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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 up to Royal Decree-Law No. 20/2011 of December 30, 2011)

Year of Version:2011
Date of Entry into Force: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, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:This consolidated text of the Law on Intellectual Property incorporates all amendments up to the Royal Decree-Law No. 20/2011 of December 30, 2011, on Urgent Budgetary, Tax and Financial Measures for the Correction of Public Deficit.

Article 25 of the consolidated text, relating to 'Right to Remuneration for Private Copying' is repealed by the Tenth Additional Provisions of the said Royal Decree-Law, which took effect on January 1, 2012.
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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 up to Royal Decree-Law No. 20/2011 of December 30, 2011) 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 up to Royal Decree-Law No. 20/2011 of December 30, 2011), Complete document (pdf) [1596 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 up to Royal Decree-Law No. 20/2011 of December 30, 2011), Complete document (htm) [200 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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Texto refundido de la Ley de Propiedad Intelectual, regularizando, aclarando y armonizando las Disposiciones Legales Vigentes sobre la Materia (aprobado por el Real Decreto legislativo Nº 1/1996 de 12 de abril, y modificado por el Real Decreto Nº 20/2011 de 30 de diciembre) Texto refundido de la Ley de Propiedad Intelectual, regularizando, aclarando y armonizando las Disposiciones Legales Vigentes sobre la Materia (aprobado por el Real Decreto legislativo Nº 1/1996 de 12 de abril, y modificado por el Real Decreto Nº 20/2011 de 30 de diciembre), Complete document (pdf) [476 KB] Texto refundido de la Ley de Propiedad Intelectual, regularizando, aclarando y armonizando las Disposiciones Legales Vigentes sobre la Materia (aprobado por el Real Decreto legislativo Nº 1/1996 de 12 de abril, y modificado por el Real Decreto Nº 20/2011 de 30 de diciembre), Complete document (htm) [202 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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