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Protocol 3 annexed to the Universal Copyright Convention as signed at Geneva on 6 September 1952 concerning the effective date of instruments of ratification or acceptance of or accession to that Convention

Date of TextAdopted on September 6, 1952 at Geneva
Entry into force on August 19, 1954
Host Institution:United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
MembersContracting Parties/Signatories
Subject MatterCopyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes

This Protocol entered into force on 19 August 1954. It subsequently entered into force for each State on the date of deposit of that State’s instrument, except in cases of notifications of succession, where the entry into force occurred on the date on which the State assumed responsibility for conducting its international relations.

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English

Protocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952 (Authentic text) Protocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952 (Authentic text), Complete document (pdf) [602 KB]

French

Protocole 3 à la Convention universelle sur le droit d'auteur 1952 (Texte authentique) Protocole 3 à la Convention universelle sur le droit d'auteur 1952 (Texte authentique), Complete document (pdf) [640 KB]

Spanish

Protocolo 3 a la Convención Universal sobre Derecho de Autor 1952 (Texto auténtico) Protocolo 3 a la Convención Universal sobre Derecho de Autor 1952 (Texto auténtico), Complete document (pdf) [586 KB]

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