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Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the enforcement of intellectual property rights

Year of current version:2004
Date of Text (Enacted):April 29, 2004
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:Date of entry into force: see Article 21
This Directive is intended to remove disparities in the enforcement of intellectual property rights through the approximation of Member legislative systems. The Directive may require national legislative action within the Member States to reach the stated end goals.
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English

Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the enforcement of intellectual property rights Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the enforcement of intellectual property rights, Complete document (pdf) [980 KB]

French

Directive 2004/48/EC du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 29 avril 2004 relative au respect des droits de propriété intellectuelle Directive 2004/48/EC du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 29 avril 2004 relative au respect des droits de propriété intellectuelle, Complete document (pdf) [1794 KB]

Spanish

Directiva 2004/48/CE del Parlamento Europeo y del Consejo de 29 de abril de 2004 relativa al respeto de los derechos de propiedad intelectual Directiva 2004/48/CE del Parlamento Europeo y del Consejo de 29 de abril de 2004 relativa al respeto de los derechos de propiedad intelectual, Complete document (pdf) [1790 KB]

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