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Copyright Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-42)(consolidated version, status as at January 1, 1998)

Year of Version:1998
Date of Text (Enacted):1985
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits
Notes:This consolidated version of the Copyright Act takes into account amendments up to Chapter 24-An Act to amend the Copyright Act (S.C. 1997, c. 24).
The amendments made by Chapter 24 to the Copyright Act came into force at different dates, the last date being January 1, 1998.
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English

Copyright Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-42)(consolidated version, status as at January 1, 1998) Copyright Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-42)(consolidated version, status as at January 1, 1998), Complete document (pdf) [294 KB] Copyright Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-42)(consolidated version, status as at January 1, 1998), Complete document (htm) [604 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi sur le droit d'auteur (L.R., 1985, c. C-42) (version consolidée, état au 1 janvier 1998) Loi sur le droit d'auteur (L.R., 1985, c. C-42) (version consolidée, état au 1 janvier 1998), Complete document (pdf) [296 KB]

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