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Law on Prizes, Civil Incentives and Rewards

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Year of current version:2009
Date of entry into force of original text:January 3, 1976
Date of Text (Issued):December 31, 1975
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Patents (Inventions)
Notes:New Law published in the Official Journal of the Federation on December 31, 1975 - Last reform published in Diario Oficial (DOF) 06/09/2009

The purpose of this law is to determine the rules governing public recognition made by the State, to those who by their conduct, acts or works, merit awards, incentives or rewards. Many of the works covered by this law have to do with intellectual property creations.
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Spanish

Ley de Premios, Estímulos y Recompensas Civiles Ley de Premios, Estímulos y Recompensas Civiles, Complete document (pdf) [232 KB] Ley de Premios, Estímulos y Recompensas Civiles, Complete document (htm) [291 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MX072

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