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The Consolidated Act on Copyright (Consolidated Act No. 1144 of October 23, 2014)

Year of Version:2014
Date of Text (Enacted):October 23, 2014
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, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:The notification by Denmark to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The notified text is the Consolidated Act on Copyright with recent amendments implementing the EU directives 2011/77/EU (Term of protection) and 2012/28/EU (Orphan works).
The Act regulates copyright protection in general and is the only regulatory framework in Denmark on copyright.'
Available Texts: 
Danish

Bekendtgørelse af lov om ophavsret (LBK nr 1144 af 23/10/2014) Bekendtgørelse af lov om ophavsret (LBK nr 1144 af 23/10/2014), Complete document (pdf) [330 KB] Bekendtgørelse af lov om ophavsret (LBK nr 1144 af 23/10/2014), Complete document (htm) [110 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

English

The Consolidated Act on Copyright (Consolidated Act No. 1144 of October 23, 2014) The Consolidated Act on Copyright (Consolidated Act No. 1144 of October 23, 2014), Complete document (pdf) [578 KB] The Consolidated Act on Copyright (Consolidated Act No. 1144 of October 23, 2014), Complete document (htm) [123 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:DK091

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