Historic TTRRO First Licence

The Trinidad and Tobago Reproduction Rights Organisation has just signed its first license with the Ministry of Legal Affairs 11 years after its incorporation.

Mr. Maximay, Left and Hon. Prakash Ramadhar addressing the audience at the signing ceremony (Photo credit Richard Aching)

The License was signed by Mr. Steve Maximay (President) on behalf of TTRRO and by Mr Bernard Sylvester (Permanent Secretary) on behalf of the Ministry of Legal Affairs. The Minister of Legal Affairs Mr. Prakash Ramadhar said that he had also advised his fellow ministers that they too would need licenses for the copying done by their departments.

TTRRO is heartened by this first license and determined that all parts of Government, tertiary and other educational institutions and also the private sector should abide by the law.