32. The copyright in a literary, dramatic, musical or artistic work is infringed by a person who, without the licence of the owner of the copyright, imports an article into Singapore for the purpose of —
selling, letting for hire, or by way of trade offering or exposing for sale or hire, the article;
distributing the article —
for the purpose of trade; or
for any other purpose to an extent that will affect prejudicially the owner of the copyright; or
by way of trade exhibiting the article in public,
where he knows, or ought reasonably to know, that the making of the article was carried out without the consent of the owner of the copyright.
[Aust. 1968, s. 37]