Infringement of copyright in Nigerian: A juridical review
Author(s): Mary Imelda Obianuju Nwogu
Abstract: Incidences of copyright infringement abound worldwide. This has been of great concern and interest to comity of nations, Nigeria is not an exception to this. The spate of copyright infringement in Nigeria is worrisome despite the provisions of the copyright Act on civil and criminal infringement. Book, film and music infringement have so much eaten deep into the fabrics of the society that special attention should be paid to it. There are legal remedies for these infringements which if fully and effectively utilized will reduce drastically the spate of infringement. Effective and stricter measures should be put in place by Law and formidable enforcement mechanism to reduce and possibly eradicate infringement completely.