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Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933, on Legal Intellectual Property Regime (Copyright Law, as last amended by Law No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009)

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Year of current version:2009
Date of last amendment:December 22, 2009
Date of entry into force of original text:October 8, 1933
Date of Text (Enacted):September 28, 1933
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Copyright Law incorporates all the amendments up to December 22, 2009 (see Article 5bis for the last amendments made by Law No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009).

Article 2 of the Civil Code stipulates: “Laws shall not be binding until after their publication, and as of the stated day. If no day is stated, they shall be binding eight days following their official publication.”
This Law was published in the Official Gazette on September 30, 1933 (B.O.30/09/33), with no specific date of entry into force; based on Article 2 of the Civil Code it entered into force eight days after its publication.
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Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933, on Legal Intellectual Property Regime (Copyright Law, as last amended by Law No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009) Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933, on Legal Intellectual Property Regime (Copyright Law, as last amended by Law No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009), Complete document (pdf) [112 KB]

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Ley N° 11.723 de 28 de septiembre de 1933 sobre el Régimen Legal de la Propiedad Intelectual (Ley sobre el Derecho de Autor, modificada por última vez por la Ley Nº 26.570 de 25 de noviembre de 2009) Ley N° 11.723 de 28 de septiembre de 1933 sobre el Régimen Legal de la Propiedad Intelectual (Ley sobre el Derecho de Autor, modificada por última vez por la Ley Nº 26.570 de 25 de noviembre de 2009), Complete document (pdf) [85 KB] Ley N° 11.723 de 28 de septiembre de 1933 sobre el Régimen Legal de la Propiedad Intelectual (Ley sobre el Derecho de Autor, modificada por última vez por la Ley Nº 26.570 de 25 de noviembre de 2009), Complete document (htm) [95 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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