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Constitution of the Republic of Congo of January 20, 2002

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Year of current version:2002
Date of Text (Adopted):January 20, 2002
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:The Constitution of the Republic of Congo contains general provisions on the protection of intellectual rights in Article 29, which reads: 'Every citizen is entitled to the protection of the moral and material interests resulting from any scientific, literary or artistic production of which he is the author. Sequestration, seizure, confiscation, prohibition of all or part of any publication, recording or any other media or communication can be conducted only under a court order.'
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Constitution de la République du Congo du 20 janvier 2002 Constitution de la République du Congo du 20 janvier 2002, Complete document (pdf) [302 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:CG004

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