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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Copyright Act 2003 (Act No. 21 of 2003)

Year of Version:2009
Date of Entry into Force:November 30, 2004
Date of Text (Enacted):February 20, 2003
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
The notification by Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Law makes a comprehensive copyright law for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, to afford better protection for literary, dramatic, musical, artistic and other works and creative products, to provide for the right of performers and others in performances and to repeal the Copyright Act Cap. 262 and provide for matters connected therewith or incidental hereto.'

The Copyright Act 2003 is contained in Chapter 311 (Cap. 311) of the Laws of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Revised Edition 2009.
Available Texts: 
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Copyright Act 2003 (Act No. 21 of 2003) Copyright Act 2003 (Act No. 21 of 2003), Complete document (pdf) [3035 KB]

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