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Law No. 94-36 of February 24, 1994, on Literary and Artistic Property

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Year of current version:1994
Date of entry into force of original text:March 1994
Date of Text (Enacted):February 24, 1994
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:- Traditional cultural expressions or forms of folklore, which the Law defines as “any artistic heritage bequeathed by preceding generations and bound up with customs and traditions and any aspect of folk creation such as folk stories, writings, music and dance,” are protected under Chapter 1, Article 7
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Arabic

قانون عدد 36 لسنة 1994 مؤرخ في 24 فيفري 1994 يتعلق بالملكية الأدبية والفنية قانون عدد 36 لسنة 1994 مؤرخ في 24 فيفري 1994 يتعلق بالملكية الأدبية والفنية, Complete document (pdf) [257 KB]

English

Law No. 94-36 of February 24, 1994, on Literary and Artistic Property Law No. 94-36 of February 24, 1994, on Literary and Artistic Property, Complete document (pdf) [148 KB]

French

Loi n° 94-36 du 24 février 1994, relative à la propriété littéraire et artistique Loi n° 94-36 du 24 février 1994, relative à la propriété littéraire et artistique, Complete document (pdf) [155 KB] Loi n° 94-36 du 24 février 1994, relative à la propriété littéraire et artistique, Complete document (htm) [59 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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