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Television and Video Law

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Myanmar

Year of current version:1996
Date of entry into force of original text:June 29, 1996
Date of Text (Issued):June 29, 1996
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:The Television and Video Law aims to control and prevent malpractices which are caused through video business and to preserve Myanmar cultural heritage and tradition.

For the relevant provisions concerning the protection of IP related rights, see:
Chapter III: License for Possession
Chapter IV: Video Busines License
Chapter IX: Offenses and Penalties
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Television and Video Law Television and Video Law, Complete document (pdf) [35 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:MM010

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