GA Cramp and Son Limited v P Smythson Limited: 1944

the original compiler of a 1933 diary was dead and there was a consequent lacuna in the case of the unsuccessful plaintiff claiming in copyright.
The question to be determined on the issue of originality is one of fact and degree in every case
[1944] AC 329, [1944] 2 All ER 192
England and Wales
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CitedInterlego AG v Tyco Industries Inc PC 5-May-1988
How much new material for new copyright
(Hong Kong) Toy building bricks were manufactured by Lego in accordance with engineering drawings made for that purpose. One issue was whether new drawings made since 1972, altering the original drawings in various minor respects but added new . .

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Updated: 03 September 2021; Ref: scu.667571