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Copyright Act (Act No. 48 of May 6, 1970, as amended up to Act No. 117 of December 26, 1996)

Year of Version:1997
Date of Entry into Force:January 1, 1971
Date of Text (Enacted):May 6, 1970
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:This consolidated version of the Copyright Act (Act No. 48 of May 6, 1970) incorporates all amendments up to Act No. 117 of December 26, 1996, which entered into force on March 27, 1997.
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