Overview per Jurisdiction
Singapore
Governing Law & Dispute Resolution Mechanism

Copyright Act (Chapter 63)

 


Is there a specialized dispute resolution body? Yes
Which Body? The Copyright Tribunal
Do the general courts have jurisdiction to determine reasonable license terms where they cannot be agreed? No
Which court?

N/A


Summary of Key Collecting Societies
Type of Licenses
TV Radio Online Production Mechanical Performance / Renting Live Events Products Others
CLASS - Copyright Licensing & Administration Society of Singapore Limited N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
COMPASS - Composers and Authors Society of Singapore Ltd. N/A
HME - Horizon Music Entertainment Pte. Ltd. N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
InnoForm Entertainment Pte. Ltd. N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
K-Net Music Pte. Ltd. N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
MPLC - Motion Picture Licensing Company (Singapore) Pte Ltd. N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
MPS - Music Publishers (Singapore) Ltd. N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
RIPS - Recording Industry Performance Singapore Pte. Ltd. N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A


N/A - CMO does not offer this type of license



Level of Activity

The local collecting societies are generally active.

Contributors / Coordinators

The Baker & McKenzie member/affiliate office in this jurisdiction prepared the content of this chapter and coordinated with the relevant CMOs. For more information on the CMOs, you may also contact the CMOs directly using the contact details provided in this chapter.


Andy Leck
Baker & McKenzie.Wong & Leow
Singapore
Andy.Leck@bakermckenzie.com
T + 65 6434 2525

Yew Kuin Cheah
Baker & McKenzie.Wong & Leow
Singapore
T +65 6434 2644
YewKuin.Cheah@bakermckenzie.com