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Client Update | Intellectual Property Copyright Law (Amendment No. 5), 2019

2 January 2019

On January 1, 2019, the Knesset approved Amendment No. 5 to Israel’s Copyright Law, 2007 (respectively, the “Amendment” and the “Law”).

The Amendment adds four main matters to the Law:

  1. Indirect copyright infringement by making available to the public;
  2. Restriction of access to an internet site by court order;
  3. Exposing the identity of copyright infringers on the internet; and
  4. Use of “orphan” works.

Click here for the full update.

Key Contact:
Karen Elburg | Partner
Head of Intellectual Property Practice
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