Supreme Court of Canada’s decision

Ottawa, ON - May 14, 2014

The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) received this morning the long awaited clarification provided by the Supreme Court of Canada on the harmonious interaction of the Copyright Act and the Status of the Artist Act with respect to the compensation of artists for the use of their works.
 
The details of the decision of the Supreme Court of Canada will follow.

The NGC is ready to go back to the negotiation table after the written judgment is rendered.

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