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Federal Code of Civil Procedure (as last amended on April 9, 2012)

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Year of current version:2012
Date of entry into force of original text:March 26, 1943
Date of Text (Issued):1943
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Utility Models
Notes:
This Code was published in the Official Journal of the Federation (DOF) on February 24, 1943. It was last amended and republished in DOF on April 9, 2012.

The Code shall apply supplementary to the Industrial Property Law and the Federal Copyright Law. According to Article 187 of the Industrial Property Law and Article 213 of the Federal Copyright Law, any civil action brought in connection with copyright and neighboring rights or industrial property rights shall be prepared, conducted and ruled upon in accordance with the provisions of the Law and the Regulations under it, with the Federal Code of Civil Procedure being applicable subsidiarily before Federal courts.
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Código Federal de Procedimientos Civiles (modificada por última vez el 9 de abril de 2012) Código Federal de Procedimientos Civiles  (modificada por última vez el 9 de abril de 2012), Complete document (pdf) [637 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:MX106

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