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Decree-Law No. 252/94 of October 20, 1994 (Legal Protection of Computer Programs)

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Year of current version:1994
Date of entry into force of original text:October 20, 1994
Date of Text (Issued):October 20, 1994
Type of Text:IP Laws: issued by the Executive
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes:The notification by Portugal to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The law transposes into national law the Directive 91/250/EEC of May 14, 1991 on the Legal Protection of Computer Programs.'
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Decreto-Lei n.° 252/94 de 20 de Outubro (Protecção Jurídica dos Programas de Computador) Decreto-Lei n.°  252/94 de 20 de Outubro (Protecção Jurídica dos Programas de Computador), Complete document (pdf) [260 KB]

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