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Law No. 8 of 2005 Amending the Copyright Protection Law

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Year of current version:2005
Date of entry into force of original text:March 31, 2005
Date of Text (Enacted):February 21, 2005
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:Article 1 provides that this law shall be read in conjunction with original Law No. 22 of 1992 and considered together as one Law. It indicates also that this Law shall enter into force as of the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.

The Law was published in the Official Gazette No. 4702 of 31/03/2005.
Available Texts: 
Arabic

قانون حماية حق المؤلف المعدل رقم 8 لسنة 2005 قانون حماية حق المؤلف المعدل رقم 8 لسنة 2005, Complete document (pdf) [82 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:JO031

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