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Federal Law on Copyright (consolidated text published in the Official Journal of the Federation on January 13, 2016)

Year of Version:2016
Date of Text (Enacted):December 24, 1996
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:The Federal Law on Copyright was published in the Official Journal of the Federation (DOF) on December 24, 1996, and entered into force on March 24, 1997, 90 days after its publication.

This consolidated text of the Federal Law on Copyright, published in the Official Journal of the Federation on January 13, 2016, takes into account amendments up to 'Decree on Amendments to Article 231, subparagraph III, of the Federal Law on Copyright', which entered into force on January 14, 2016.
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Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (texto refundido publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el 13 de enero de 2016) Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (texto refundido publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el 13 de enero de 2016), Complete document (pdf) [587 KB] Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (texto refundido publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el 13 de enero de 2016), Complete document (htm) [255 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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