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Copyright Laws 1976 to 1993 (Law No. 59 of December 3, 1976, as amended by Law No. 18(I), 1993)

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Year of current version:1993
Date of entry into force of original text:August 12, 1977
Date of Text (Enacted):December 3, 1976
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:The notification by Cyprus to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'This Law protects scientific works, literary works, musical works, artistic works, cinematograph films, photographs, sound recordings, broadcasts, against unauthorized copying, sale, rental distribution, lending, advertising, exhibiting in public, the communication to the public.'

This consolidated version of the Copyright Law incorporates all amendments up to 1993.
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English

Copyright Laws 1976 to 1993 (Law No. 59 of December 3, 1976, as amended by Law No. 18(I), 1993) Copyright Laws 1976 to 1993 (Law No. 59 of December 3, 1976, as amended by Law No. 18(I), 1993), Complete document (pdf) [211 KB] Copyright Laws 1976 to 1993 (Law No. 59 of December 3, 1976, as amended by Law No. 18(I), 1993), Complete document (htm) [46 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Législation de 1976 à 1993 sur le droit d’auteur (loi n° 59 du 3 décembre 1976, modifiée par la loi n° 18(I) de 1993) Législation de 1976 à 1993 sur le droit d’auteur (loi n° 59 du 3 décembre 1976, modifiée par la loi n° 18(I) de 1993), Complete document (pdf) [218 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CY001

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