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Law No. 5.869 of January 11, 1973 (Code of Civil Procedure)

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Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:January 17, 1973
Date of Text (Enacted):January 11, 1973
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, Other
Notes:
In the Civil Procedure Code there are specific provisions related to the protection of intellectual property rights, such as in Article 842, paragraph 3, which regulates provisions concerning the search and seizure proceeding related to copyright, and general provisions such as in Articles 1 to 631 (provisions concerning the 'discovery process' and the execution proceeding) and in Articles 839 to 843 (general provisions concerning the search and seizure proceeding) and general provisions concerning provisional remedies.
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:BR138

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