Panel's call to protect works generated by computers

A law reform team of the Singapore Academy of Law (SAL) has called for amendments to copyright law to protect "computer-generated works" that have no human author.

It also suggests more clarity on how existing "compilation rights" apply to electronic databases.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 03, 2020, with the headline 'Panel's call to protect works generated by computers'. Print Edition | Subscribe