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Ministerial Ordinance No. 88 of April 16, 1998 (Economic Exploitation of Intellectual Property Rights)

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Year of current version:1998
Date of Text (Issued):April 23, 1998
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Industrial Property, Plant Variety Protection
Notes:
The Ministerial Ordinance establishes provisions on the economic exploitation of an intellectual production by public servants from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MCT).
It was issued by the Minister of Science and Technology pursuant to Articles 88 and 99 of Law No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996 (Industrial Property Law; Article 5 of Law No. 9.609 of February 19, 1998 (Law on Protection of Intellectual Property of Software); Articles 5(3), 38(1) & (2), 39(1) & (2) of Law No. 9.456 of April 28, 1997 (Plant Variety Protection Law); and Articles 3 and 5 of Decree No. 2.553 of April 16, 1998 (Implementing Regulation of Law No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996 on Industrial Property).

The Ministerial Ordinance enters into force on April 24, 1998, 60 days from its publication in the Official Gazette (see Article 11).
Available Texts: 
Portuguese

Portaria Ministerial n.° 88 de 23 de Abril de 1998 Portaria Ministerial n.° 88 de 23 de Abril de 1998, Complete document (pdf) [19 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:BR016

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