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Delhi High Court declare Photocopying of Academic Books is Not an Infringement of Copyright Act

IN AN IMPORTANT JUDGMENT FAVOURING THE STUDENT COMMUNITY, THE DELHI HIGH COURT HAS HELD THAT PHOTOCOPYING PORTIONS OF ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS IS NOT AN INFRINGEMENT OF THE COPYRIGHT ACT. In an important judgment favouring the student community, the Delhi High Court has held that photocopying portions of academic publications is not an infringement of the Copyright Act. The case arose in a suit filed by five international publishers, including Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press and Taylor & Francis, holding that [...]