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Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic (as amended up to Law No. 57 of February 13, 2006)

Date of Entry into Force:January 1, 1998
Date of Text (Enacted):October 1, 1997
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
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 of patents, copyrights and trademarks.
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Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic (as amended up to Law No. 57 of February 13, 2006) Criminal Code of the Kyrgyz Republic (as amended up to Law No. 57 of February 13, 2006), Complete document (pdf) [434 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:KG013

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