Misleading Advertising

Misleading Advertising

Did you know that it’s an offence for a person or company to publish or cause to be published any unfair statement in any commercial advertisement?  If you didn’t know, you do now! There is one little legislation in Papua New Guinea that covers unfair statements in advertisements which i...

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What Works Are Protected Under PNG Copyright Law

What Works Are Protected Under PNG Copyright Law

Papua New Guinea has existing copyright legislation, namely, the Copyright and Neighboring Rights Act 2000. There is a general tendency for Papua New Guineans to think that copyright only covers music or some form of writing.  For this reason, we’ve tried to list below the kind of works that a...

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