Malawi

Copyright Act, 2016 (Act No. 26 of 2016)

Year of Version:2016
Date of Text (Enacted):July 14, 2016
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, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:Section I of Part I of the Copyright Act states: 'This Act may be cited as the Copyright Act, 2016, and shall come into operation on such date as the Minister shall appoint, by notice published in the Gazette.'
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WIPO Lex No.:MW031

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