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Under the Norwegian law of 12 May 1961, no. 2 on intellectual property rights (the Norwegian Copyright Act), the originator of the intellectual property holds the exclusive rights to the property. This includes the exclusive right to produce copies of the property and the right to make the property publicly available in its original or any other form.

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Use of the photographic material must be credited to the Norwegian Seafood Council and the name of the photographer must be given. The photographic material may only be used for the purpose specified when ordering and as approved by the Norwegian Seafood Council. All and any further distribution of the material is strictly forbidden.

Any infringement of the Norwegian Copyright Act in respect of the above shall be punishable with fines and/or imprisonment and render the perpetrator liable for compensation.

The above information is intended for guidance only and is not to be considered as comprehensive in scope, and is given without legal recourse to the Norwegian Seafood Council.