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Date of entry into force of original text:October 1, 1932
Date of Text (Issued):August 30, 1928
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:New Code published in the Official Journal of the Federation (DOF)in four parts, on May 26, July 14, August 3 and August 31 of 1928 reformed up to 09/04/2012.

The Civil Code regulates all civil actions deriving from IP related laws. In the same manner, the Civil Code regulates kinship and descent for all IP related matters (ie. economic rights under Copyright).
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Código Civil Federal Código Civil Federal, Complete document (pdf) [1699 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MX105

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