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Copyright Act

Version of section 44.1 from 2015-01-01 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Damages against copyright owner

  •  (1) The court may award damages against the owner of copyright who commenced proceedings referred to in subsection 44.04(3) to the owner, importer, exporter or consignee of the copies who is a party to the proceedings for losses, costs or prejudice suffered as a result of the detention of the copies if the proceedings are dismissed or discontinued.

  • Marginal note:Damages awarded to copyright owner

    (2) Any damages under subsection 34(1) awarded to the owner of copyright in proceedings referred to in subsection 44.04(3) are to include the charges incurred by the copyright owner as a result of storing, handling or, if applicable, destroying the detained copies.

  • 1993, c. 44, s. 66
  • 1997, c. 24, s. 27
  • 2005, c. 38, ss. 142, 145
  • 2014, c. 32, s. 5

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