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Law No. 9.610 of February 19, 1998 (Law on Copyright and Neighboring Rights)

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Year of current version:1998
Date of entry into force of original text:June 20, 1998
Date of Text (Enacted):February 19, 1998
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:
This law 'amends, updates and consolidates the law on copyright and other provisions.'

The notification by Brazil to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Articles 102, 105, 106 and 109 contain provisions concerning various civil procedures related to copyright and related rights; and Articles 103, 104, 107, 108 and 110 contain provisions concerning civil actions related to the violation of copyright and related rights.'

Esta lei 'altera, atualiza e consolida a legislação sobre direitos autorais e dá outras providências.'
A notificação pelo Brasil à OMC nos termos do artigo 63(2) do Acordo TRIPS:
'Artigos 102, 105, 106 e 109 contêm disposições relativas à diferentes procedimentos civis relativos ao direito de autor e direitos conexos. Os artigos 103, 104, 107, 108 e 110 contêm disposições sobre ações civis relacionadas à violação dos direitos de autor e direitos conexos'.
Available Texts: 
English

Law No. 9.610 of February 19, 1998 (Law on Copyright and Neighboring Rights) Law No. 9.610 of February 19, 1998 (Law on Copyright and Neighboring Rights), Complete document (pdf) [275 KB]

French

Loi n° 9610 du 19 février 1998 (loi sur le droit d’auteur et les droits voisins) Loi n° 9610 du 19 février 1998 (loi sur le droit d’auteur et les droits voisins), Complete document (pdf) [293 KB]

Portuguese

Lei n.° 9.610 de 19 de Fevereiro de 1998 (Lei dos Direitos Autorais) Lei n.° 9.610 de 19 de Fevereiro de 1998 (Lei dos Direitos Autorais), Complete document (pdf) [109 KB] Lei n.° 9.610 de 19 de Fevereiro de 1998 (Lei dos Direitos Autorais), Complete document (htm) [122 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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Historical Versions:
WIPO Lex No.:BR002

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