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Law No. 1/02 of January 11, 2007, establishing the Customs Code

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Year of current version:2007
Date of Text (Enacted):January 11, 2007
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
Notes:
Article 8 refers to the protection of intellectual property, trade or business as reasons to prohibit the importation or exportation of goods.

Article 9 deals with prohibition of infringing goods.

Article 71 relates to royalties and license fees related to imported goods and may include, among others, payments for patents, trademarks or trade name and copyright.

Article 258 concerns exemptions on import and export licensing and other restrictions on goods in industrial or commercial free-zones.
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