In 1709 (or was it 1710?) the Statute of Anne created the first purpose-built copyright law. This blog, founded just 300 short and unextended years later, is dedicated to all things copyright, warts and all. To contact the 1709 Blog, email Eleonora at eleonorarosati[at]gmail.com
Thursday, 29 August 2013
Mozambique accedes to Berne
A recent WIPO media release reports that the Republic of Mozambique has now deposited its instrument of accession to the Berne Convention, which takes effect as of 22 November 2013.
Notable creators of literary, artistic and musical works from Mozambique include
The first number one single to top the local charts by a non-Mozambican artist was "I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing (In Perfect Harmony)" by The New Seekers, while the first non-Mozambican album was John Lennon's Imagine.