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Year of current version:1985
Date of Text (Enacted):1985
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trademarks
Notes:For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see:
Articles 347-351, in Paragraph V “Violations of regulations related to trade and art”, of Section 2 “Bankruptcy, fraud and other kinds of fraud”, Chapter II “Crimes and Misdemeanors against Property” of the Haitian Penal Code.

These provisions deal with any counterfeiting of goods that infringes copyright (see pages 31-32)
Available Texts: 
French

Code pénal de Haïti Code pénal de Haïti, Complete document (pdf) [160 KB] Code pénal de Haïti, Complete document (htm) [284 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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