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Copyright Act (Act No. 2 of May 12, 1961, relating to Copyright in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works) (consolidated version of 2015)

Year of Version:2015
Date of Text (Enacted):May 12, 1961
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Copyright Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 73 of June 19, 2015, which came into force on July 1, 2015, and the Act No. 65 of June 19, 2015, which came into force on October 1, 2015.

For the amendments introduced by the said Acts No. 73 and No. 65 in 2015, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
-Chapter 1, Section 8;
-Chapter 2, Sections 13b, 16a to 16e, Sections 34 to 38a;
-Chapter 5, Section 45a;
-Chapter 6, Section 53; and
-Chapter 7, Section 54.
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LOV-1961-05-12-02: Lov om opphavsrett til åndsverk m.v. (åndsverkloven) (konsolidert versjon av 2015) LOV-1961-05-12-02: Lov om opphavsrett til åndsverk m.v. (åndsverkloven) (konsolidert versjon av 2015), Complete document (pdf) [1482 KB]

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