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=====Fines and sanctions in South Korea=====
 
=====Fines and sanctions in South Korea=====
  
It seems that those living in South Korea would be well advised to take notice of copyright restrictions as they are backed up by the criminal law with swinging punishments.  The extensive "PENAL PROVISIONS" section begins at article 136:
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It seems that those living in South Korea would be well advised to take notice of copyright restrictions as they are the subject of the criminal law.  The extensive "PENAL PROVISIONS" section begins at article 136:
  
 
<blockquote>(Crime of Infringement on Rights) Any person, who infringes upon authors' property rights or other property rights protected pursuant to this Act (excluding the rights under the provision of Article 93) by means of reproduction, public performance, communication to the public, exhibition, distribution, rental or production of a derivative work, may be punished by imprisonment for not more than five years or a fine of not more than fifty million won, or both.</blockquote>
 
<blockquote>(Crime of Infringement on Rights) Any person, who infringes upon authors' property rights or other property rights protected pursuant to this Act (excluding the rights under the provision of Article 93) by means of reproduction, public performance, communication to the public, exhibition, distribution, rental or production of a derivative work, may be punished by imprisonment for not more than five years or a fine of not more than fifty million won, or both.</blockquote>

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