Copyright and Related Rights Act, 2000

Licences to reflect payments in respect of underlying rights.

164.—Where a reference or an application is made under this Chapter in relation to licensing of the copyright in a work, the Controller shall take into account, in considering what charges are to be paid for a licence, any payments which the owner of the copyright is liable to make pursuant to the granting of the licence, or pursuant to the acts authorised by the licence—

(a) to owners of the copyright in works included in the work, or

(b) in respect of any performance, included in the work.