Copyright Act, 1978 (Act No. 98 of 1978)
Chapter 1 : Copyright in Original Works
4. Copyright by reference to country of origin
|1)||Copyright shall be conferred by this section on every work which is eligible for copyright and which—|
|a)||being a literary, musical or artistic work or a sound recording, is first published in the Republic;|
|b)||being a broadcast, is made in the Republic;|
|d)||being a cinematograph film, is first published or made in the Republic;|
|e)||being a published edition, is first published in the Republic;|
|f)||being a computer program, is first published or made in the Republic,|
and in respect of which copyright is not conferred by section 3.
|2)||Copyright conferred on a work by this section shall be subject to the same term of copyright provided for in section 3 for a similar work.|
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