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Civil Code of Turkmenistan (Part 4)

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Year of current version:1998
Date of entry into force of original text:March 1, 1999
Date of Text (Enacted):July 17, 1998
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:Part 4 of the Civil Code, entitled 'Copyrights' containing Articles 1052 to 1127, regulates the rights of authors in their literary and artistic works, and the rights of performers, phonogram producers and broadcasting organizations.
It was the main legislation on copyright and related rights in Turkmenistan before the Law of Turkmenistan No. 257-IV of January 10, 2012, on Copyright and Related Rights entered into force on January 20, 2012.
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Гражданский кодекс Туркменистана (часть 4) Гражданский кодекс Туркменистана (часть 4), Complete document (pdf) [258 KB]

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