Estonia

Accession to the International Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organisations Act of 9 December 1999

Year of Version:1999
Date of Text:December 9, 1999
Type of Text:Treaty Approvals
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes:
Date on which Estonia became party to the Convention: April 28, 2000.

The WTO notification states:
'1. The Republic of Estonia, in accordance with Article 1.3 of the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights, will not apply the criterion of publication referred to in Article 5(1)(c) of the Rome Convention as regards the protection of producers of phonograms.
2. In accordance with Article 1.3 of the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights, the Republic of Estonia avails itself of the possibility provided in Article 6(2) of the Rome Convention and, consequently, will protect broadcasts only if the headquarter of the broadcasting organization is situated in a WTO Member and the broadcast was transmitted from a transmitter situated in the same WTO Member.'
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Teose esitaja, fonogrammitootja ja ringhäälinguorganisatsiooni kaitse rahvusvahelise konventsiooniga ühinemise seadus (muudetud järgmiste aktidega RT II 2002, 35, 167) Teose esitaja, fonogrammitootja ja ringhäälinguorganisatsiooni kaitse rahvusvahelise konventsiooniga ühinemise seadus (muudetud järgmiste aktidega RT II 2002, 35, 167), Complete document (pdf) [28 KB] Teose esitaja, fonogrammitootja ja ringhäälinguorganisatsiooni kaitse rahvusvahelise konventsiooniga ühinemise seadus (muudetud järgmiste aktidega RT II 2002, 35, 167), Complete document (htm) [2 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Treaties:
WIPO Lex No.:EE013

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