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Nordic Witness Duty Act

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Year of current version:1990
Date of entry into force of original text:July 1975
Date of Text (Enacted):March 21, 1975
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:The notification by Norway to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'This Law provides for the duty of witnesses living in a Nordic country to give testimony before a court of justice in another Nordic country.'
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Lov om nordisk vitneplikt Lov om nordisk vitneplikt, Complete document (pdf) [205 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:NO032

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