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Law No. 83 of July 4, 2003 on Electronic Communications

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Year of current version:2008
Date of entry into force of original text:July 25, 2003
Date of Text (Enacted):July 4, 2003
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Other, Transfer of Technology, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:Section 1-1 describes the purpose of the laws as follows: 'The purpose of the Act is to secure good, reasonably priced and future-oriented electronic communications services for the users throughout the country through efficient use of society’s resources by facilitating sustainable competition, as well as fostering industrial development and innovation.'

Date of entry into force: See Section 13-1 for further detail.
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English

Law No. 83 of July 4, 2003 on Electronic Communications Law No. 83 of July 4, 2003 on Electronic Communications, Complete document (pdf) [163 KB]

Norwegian

LOV 2003-07-04 nr 83: Lov om elektronisk kommunikasjon (ekomloven). LOV 2003-07-04 nr 83: Lov om elektronisk kommunikasjon (ekomloven)., Complete document (pdf) [122 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:NO085

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