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Federal Law on Copyright (consolidated text published in the Official Journal of the Federation on May 19, 1997)

Year of Version:1997
Date of Entry into Force:March 24, 1997
Date of Text (Enacted):December 24, 1996
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:This consolidated version of the Federal Law on Copyright incorporates amendments introduced by the 'Decree on Amendments to Section III of Article 231 of the Federal Law of Copyright, and Section III of Article 424 of the Federal Criminal Code on the Federal District in Matters of Common Jurisdiction and the Entire Republic in Matters of Federal Jurisdiction', which was published in the Official Journal of the Federation on May 19, 1997, and entered into force on May 20, 1997.
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Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (texto refundido publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el 19 de mayo de 1997) Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (texto refundido publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el 19 de mayo de 1997), Complete document (pdf) [3420 KB] Ley Federal del Derecho de Autor (texto refundido publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación 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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