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May 15, 2007 - Law on the Punishment of Counterfeiting and Piracy of Intellectual Property Rights (updated February 25, 2011)

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Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:October 1, 2007
Date of Text (Enacted):May 15, 2007
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks
Notes:This law consolidates all amendments until 2011.

For provisions on intellectual property rights see:
- Definitions and precisions on the legals proceedings related to counterfeiting and piracy at the customs (Chapters I and II)
- Sanctions (Chapters III - IV)
- The fight against counterfeiting (Chapter V)
- Modifications (Chapter VI).

Source: http://www.ejustice.just.fgov.be/loi/loi.htm
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French

15 mai 2007 - Loi relative à la répression de la contrefaçon et de la piraterie de droits de propriété intellectuelle (mise à jour 25 février 2011) 15 mai 2007 - Loi relative à la répression de la contrefaçon et de la piraterie de droits de propriété intellectuelle (mise à jour 25 février 2011), Complete document (pdf) [64 KB]

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Historical Versions:
WIPO Lex No.:BE111

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