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Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic (Law No. 68 of October 1, 1997, as last amended by Law No. 57 of February 13, 2006)

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Kyrgyzstan

Year of current version:2006
Date of last amendment:February 13, 2006
Date of entry into force of original text:October 1, 1997
Date of Text (Enacted):September 18, 1997
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks
Notes:The notification by Kyrgyzstan to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Criminal Code regulates the authorities of the law enforcement agencies and courts related to filing civil lawsuits.'

Articles 150 and 191 provides criminal liability for infringement on copyright, trademark and patent rights.
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Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic (Law No. 68 of October 1, 1997, as last amended by Law No. 57 of February 13, 2006) Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic (Law No. 68 of October 1, 1997, as last amended by Law No. 57 of February 13, 2006), Complete document (pdf) [434 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:KG013

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