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Law on Copyright and Related Rights (Decree No. 33-98, as amended by Decree No. 56-2000 of the Congress of the Republic)

Year of Version:2000
Date of Entry into Force:June 21, 1998
Date of Text (Enacted):May 19, 1998
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:This consolidated version of the copyright law incorporates all amendments made by Decree No. 56-2000 of the Congress of the Republic, which was published in the Official Gazette on September 27, 2000, and came into force on November 1, 2000.
For the amendments introduced by the said Decree No. 56-2000, see the provisions of Titles I to III; Title V, Titles VII to X of the consolidated Law.
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Ley de Derecho de Autor y Derechos Conexos (Decreto N° 33-98, según modificado por el Decreto N° 56-2000 del Congreso de la República) Ley de Derecho de Autor y Derechos Conexos (Decreto N° 33-98, según modificado por el Decreto N° 56-2000 del Congreso de la República), Complete document (pdf) [153 KB] Ley de Derecho de Autor y Derechos Conexos (Decreto N° 33-98, según modificado por el Decreto N° 56-2000 del Congreso de la República), Complete document (htm) [186 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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