology en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Cochin University of Science and Technology en_US
dc.subject Labor law and the performer en_US
dc.subject broadcasting and communication to the public en_US
dc.subject Collective barganining and administration in states of America en_US
dc.subject International instruments and the performer in the audiovisual en_US
dc.title Pertormer’s Rights in India en_US
dc.title.alternative A Study with Special Reference to the Audiovisual Industry en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US

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