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Consolidated text of the Law on Intellectual Property, regularizing, clarifying and harmonizing the Applicable Statutory Provisions (approved by Royal Legislative Decree No. 1/1996 of April 12, 1996, and amended by Law No. 5/1998 of March 6, 1998, incorporating Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of March 11, 1996, on the Legal Protection of Databases)

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Date of entry into force of original text:April 23, 1996
Date of Text (Enacted):April 12, 1996
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
Notes:This consolidated text of the Law on Intellectual Property incorporates amendments up to Law No. 5/1998 of March 6, 1998, incorporating Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of March 11, 1996, on the Legal Protection of Databases.
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English

Consolidated text of the Law on Intellectual Property, regularizing, clarifying and harmonizing the Applicable Statutory Provisions (approved by Royal Legislative Decree No. 1/1996 of April 12, 1996, and amended by Law No. 5/1998 of March 6, 1998, incorporating Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of March 11, 1996, on the Legal Protection of Databases) Consolidated text of the Law on Intellectual Property, regularizing, clarifying and harmonizing the Applicable Statutory Provisions (approved by Royal Legislative Decree No. 1/1996 of April 12, 1996, and amended by Law No. 5/1998 of March 6, 1998, incorporating Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of March 11, 1996, on the Legal Protection of Databases), Complete document (pdf) [411 KB] Consolidated text of the Law on Intellectual Property, regularizing, clarifying and harmonizing the Applicable Statutory Provisions (approved by Royal Legislative Decree No. 1/1996 of April 12, 1996, and amended by Law No. 5/1998 of March 6, 1998, incorporating Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of March 11, 1996, on the Legal Protection of Databases), Complete document (htm) [286 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Texte codifié de la loi sur la propriété intellectuelle, qui énonce, précise et harmonise les dispositions légales en vigueur dans ce domaine (approuvé par le décret royal n° 1/1996 du 12 avril 1996, et modifié par la loi n° 5/1998 du 6 mars 1998, incorporant dans le droit espagnol la directive 96/9/CE du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 11 mars 1996 concernant la protection juridique des bases de données) Texte codifié de la loi sur la propriété intellectuelle, qui énonce, précise et harmonise les dispositions légales en vigueur dans ce domaine (approuvé par le décret royal n° 1/1996 du 12 avril 1996, et modifié par la loi n° 5/1998 du 6 mars 1998, incorporant dans le droit espagnol la directive 96/9/CE du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 11 mars 1996 concernant la protection juridique des bases de données), Complete document (pdf) [411 KB]

Spanish

Texto refundido de la Ley de Propiedad Intelectual, regularizando, aclarando y armonizando las Disposiciones Legales Vigentes sobre la Materia (aprobado por Real Decreto Nº 1/1996, de 12 de abril de 1996, y modificado por la Ley Nº 5/1998 de 6 de marzo de 1998, que incorpora la Directiva Nº 96/9/CE del Parlamento Europeo y del Consejo de 11 de marzo de 1996 relativa a la Protección Jurídica de las Bases de Datos) Texto refundido de la Ley de Propiedad Intelectual, regularizando, aclarando y armonizando las Disposiciones Legales Vigentes sobre la Materia (aprobado por Real Decreto Nº 1/1996, de 12 de abril de 1996, y modificado por la Ley Nº 5/1998 de 6 de marzo de 1998, que incorpora la Directiva Nº 96/9/CE del Parlamento Europeo y del Consejo de 11 de marzo de 1996 relativa a la Protección Jurídica de las Bases de Datos), Complete document (pdf) [2067 KB]

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