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Copyright Act, 2005 (Act 690)

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Year of current version:2005
Date of entry into force of original text:June 3, 2005
Date of Text (Enacted):May 17, 2004
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:For provisions on the protection of the expressions of folklore, see Sections 4, 17, 44 & 59-64.
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Copyright Act, 2005 (Act 690) Copyright Act, 2005 (Act 690), Complete document (pdf) [1992 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:GH012

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