Copyright and Related Rights Act, 2000
Application of certain provisions to works of joint authorship and joint ownership.
117.—(1) The paternity right or the integrity right is, in the case of a work of joint authorship, a right of each joint author.
(2) A waiver made under section 116 of the paternity right or the integrity right by one joint author shall not affect the rights of the other joint authors.
(3) The right conferred by section 113 in relation to false attribution is infringed by—
(a) any false statement as to the authorship of a work of joint authorship, or
(b) the false attribution of joint authorship in relation to a work of sole authorship,
and such a false attribution infringes the right of every person to whom authorship of any description is attributed.
(4) The right conferred by section 114 to privacy in photographs and films is, in the case of a work made pursuant to a joint commission, the right of each person who commissioned the making of the work and where a waiver is made by one of them under section 116 that waiver shall not affect the rights of the other persons.