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Universal Copyright Convention of 6 September 1952, with Appendix Declaration relating to Article XVII and Resolution concerning Article XI

Date of entry into force of text:September 16, 1955
Date of Text:September 6, 1952
Type of Text:Treaty Text
Available Texts: 
English

Universal Copyright Convention 1952 (Authentic text) Universal Copyright Convention 1952 (Authentic text), Complete document (pdf) [602 KB]

French

Convention universelle sur le droit d'auteur 1952 (Texte authentique) Convention universelle sur le droit d'auteur 1952 (Texte authentique), Complete document (pdf) [640 KB]

Spanish

Convención Universal sobre Derecho de Autor 1952 (Texto auténtico) Convención Universal sobre Derecho de Autor 1952 (Texto auténtico), Complete document (pdf) [586 KB]

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