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Law No. 2-00 on Copyright and Related Rights (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-00-20 of 9 Kaada 1420 (15 February 2000)

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Year of current version:2006
Date of last amendment:February 14, 2006
Date of Text (Enacted):February 15, 2000
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Traditional Cultural Expressions, Traditional Knowledge (TK)
Notes:The notification by Morocco to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'This Law protects authors of literary and artistic works and defines the subject matter of this protection, the rights thereunder and their limitations as well as the measures, remedies and penalties applicable to piracy and other offences under this Law.'
Expressions of folklore: See Art. 1, 3, 5, 7, 39 & 63
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Arabic

ظهير شريف رقم 20-00-1 صادر في 9 ذي القعدة 1420 (15فبراير 2000) بتنفيذ القانون رقم 00-2 المتعلق بحقوق المؤلف والحقوق المجاورة ظهير شريف رقم 20-00-1 صادر في 9 ذي القعدة 1420 (15فبراير 2000) بتنفيذ القانون رقم 00-2 المتعلق بحقوق المؤلف والحقوق المجاورة, Complete document (pdf) [220 KB]

English

Law No. 2-00 on Copyright and Related Rights (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-00-20 of 9 Kaada 1420 (15 February 2000) Law No. 2-00 on Copyright and Related Rights (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-00-20 of 9 Kaada 1420 (15 February 2000), Complete document (pdf) [259 KB]

French

Loi n° 2-00 relative aux droits d'auteur et droits voisins (promulguée par Dahir No. 1-00-20 du 9 Kaada 1420 (15 février 2000) Loi n° 2-00 relative aux droits d'auteur et droits voisins (promulguée par Dahir No. 1-00-20 du 9 Kaada 1420 (15 février 2000), Complete document (pdf) [303 KB] Loi n° 2-00 relative aux droits d'auteur et droits voisins (promulguée par Dahir No. 1-00-20 du 9 Kaada 1420 (15 février 2000), Complete document (htm) [277 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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