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Information to be given to consumers regarding the private copy levy

March 2009 - Intellectual Property. Legal Developments by Bersay & Associés .

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(French Supreme Court, 1st Civil Division, November 27th, 2008)

In France, the sale or purchase of blank recording media (CD or DVD) is subject to a payment called “private copy levy”, which is due to authors, performing artists and producers of phonograms or videograms under Article L. 311-1 IPC.

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