Berne Notification No. 116
Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works

Declaration by the Portuguese Republic under Article 14bis(2)(c) of the Paris Act (1971)

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and, has the honor to inform him of the receipt, on November 5, 1986, of a declaration, dated November 3, 1986, of the Government of the Portuguese Republic, made pursuant to the provisions of paragraph 2(c) of Article 14bis of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 9, 1886, as revised at Paris on July 24, 1971 ("Paris Act (1971)") to the effect that the undertaking by authors to bring contributions to the making of a cinematographic work must be in a written agreement.

November 21, 1986