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Copyright Act (Act No. 1961/404 of July 8, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 2015/608 of May 22, 2015)

Year of Version:2015
Date of Last Amendment:May 22, 2015
Date of Entry into Force:September 1, 1961
Date of Text (Enacted):July 8, 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, IP Regulatory Body, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:This consolidated version of the Copyright Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 2015/608 of May 22, 2015, which came into force on June 1, 2015.

For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 2015/608, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
- Chapter 2, Section 25i;
- Chapter 5, Sections 47, 48.
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Copyright Act (Act No. 1961/404 of July 8, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 2015/608 of May 22, 2015) Copyright Act (Act No. 1961/404 of July 8, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 2015/608 of May 22, 2015), Complete document (pdf) [362 KB] Copyright Act (Act No. 1961/404 of July 8, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 2015/608 of May 22, 2015), Complete document (htm) [159 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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