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Ecuador

Book Promotion Law

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Ecuador

Year of current version:2006
Date of entry into force of original text:May 24, 2006
Date of Text (Enacted):May 10, 2006
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:This Law declares literary creation, production, publishing and distributing books as national interest. In accordance with Article 1, this law aims to promote development and competitiveness of national publishing industry, defend intellectual property and copyrights and punish illegal practices in this regard.
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Spanish

Ley del Libro Ley del Libro, Complete document (pdf) [52 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:EC058

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