European Union (EU)
Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (2000/C 364/01)
|Year of current version:||2000|
|Date of Text (Adopted):||December 7, 2000|
|Type of Text:||Constitution / Basic Law|
|Notes:||- This quasi-constitutional legal text is a Solemn Proclamation of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission. The Charter reaffirms the rights and entailed responsibilities common to the Member States.|
- According to Article 17(2), “Intellectual property shall be protected.” For other relevant provisions, see Articles 8, 16, 22, 37, and 38.
|WIPO Lex No.:||EU100|