Berne Notification No. 75
Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works

Ratification by the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia 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, in accordance with the provisions of the Paris Act (1971) of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 9, 1886, has the honor to notify him that the Government of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia deposited on May 30, 1975, its instrument of ratification of the said Convention, as revised at Paris on July 24, 1971.

This instrument of ratification was accompanied by the following declaration:

"The Government of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, in conformity with Article 30(2)(a) of the Convention, declares that it retains the benefits of the reservation it has previously formulated in regard to Article 8 of the Berne Convention revised in Brussels in 1948 concerning the translation of foreign works into the national languages of Yugoslavia." (Original)

Pursuant to the provisions of Article 28(2)(c) and (3), the Paris Act (1971) of the Convention will enter into force, with respect to the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, three months after the date of this notification, that is, on September 2, 1975.

June 2, 1975