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Law No. 5.700 of September 1, 1971, on the National Symbols (as amended up to Law No. 12.157 of December 23, 2009)

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Year of current version:2009
Date of entry into force of original text:September 2, 1971
Date of Text (Enacted):September 1, 1971
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trademarks
Notes:This Law 'provides for the form and presentation of national symbols, and other measures. '
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Lei n° 5.700, de 1 de setembro de 1971 (Símbolos Nacionais) Lei n° 5.700, de 1 de setembro de 1971 (Símbolos Nacionais), Complete document (pdf) [68 KB] Lei n° 5.700, de 1 de setembro de 1971 (Símbolos Nacionais), Complete document (htm) [63 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

WIPO Lex No.:BR150

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