Kazakhstan

Criminal Code No. 226-V of July 3, 2014 (as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 501-V of April 9, 2016)

Year of Version:2016
Date of Last Amendment:April 20, 2016
Date of Entry into Force:January 1, 2015
Date of Text (Enacted):July 3, 2014
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Other, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Code incorporates amendments up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 501-V of April 9, 2016, which came into force on April 20, 2016 (see General Part, Section 1, Article 3; Section 3, Article 51; Section 4, Article 63; Section 5, Articles 65, 67, 68, 72, 73, 76, 77, 78; Section 6, Article 83; and Special Part, Chapter 17, Article 427).

The notification by Kazakhstan to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'[The consolidated Code] provides criminal liability for infringement of intellectual property rights [see General Part, Section 1, Article 3(2); and Special Part, Chapter 6, Articles 198, 199; and Chapter 8, Articles 222, 223].'

The Russian and Kazakh versions of the consolidated Code are reproduced with the permission of the Republican Center of Legal Information of the Ministry of Justice of Kazakhstan from the URL http://adilet.zan.kz/rus/docs/K1400000226 (Retrieved on June 2, 2016).
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Kazakh

Қазақстан Республикасының Қылмыстық кодексi (Қазақстан Республикасының Кодексі 2014 жылғы 3 шiлдедегі № 226-V) Қазақстан Республикасының Қылмыстық кодексi (Қазақстан Республикасының Кодексі 2014 жылғы 3 шiлдедегі № 226-V), Complete document (pdf) [1118 KB]

Russian

Уголовный кодекс Республики Казахстан № 226-V от 03.07.2014 г. (с изменениями, внесенными Законом Республики Казахстан № 501-V от 09.04.2016 г.) Уголовный кодекс Республики Казахстан № 226-V от 03.07.2014 г. (с изменениями, внесенными Законом Республики Казахстан № 501-V от 09.04.2016 г.), Complete document (pdf) [1136 KB]

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Historical Versions:
WIPO Lex No.:KZ075

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