‘Who owns copyright in Uganda’s National Anthem?’

“Between the Ugandan government, which organised a contest for the composition of the national anthem and the late Professor Goerge Kokoma who composed the winning entry adopted as the national anthem, who owns copyright in the Ugandan national anthem? This is the principal question that the Ugandan Court of Appeal answered in the case of Elizabeth Kokoma vs Attorney General, Civil case no 50 of 2011 decided in July 2019 …” (more)

[Chijioke Okorie, The IPKat, 17 September]

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