Republic of Moldova

Law No. 135-XV of March 20, 2003, on the Folkloric Art and Crafts

Year of Version:2008
Date of Entry into Force:May 16, 2003
Date of Text (Enacted):March 20, 2003
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Traditional Cultural Expressions, Traditional Knowledge (TK)
Notes:For the date of entry into force: see Article 76 of Constitution for further details.

For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property: see Articles 13, 14 & 21 for further details.
Available Texts: 
Moldovan

Lege nr. 135-XV din 20 martie 2003 privind mestesugurile artistice populare Lege nr. 135-XV din 20 martie 2003 privind mestesugurile artistice populare, Complete document (pdf) [167 KB]

Russian

Закон № 135-XV от 20.03.2003 г. «О народных художественных промыслах» Закон № 135-XV от 20.03.2003 г. «О народных художественных промыслах», Complete document (pdf) [163 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MD089