Republic of Korea

Copyright Act (Act No. 432 of January 28, 1957, as amended up to Act No. 12137 of December 30, 2013)

Year of Version:2014
Date of Entry into Force:July 1, 2014
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, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This consolidated version of the Copyright Act incorporates all the amendments up to Act No. 12137 of December 30, 2013, which came into force on July 1, 2014 (see 'Addenda (Annex)' on pages 35 to 41 for the amendments).
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English

Copyright Act (Act No. 432 of January 28, 1957, as amended up to Act No. 12137 of December 30, 2013) Copyright Act (Act No. 432 of January 28, 1957, as amended up to Act No. 12137 of December 30, 2013), Complete document (pdf) [528 KB]

Korean

저작권법 (1957년1월28일에 개정된 법률 제432호는 2013년12월30일의 법률 제12137호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐) 저작권법 (1957년1월28일에 개정된 법률 제432호는 2013년12월30일의 법률 제12137호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (pdf) [120 KB] 저작권법 (1957년1월28일에 개정된 법률 제432호는 2013년12월30일의 법률 제12137호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (htm) [3963 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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WIPO Lex No.:KR219