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Criminal Code (Decree-Law No. 2.848 of December 7, 1940)

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Year of current version:1940
Date of Text (Issued):December 7, 1940
Type of Text:IP Laws: issued by the Executive
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:Articles 184 to 186 of the Criminal Code (also known as “Decree-Law No. 2.848 of December 7, 1940” refers to the infringement of copyright and related rights
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Código Penal (Decreto-Lei n.° 2.848 de 7 de Dezembro de 1940) Código Penal (Decreto-Lei n.° 2.848 de 7 de Dezembro de 1940), Complete document (pdf) [628 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:BR032

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