The party claiming copyright infringement in a photograph must first prove its originality

By Bercimuelle-Chamot, K.

In this case the Tribunal de Grande Instance (TGI), Paris, held that, in order to respect the principe de la contradiction (adversarial principle) in proceedings for copyright infringement, the claimant bears the burden of proving the originality of the work at stake.

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Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice