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Central African Republic

Law No. 10.001 on the Central African Penal Code

Year of current version:2010
Date of Text (Enacted):January 6, 2010
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see Article 271 on the Protection of Undisclosed Information regarding National Security Information, Article 274 on Patent and Copyright Infringement, and Articles 347 & 348 on Trademarks Infringement.
Available Texts: 
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