Allens Arthur Robinson
In brief: Although recently tested in the High Court, the issue of whether copyright exists in a compilation remains difficult to define and ultimately involves a consideration of intellectual input. Partner Tim Golder (view CV) and Law Graduate Courtney McLennan look at a case where the Federal Court displayed a certain latitude in finding the existence of originality.
- The legal arguments of the case
- The decision: a compilation worthy of protection
- Independent intellectual effort: resonance with IceTV