WCT Notification No. 18
WIPO Copyright Treaty
Accession by Japan
The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of Japan, on June 6, 2000, of its instrument of accession to the WIPO Copyright Treaty, adopted at Geneva on December 20, 1996.
The date of entry into force of the said Treaty will be notified when the required number of ratifications or accessions is reached in accordance with Article 20 of the said Treaty.
June 6, 2000