Secondary infringement: providing means for making infringing copies.
46.—(1) A person infringes the copyright in a work where he or she, without the licence of the copyright owner—
(b) sells, rents or lends, or offers or exposes for sale, rental or loan,
(c) imports into the State, or
(d) has in his or her possession, custody or control,
an article specifically designed or adapted for making copies of that work, knowing or having reason to believe that it has been or is to be used to make infringing copies.
(2) A person infringes the copyright in a work where he or she, without the licence of the copyright owner, transmits the work by means of a telecommunications system (otherwise than by broadcasting or inclusion in a cable programme service) knowing or having reason to believe that infringing copies of the work may be made by means of the reception of the transmission in the State or elsewhere.