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Copyright Act (Chapter 68, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 1990, as amended by the Copyright (Amendment) Decree No. 98 of 1992 and the Copyright (Amendment) Decree No. 42 of 1999)

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Year of current version:1999
Date of entry into force of original text:December 19, 1988
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 traditional cultural expressions (TCEs)/folklore, see Articles 28-29 & 29A.
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Copyright Act (Chapter 68, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 1990, as amended by the Copyright (Amendment) Decree No. 98 of 1992 and the Copyright (Amendment) Decree No. 42 of 1999) Copyright Act (Chapter 68, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 1990, as amended by the Copyright (Amendment) Decree No. 98 of 1992 and the Copyright (Amendment) Decree No. 42 of 1999), Complete document (pdf) [281 KB] Copyright Act (Chapter 68, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 1990, as amended by the Copyright (Amendment) Decree No. 98 of 1992 and the Copyright (Amendment) Decree No. 42 of 1999), Complete document (htm) [112 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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