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Civil Code No. 269-XII of December 27, 1994 (General Part, as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 504-V of April 21, 2016)

Year of Version:2016
Date of Last Amendment:May 7, 2016
Date of Entry into Force:March 1, 1995
Date of Text (Enacted):December 27, 1994
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Other, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:
This consolidated version of the General Part of the Civil Code incorporates amendments up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 504-V of April 21, 2016, which came into force on May 7, 2016 (see Section 1, Chapter 2, Article 80 of the consolidated General Part for the amendments).

The notification by Kazakhstan to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'[The consolidated General Part of the Code] provides recognition of exclusive right of natural or legal persons for results of intellectual creative activity and means of identification of legal persons and products of natural or legal persons, their works and services [see Section 1, Chapter 1, Articles 7(5) & 10(5); Chapter 2, Articles 14, 22(2), (3); 38; 59(1) & 61(2)(3); Chapter 3, Articles 115(2), 119(2), 125 & 126; Chapter 4, Article 156(4); Chapter 5, Article 166(4); Section 3, Subsection 1, Chapter 18, Article 303(3); and Subsection 2, Chapter 22, Article 379].'

The Russian and Kazakh versions of the consolidated General Part of the 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/K940001000_ (Retrieved on June 6, 2016).
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Kazakh

Қазақстан республикасының азаматтық кодексi (Қазақстан Республикасы Жоғарғы Кеңесінің 1994 жылғы 27 желтоқсандағы қаулысымен қолданысқа енгізілді) Қазақстан республикасының азаматтық кодексi (Қазақстан Республикасы Жоғарғы Кеңесінің 1994 жылғы 27 желтоқсандағы қаулысымен қолданысқа енгізілді), Complete document (pdf) [906 KB]

Russian

Гражданский кодекс Республики Казахстан (Общая часть) № 269-XII от 27.12.1994 г. (с изменениями, внесенными Законом Республики Казахстан № 504-V от 21.04.2016 г.) Гражданский кодекс Республики Казахстан (Общая часть) № 269-XII от 27.12.1994 г. (с изменениями, внесенными Законом Республики Казахстан № 504-V от 21.04.2016 г.), Complete document (pdf) [948 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:KZ078

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