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Copyright Act (Act No. 2 of May 12, 1961, relating to Copyright in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works) (consolidated version of 1995)

Year of Version:1995
Date of Entry into Force:July 1, 1961
Date of Text (Enacted):May 12, 1961
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Copyright Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 27 of June 2, 1995, which came into force on June 30, 1995.

For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 27, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
-Chapter 1, Sections 1 to 2, and Sections 8 to 10;
-Chapter 2, Sections 11 to 12, Sections 14 to 25; Section 29 to 31; Section 33 to 35; Sections 38 to 38b;
-Chapter 3, Sections 39 to 39l;
-Chapter 4; Sections 40 to 41a;
-Chapter 5, Sections 42 to 43a; Section 45 to 45b;
-Chapter 6, Section 45c, 49 and 51;
-Chapter 7, Sections 54 and 55; and
-Chapter 8, Sections 57 to 58a, and Section 60.
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Copyright Act (Act No. 2 of May 12, 1961, relating to Copyright in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works) (consolidated version of 1995) Copyright Act (Act No. 2 of May 12, 1961, relating to Copyright in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works) (consolidated version of 1995), Complete document (pdf) [117 KB] Copyright Act (Act No. 2 of May 12, 1961, relating to Copyright in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works) (consolidated version of 1995), Complete document (htm) [101 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi sur le droit d'auteur (Loi n° 2 du 12 mai 1961 relative aux œuvres littéraires, scientifiques et artistiques) (version consolidée 1995) Loi sur le droit d'auteur (Loi n° 2 du 12 mai 1961 relative aux œuvres littéraires, scientifiques et artistiques) (version consolidée 1995), Complete document (pdf) [154 KB]

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