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Software Industry Promotion Act (Act No. 3984 of December 4, 1987, as amended up to Act No. 12120 of December 30, 2013)

Year of current version:2014
Date of entry into force of original text:July 1, 1988
Date of Text (Enacted):December 4, 1987
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Trademarks
Notes:This consolidated version of the Software Industry Promotion Act of 1987 incorporates all the amendments up to Act No. 12120 of December 30, 2013, which entered into force on March 31, 2014 (see 'Addenda' (Annex) for the list of amendments on pages 11 to 16).

The Korea Software Industry Association shall protect copyrights and trademark rights of software business operators (Article 26).
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소프트웨어산업 진흥법 (1987년12월4일에 제정된 법률 제3984호는 2013년12월30일의 법률 제12120호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐) 소프트웨어산업 진흥법 (1987년12월4일에 제정된 법률 제3984호는 2013년12월30일의 법률 제12120호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (pdf) [114 KB] 소프트웨어산업 진흥법 (1987년12월4일에 제정된 법률 제3984호는 2013년12월30일의 법률 제12120호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (htm) [1291 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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