Copyright – using the plans of another builder

Often people will see a builder or architect, go through various revisions of plans, then end up with another builder or architect. This can result in claims for compensation for breach of copyright.

The Queensland District Court recently considered those matters in claims against a builder and home owner. Worth a read if you are thinking of doing it https://archive.sclqld.org.au/qjudgment/2022/QDC22-116.pdf