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MEMBER OF BERNE CONVENTION
Yes
DURATION
In general, the duration is the artist’s life with the addition of 50 years starting from the beginning of the calendar year following the artist’s passing
WORKS PROTECTED
Scientific works; Literary works; Musical works; Artistic works; Cinematograph films; Photographs; Sound recordings; Broadcasts
PENALTIES
Penalties include payment of fines of up to 30,000 Pounds (around 68,000 US Dollars), as well as legal prosecution resulting in a maximum of 3-year imprisonment terms