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Copyright Act 1956 (Cap. 74)

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Year of current version:1956
Date of Text (Enacted):November 5, 1956
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes:The law governing copyright in Guyana is the United Kingdom Copyright Act, 1956.
By the Copyright (British Guiana) Order 1966, this Act is applied to Guyana with the necessary exceptions and modifications (see Part V of the Copyright Act 1956 for further details).
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Copyright Act 1956 (Cap. 74) Copyright Act 1956 (Cap. 74), Complete document (pdf) [8297 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:GY012

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