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Copyright Act (Act No. 48 of May 6, 1970, as last amended by Act No. 92 of June 9, 2004)

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Year of current version:2005
Date of last amendment:June 9, 2004
Date of entry into force of original text:May 6, 1970
Date of Text (Enacted):January 1, 2005
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 made in the Act since its adoption up to June 9, 2004 (Act No. 92 of June 9, 2004).
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Copyright Act (Act No. 48 of May 6, 1970, as last amended by Act No. 92 of June 9, 2004) Copyright Act (Act No. 48 of May 6, 1970, as last amended by Act No. 92 of June 9, 2004), Complete document (pdf) [3203 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:JP066

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