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Criminal Code of The Republic of Kazakhstan

Year of Version:2011
Date of Entry into Force:July 16, 1997
Date of Text (Enacted):July 16, 1997
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, Other, Trademarks, Transfer of Technology, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property and related rights, see:
Chapter 6. 'Crimes Against Property' (see p. 50)
Article 175. 'Theft'
Article 184. 'Violation of Intellectual Property Rights' (see p. 55)

Chapter 7. 'Crimes in the Sphere of Economic Activity' (see p. 58)
Article 196. 'Monopolistic Actions and Restriction of Competitiveness'
Article 198. 'Deliberately Fraudulent Advertising'
Article 199. 'Illegal Use of a Trade Mark'
Article 200. 'Illegal Receipt and Divulgation of Information Constituting a Commercial or Banking Secret'
Article 223. 'Deception of Consumers'

Chapter 9. 'Crimes Against Public Safety and Public Order' (see p. 71)
Article 243. 'Illegal Export of Technologies, Scientific-Technical Information and Services Used for the Creation of Mass Destruction Weapons, Armament, and Military Equipment'

Chapter 14. 'Crimes Against the Governmental Order'
Article 317. 'Outrage upon the State Flag, the State Coat of Arms, or the State Hymn of the Republic of Kazakhstan' (see p. 101)
Article 332. 'Illegal Use of Emblems and Symbols of the Red Crescent and the Red Cross' (see p. 106)

Chapter 16. 'Military Crimes' (see p. 115)
Article 386. 'Divulging of Secret Information of Military Nature or Loss of Documents Containing Secret Information of Military Nature'
Available Texts: 

Уголовный кодекс Республики Казахстан Уголовный кодекс Республики Казахстан, Complete document (pdf) [1407 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:KZ023



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