Berne Notification No. 30
Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works

Accession of the Republic of Chad to the Stockholm Act

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and, in accordance with the provisions of the Stockholm Act of the above Convention, has the honor to notify him that the Government of the Republic of Chad deposited on August 4, 1971, its instrument of accession dated June 8, 1970, to the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 9, 1886, as revised at Stockholm on July 14, 1967.

The Republic of Chad indicated that, for the purposes of Article 25(4)(b) of the Convention, it wished to belong to Class VII.

In accordance with the provisions of Article 29 of the Stockholm Act, the Republic of Chad will, three months after the date of this notification, that is, November 25, 1971, be bound by:

(a) Articles 1 to 20 of the Brussels Act of the Berne Convention pending the entry into force of Articles 1 to 21 of the Stockholm Act of the same Convention;

(b) Articles 22 to 38 of the Stockholm Act of the Berne Convention.

A separate notification will be made on the entry into force of Articles 1 to 21 of the Stockholm Act when the required number of ratifications or accessions is reached.

August 25, 1971