Registration of Copyright in cinematograph films is provided for by the Registration of Copyright in Cinematograph Films Act 62 of 1977 (""the Copyright Registration Act""). The regulations which have been made under the Copyright Registration Act have been published, and with effect from 1 November 1980, it is now possible to register copyright in cinematograph films.
Aandag word in hierdie bydrae gegee aan die uitwerking van a 44(1)(f) van die Wet op Gevangenisse 8 van 1959 op vryheid van inligting m.b.t. die Suid-Afrikaanse gevangeniswese. In this article attention is given to a 44(1)(f) of the Law of Prisons 8 of 1959 regarding the freedom of information of South African prisons.
When this subject was last canvassed in 1979 March DR the cases of Estate Dempers v SIR 1977(3) 410 (A) 39 SATC 95; SIR v Sidley 1977(4) 913 (A) 39 SATC 153; and SIR v Gallagher 1978(2) 463 (A) 40 SATC 39 were reviewed. The former two cases were concerned with the application of s 7(5) of the Income Tax Act (""the Act"") (and the equivalent s 9(5) of the South West African. Income Tax Ordinance in Dempers's case).