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Federal Law on Copyright (as amended on May 19, 1997)

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Date of entry into force of original text:March 24, 1997
Date of Text (Enacted):December 5, 1996
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:For provisions on the protection of expressions of folklore, see Chapter III, Art. 154 to 161.
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Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (modificada el 19 de mayo de 1997) Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (modificada el 19 de mayo de 1997), Complete document (pdf) [2491 KB] Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (modificada el 19 de mayo de 1997), Complete document (htm) [538 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MX025

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