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Copyright Act 1997

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Date of Text (Enacted):July 28, 1997
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:
The WTO notification states:
'Section 3 - Protection of works. All artistic, literary and scientific work are entitled to protection.
Section 28: Marks of Protection
(i) where a copy of a sound recording is made for commercial purposes, there shall be printed on the label or its container a notice consisting of: (a) the symbol P and (b) the year in which the sound recording was first published, place in such a manner as to give reasonable notice of a claim to protection of the rights of the producer.'
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Copyright Act 1997 Copyright Act 1997, Complete document (pdf) [2904 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:MU005

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