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Copyright Act (Act No. 432 of January 28, 1957, as amended up to Act No. 11110 of December 2, 2011)

Date of Text (Enacted):January 28, 1957
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:This consolidated version of the Copyright Act all the amendments up to 2011.
For the amendments made by Act No. 11110 of December 2, 2011, see:
-Articles 2, 11(2) & (5), 35-2, 35-3, 36, 37(1), 47(1)
-Articles 54, 57, 58, 58-2, 59, 60-63, 63-2, 64
-Articles 86, 87(1), 88, 90, 94(1), 96, 98
-Articles 101-3, 101-6, 102, 103(3) & (5), 103-2, 103-3, 104-3, 104-4 to 104-8
-Articles 125(4), 125-2, 129-2 to 129-5, 132, 133-2(2), 136 to 140, and 142(2)
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