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Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)

6795 record(s) found.

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextEntityTitle
July 21, 2008AfghanistanLaw Supporting the Rights of Authors, Composers, Artists and Researchers (Copyright Law)
April 28, 2005AlbaniaLaw No. 9380 of April 28, 2005 on Copyright & Related Rights
November 4, 2003AlgeriaLaw No. 03-17 of 9 Ramadhan 1424 corresponding to November 4, 2003 approving Ordinance No. 03-05 of 19 Joumada El Oula 1424 corresponding to July 19, 2003 on Copyright and Related Rights
July 19, 2003AlgeriaOrdinance No. 03-05 of 19 Joumada El Oula 1424 corresponding to July 19, 2003 on Copyright and Related Rights
December 17, 1993Andean CommunityDecision No. 351 of December 17, 1993 - Common Provisions on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
June 10, 1999AndorraLaw on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
March 10, 1990AngolaLaw No. 4/90 of March 10, 1990 on Author's Rights
December 18, 2003Antigua and BarbudaCopyright Act 2003
November 25, 2009ArgentinaLaw No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009, amending Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1993 on Legal Intellectual Property Regime
August 15, 2007ArgentinaLaw No. 26.285 of August 15, 2007, on the Exemption from the Payment of Copyrights of the Reproduction and Distribution of Scientific or Literary Works in Special Systems for the Blind and other People with Perceptual Disabilities
December 3, 2003ArgentinaLaw No. 25.847 of December 3, 2003, replacing Article No. 20 of the Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933 on Legal Intellectual Property Regime
October 14, 1998ArgentinaLaw No. 25.036 of October 14, 1998, amending Articles 1, 4, 9 and 57 and Adding 55 bis to Law No. 11.723, relating to Software and Databases
July 15, 1998ArgentinaLaw No. 25.006 of July 15, 1998, amending Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933 on Legal Intellectual Property Regime
August 20, 1997ArgentinaLaw No. 24.870 of August 20, 1997, amending Articles 5 and 84 of Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933, on Legal Intellectual Property Regime (Copyright Law)
January 23, 1973ArgentinaLaw No. 20.115 of January 23, 1973, on the General Society of Authors of Argentina for Mutual Protection (ARGENTORES)
February 22, 1968ArgentinaLaw No. 17.648 of February 22, 1968, on the Argentine Society of Authors and Composers of Music (SADAIC)
September 28, 1933ArgentinaLaw No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933, on Legal Intellectual Property Regime (Copyright Law, as last amended by Law No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009)
June 15, 2006ArmeniaLaw on Copyright and Related Rights of June 15, 2006
April 15, 2013AustraliaCopyright Act 1968, as consolidated as of 15 April, 2013
April 15, 2012AustraliaIntellectual Property Laws Amendment (Raising the Bar) Act 2012
2006AustraliaCopyright Amendment Act 2006
November 8, 2005AustraliaCopyright Amendment (Film Directors’ Rights) Act 2005
December 15, 2004AustraliaCopyright Legislation Amendment Act 2004
December 17, 2003AustraliaDesigns (Consequential Amendments) Act 2003
April 15, 2003AustraliaCopyright Amendment (Parallel Importation) Act 2003
December 21, 2000AustraliaCopyright Amendment (Moral Rights) Act 2000
September 4, 2000AustraliaCopyright Amendment (Digital Agenda) Act 2000
August 24, 1999AustraliaCopyright Amendment (Computer Programs) Act 1999
July 30, 1998AustraliaCopyright Amendment Act (No. 1) 1998
July 30, 1998AustraliaCopyright Amendment Act (No. 2) 1998
July 27, 1998AustraliaIntellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1998
December 13, 1994AustraliaCopyright (World Trade Organization Amendments) Act 1994
December 22, 1993AustraliaCopyright Amendment (Re-enactment) Act 1993
December 23, 1991AustraliaCopyright Amendment Act 1991
May 22, 1989AustraliaCircuit Layouts Act 1989 (consolidated as of July 1, 2007)
June 24, 1986AustraliaCopyright Amendment Act 1986
June 15, 1984AustraliaCopyright Amendment 1984
November 3, 1983AustraliaCopyright Amendment Act 1983
May 13, 1981AustraliaDesign Amendment Act 1981
September 19, 1980AustraliaCopyright Amendment Act 1980
2006AustriaFederal Law on Collection Societies (Collecting Societies Act 2006) (as last amended by Federal Law Gazette (BGBl) I No. 50/2010)
1996AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Act and the Copyright Amendment Act 1980 (Copyright Amendment Act 1996)
1993AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Act (Copyright Amendment Act 1993)
November 29, 1989AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Act and the Copyright Amending Act 1980 (Copyright Amendment Act 1989)
October 19, 1988AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Act (Copyright Amendment Act 1988)
July 2, 1986AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Amendment Act 1980
February 19, 1982AustriaFederal Law No. 295, of February 19, 1982 Amending the Copyright Act
July 2, 1980AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Act (Copyright Amendment Act 1980)
December 16, 1972AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Act (Copyright Amendment Act 1972)
July 8, 1953AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Act (Copyright Amendment Act 1953)
July 14, 1949AustriaFederal Law amending the Copyright Act (Copyright Amendment Act 1949)
April 9, 1936AustriaFederal Law on Copyrights on Literary and Artistic Works and Related Rights (Copyright Act) (as last amended by Federal Law Gazette (BGBl) I No. 58/2010)
May 22, 2012AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Enforcement of the Intellectual Property Rights and Fight Against Piracy
September 14, 2004AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Legal Protection of Compilations of Data (as amended up to Law No. 639-IVQD of April 30, 2013)
May 16, 2003AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Legal Protection of Azerbaijani Folklore Expressions (as amended up to Law No. 638-IVQD of April 30, 2013)
May 31, 2002AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Legal Protection of Topographies of Integrated Circuits
July 25, 1997AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Patents
June 5, 1996AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Copyright and Related Rights (as last amended by Law No. 636-IVQD of April 30, 2013)
May 22, 1998BahamasCopyright Act (Chapter 323)
May 22, 1998BahamasCopyright (Amendment) Act 2004 (Act No. 2 of 2004)
June 25, 2006BahrainAct No. 22 of the Year 2006|relating to the Protection of Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
July 18, 2000BangladeshCopyright Act 2000 No. 28 of 2000 (as amended up to 2005)
March 1, 1911BangladeshThe Patents and Designs Act (Act No. II of 1911)
February 23, 2006BarbadosIntellectual Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2006-2
February 23, 2006BarbadosCopyright (Amendment) Act, 2006-1
November 4, 2004BarbadosCopyright ( Amendment) Act, 2004-17
March 5, 1998BarbadosCopyright Act, Cap. 300
1985BarbadosProtection of the Olympic Symbol Act, Cap. 315A
June 22, 1984BarbadosIntellectual Property Acts (Amendment) Act, 1984 - 20
August 15, 1980BarbadosBroadcasting Act, Cap.274B (consolidated as of 2002)
April 1976BarbadosNational Emblems and National Anthem of Barbados (Regulation) Act, Cap. 300A
May 17, 2011BelarusLaw of the Republic of Belarus No. 262-3 of May 17, 2011 on Copyright and Related Rights
December 10, 2009BelgiumDecember 10, 2009 - Law modifying the Status and the Management of Collective Societies of the Law of June 30, 1994 on Copyrights
May 15, 2007BelgiumMay 15, 2007 - Law on the Punishment of Counterfeiting and Piracy of Intellectual Property Rights (updated February 25, 2011)
May 22, 2005BelgiumMai 22, 2005 - Law transposing into Belgian Law the European Directive 2001/29/EC of May 22, 2001 on the Harmonization of Certain Aspects of Copyright and Neighboring Rights in the Information Society (updated 19 May 2009)
August 31, 1998BelgiumLaw of August 31, 1998 transposing into Belgian Law the European Directive No. 96/9/EC of March 11, 1996 on the Legal Protection of Databases
August 10, 1998BelgiumLaw of August 10, 1998 transposing into Belgian Judicial Law the European Directive No. 96/9/EC of March 11, 1996 on the Legal Protection of Databases
April 3, 1995BelgiumLaw amending the Law of June 30, 1994 on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (of April 3, 1995)
April 3, 1995BelgiumLaw on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (of June 30, 1994, as amended by the Law of April 3, 1995)
June 30, 1994BelgiumJune 30, 1994 - Law transposing to Belgian Law the European Directive of May 14, 1991 on the Legal Protection of Computer Programs (updated July 17, 2007)
 BelizeBroadcasting and Television Act - Cap. 227
 BelizeCinematographs Act - Cap. 241
June 22, 2000BelizeCopyright Act - Cap. 252
April 5, 2006BeninLaw No. 2005-30 of April 5, 2006 relating to Copyright and Related Rights of the Republic of Benin
 BhutanLegal Deposit Act 1999
 BhutanThe Movable Cultural Property Act of Bhutan, 2005
2001BhutanCopyright Act of the Kingdom of Bhutan, 2001
April 2, 1992Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Law No.1322 of April 13, 1992 on Copyright
December 18, 1991Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Law No. 1.302 of December 20, 1991 - General Cinema Act
July 13, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaLaw on the Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights in Bosnia
July 13, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaCopyright and Related Rights Law
May 28, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaTrademark Law
May 28, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaLaw on Industrial Designs
June 29, 2004Bosnia and HerzegovinaLaw establishing the Institute for Intellectual Property of Bosnia and Herzegovina
May 15, 2000BotswanaCopyright & Neighboring Rights Act, 2000 (as amended on October 1, 2006)
October 20, 2003BrazilLaw No. 10.753 of October 30, 2003 (National Book Policy)
February 19, 1998BrazilLaw No. 9.609 of February 19, 1998 on the Protection of Intellectual Property of Software, its Commercialization in the Country, and Other Provisions
February 19, 1998BrazilLaw No. 9.610 of February 19, 1998 on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 18, 1968Brunei DarussalamChapter 94 - Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use)
June 29, 1993BulgariaLaw on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (as amended in 2011)
December 22, 1999Burkina FasoLaw No. 032-99/AN of December 22, 1999, on the Protection of Literary and Artistic Property
January 21, 2003CambodiaLaw on Copyright and Related Rights
December 19, 2000CameroonLaw No. 2000/011 of December 19, 2000 on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
June 29, 2012CanadaCopyright Modernization Act (S.C. 2012, c. 20, An Act to amend the Copyright Act)
April 25, 1997CanadaAn Act to amend the Copyright Act, S.C. 1997, c. 24
1985CanadaCopyright Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-42)
May 2, 2003ChadLaw No. 005/PR/2003 of May 2nd, 2003 on the Protection of Copyright, Neighboring rights and Expressions of Folklore
April 23, 2010ChileLaw No. 20.435 amending Law No. 17.336 on Intellectual Property
January 16, 2008ChileLaw No. 20.243 establishing Moral and Economic Rights of Performers in their Fixed Performances in Audiovisual Media
July 25, 1991ChileLaw No. 19.072 of July 25, 1991 Granting Public Honor to Pablo Neruda and Amending Indicated Legal Texts
August 28, 1970ChileLaw No. 17.336 on Intellectual Property
February 6, 2010ChinaDecision of February 26, 2010, of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress on Amending the Copyright Law of the People’s Republic of China
September 7, 1990ChinaCopyright Law of the People’s Republic of China (as amended up to the Decision of February 26, 2010, of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress on Amending the Copyright Law of the People’s Republic of China)
July 19, 2010ColombiaLaw No. 1403 of 2010 (July 19) – By which Law No. 23 of 1982 on Copyright is added, a remuneration for the public communication of works and audiovisual recordings is established for artists and performers, or “Fanny Mickey Law”
December 24, 2001ColombiaLaw No. 719 of 2001 (December 24) - Amending Laws No. 23 of 1982 and No. 44 of 1993, and pronouncing other Orders
February 5, 1993ColombiaLaw No. 44 of 1993 (February 5) - Amending and supplementing Law No. 23 of 1982 (and amending Law No. 29 of 1944)
January 28, 1982ColombiaLaw No. 23 of 1982 (January 28) - On Copyright
March 11, 1957ComorosLaw of March 11, 1957, on Literary and Artistic Property
February 24, 1999CongoAgreement Revising the Bangui Agreement of March 2, 1977 on the Creation of an African Intellectual Property Organization (Bangui [Central African Republic], February 24, 1999)
July 7, 1982CongoLaw No. 24/82 of July 7, 1982 on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
November 21, 2008Costa RicaLaw No. 8686 amending, adding or repealing various Rules governing Matters pertaining to Intellectual Property
January 6, 2000Costa RicaLaw No. 7979 on Amendments to the Law No. 6683 on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights and its Amendments, to the Law No. 6867 of Patents, Industrial Designs and Utility Models and its Amendments, and to the Code of Civil Procedure and its Amendments (Law No. 7130)
January 6, 2000Costa RicaLaw No. 8039 on Procedures for Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights (as last amended by Law N° 8834 of May 3, 2010)
December 22, 1999Costa RicaLaw No. 7978 on Trademarks and other Distinctive Signs (as last amended by Law No. 8632 of March 28, 2008)
August 6, 1997Costa RicaLaw No. 7686, Authentic Interpretation of Law No. 6683 on Copyright and Related Rights
May 3, 1994Costa RicaLaw No. 7397 on Amendments to the Copyright and Neighbouring Rights Law
December 14, 1983Costa RicaLaw No. 6935, Amendment to the Law on Copyright and Related Rights
October 14, 1982Costa RicaLaw No. 6683 on Copyright and Related Rights (as last amended by Law No. 8834 of May 3, 2010)
December 23, 2013Côte d'IvoireLaw No. 2013-865 of December 23, 2013, on combatting Counterfeiting and Piracy, and the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights in Export and Import Operations and Commercialization of Goods and Services
July 25, 1996Côte d'IvoireLaw No. 96-564 of July 25, 1996 on the Protection of Intellectual Works and the Rights of Authors, Performers and Phonogram and Videogram Producers
November 5, 2004CroatiaAct amending the Act on the Administrative Fees in the Field of Intellectual Property Rights (OG No. 160/2004)
October 30, 2003CroatiaCopyright and Related Rights Act and Acts on Amendments to the Copyright and Related Rights Act (OG Nos. 167/2003, 79/2007, 80/2011 & 141/2013)
October 15, 2003CroatiaTrademarks Act and Acts on Amendments to the Trademarks Act (OG Nos. 173/2003, 76/2007, 30/2009 & 49/2011)
October 2003CroatiaIndustrial Design Act and Acts on Amendments to the Industrial Design Act (OG Nos. 173/2003, 76/2007, 30/2009 & 49/2011)
July 5, 2000CroatiaAct on Administrative Fees in the Field of Intellectual Property and Act on Amendments and Supplements to the Act on Administrative Fees in the Field of Intellectual Property
December 28, 1977CubaLaw on Copyright (Law No. 14 of 1977)
December 31, 2007CyprusCopyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Act 2007
2006CyprusCopyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Act 2006
2004CyprusCopyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Act 2004
July 9, 2002CyprusCopyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Act 2002
2001CyprusCopyright (Amendment) Act 2001
1999CyprusCopyright (Amendment) Act 1999
December 3, 1976CyprusCopyright Laws 1976 to 1993 (Law No. 59 of December 3, 1976, as last amended by Law No. 18(I), 1993)
April 22, 2008Czech RepublicAct of April 22, 2008 Amending the Act No. 121/2000 Coll., on Copyright and Rights Related to Copyright and on Amendment to the Copyright Act
January 21, 2005Czech RepublicLaw No. 81/2005 Coll. of 21 January 2005, amending Act No. 121/2000 Coll. on Copyright, Rights Related to Copyright and on the Amendment of Certain Laws (Copyright Act)
May 17, 2001Czech RepublicAct No. 231/2001 of May 17, 2001 on Radio and Television Broadcasting Operation and on Amendments to Other Acts
April 7, 2000Czech RepublicConsolidated Version of Act No. 121/2000 Coll., on Copyright and Rights Related to Copyright and on Amendment to Certain Acts (the Copyright Act), as amended by Act No. 81/2005 Coll., Act No. 61/2006 Coll. and Act No. 216/2006 Coll.
October 15, 1993Czech RepublicAct 273 of 15th of October 1993 on Some Conditions of Production, Dissemination and Filing of Audio-Visual Works, on Changes and Amendments of Acts and Other Legislation
April 14, 1992Czech RepublicAct 241 of the Czech National Council of April 14, 1992 on State Fund of the Czech Republic to Assist and Promote Czech Cinematography
June 11, 2003Democratic People's Republic of KoreaLaw of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea on the Protection of Computer Software
March 21, 2001Democratic People's Republic of KoreaCopyright Law of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
December 14, 2006DenmarkThe Consolidate Act on Museums
June 14, 1995DenmarkThe Consolidate Act on Copyright
July 23, 2006DjiboutiLaw No. 154/AN/06 of 23 July 2006 on the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
April 29, 2003DominicaCopyright Act 2003 (Act 5 of 2003)
December 30, 2006Dominican RepublicLaw No. 2-07 Amending Article 189 of Law No. 65-00 on Copyright as last amended by Article 4 of Law No. 493-06
November 14, 2006Dominican RepublicLaw No. 424-06 on Implementation of the Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR)
July 26, 2000Dominican RepublicLaw No. 65-00 on Copyright
April 4, 2000Dominican RepublicLaw No. 20-00 on Industrial Property
May 8, 1998EcuadorIntellectual Property Law (Consolidation No. 2006-13)
June 2, 2002EgyptLaw No. 82 of 2002 on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
December 14, 2005El SalvadorLegislative Decree No. 912 of December 14, 2005, Amendment of the Law on the Promotion and Protection of Intellectual Property
July 15, 1993El SalvadorLaw on the Promotion and Protection of Intellectual Property Rights (Legislative Decree No. 604 of 15 July 1993)
January 10, 1879Equatorial GuineaLaw of January 10, 1879 on Intellectual Property
1993EritreaProvisional Commercial Code of Eritrea and Provisional Civil Code of Eritrea of 1993 (Extracts relating to Intellectual Property rights)
May 22, 2002EstoniaTrade Marks Act of May 22, 2002 (Act No. RT I 2002, 49, 308, as last amended by Act No. RT I, 28.12.2011 of December 7, 2011)
March 16, 1994EstoniaUtility Model Act, 1994
November 11, 1992EstoniaCopyright Act, 1992
July 24, 2004EthiopiaCopyright and Neighboring Rights Protection Proclamation No. 410/2004
October 25, 2012European Union (EU)Directive 2012/28/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 on certain permitted uses of orphan works
September 27, 2011European Union (EU)Directive 2011/77/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 September 2011 amending Directive 2006/116/EC on the term of protection of copyright and certain related rights
April 23, 2009European Union (EU)Directive 2009/24/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 April 2009 on the legal protection of computer programs (Codified version)
December 12, 2006European Union (EU)Directive 2006/115/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2006 on rental right and lending right and on certain rights related to copyright in the field of intellectual property (codified version)
December 12, 2006European Union (EU)Directive 2006/116/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2006 on the term of protection of copyright and certain related rights (codified version)
September 27, 2001European Union (EU)Directive 2001/84/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 September 2001 on the resale right for the benefit of the author of an original work of art
May 22, 2001European Union (EU)Directive No. 2001/29/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 May 2001 on the harmonisation of certain aspects of copyright and related rights in the information society
November 20, 1998European Union (EU)Directive 98/84/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 November 1998 on the legal protection of services based on, or consisting of, conditional access.
March 11, 1996European Union (EU)Directive No. 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases
September 27, 1993European Union (EU)Council Directive No. 93/83/EEC of 27 September 1993 on the coordination of certain rules concerning copyright and rights related to copyright applicable to satellite broadcasting and cable retransmission
September 27, 1993European Union (EU)Council Directive 93/83/EEC of 27 September 1993 on the coordination of certain rules concerning copyright and rights related to copyright applicable to satellite broadcasting and cable retransmission
March 15, 1993European Union (EU)Council Directive 93/7/EEC of 15 March 1993 on the return of cultural objects unlawfully removed from the territory of a Member State
May 14, 1992European Union (EU)Council Resolution of 14 May 1992 on increased protection for copyright and neighbouring rights (92/C 138/01)
October 15, 1963European Union (EU)Council Directive of 15 October 1963 implementing in respect of the film industry the provisions of the general programme for the abolition of restrictions on freedom to provide services (63/607/EEC)
March 19, 1999FijiCopyright Act, 1999
April 7, 2000FinlandAct No. 344/2000 to Safeguard the Evidence in Civil Actions Concerning Intellectual Property Rights
July 8, 1961FinlandCopyright Act (Act No. 404 of July 8, 1961, as amended up to April 30, 2010)
March 1, 2012FranceLaw No. 2012-287 of March 1, 2012 on the digital exploitation of unavailable books of the twentieth century
December 20, 2011FranceLaw No. 2011-1898 of December 20, 2011, on Private Copying Remuneration
October 28, 2009FranceLaw No. 2009-1311 of October 28, 2009, on the Criminal Protection of Literary and Artistic Property on the Internet
June 18, 2003FranceLaw No. 2003-517 of June 18, 2003 on the Remuneration of Library Loans and the Strengthening of the Social Protection of Authors
December 18, 1996FranceLaw No. 96-1106 of December 18, 1996 amending the Intellectual Property Code pursuant to the Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization
July 1, 1992FranceLaw No. 92-597 of 1 July, 1992, on the Intellectual Property Code (Legislative Part)
June 1, 1992FranceIntellectual Property Code (consolidated as of January 1, 2014)
July 3, 1985FranceLaw No. 85-660 of July 3, 1985 on Authors' Rights and on the Rights of Performers, Phonogram and Videogram Producers and Audiovisual Communication Entreprises
April 5, 2004GambiaCopyright Act, 2004
June 23, 1999GeorgiaLaw on Border Measures Related to Intellectual Property
June 22, 1999GeorgiaLaw of Georgia on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
September 10, 2003GermanyAct on the Regulation of Copyright in the Information Society
March 22, 2002GermanyLaw to Strengthen the Contractual Position of Authors and Performing Artists
July 16, 1998GermanySecond Law to Amend the Patent Law and other Laws
May 8, 1998GermanyFourth Law Amending the Copyright Act
July 19, 1996GermanyLaw of 1996 Amending the Trade Mark Law
October 25, 1994GermanyAct on the Protection of Trademarks and other Signs (as amended up to Act of October 19, 2013)
September 9, 1965GermanyLaw on the Administration of Copyright and Related rights (amended up to Law of October 1, 2013)
December 31, 2009GhanaCopyright (Amendment) Act, 2009
May 17, 2004GhanaCopyright Act, 2005 (Act 690)
March 4, 1993GreeceLaw No. 2121/1993 on Copyright, Related Rights and Cultural Matters
February 3, 1989GrenadaCopyright Act (Cap. 67)
December 19, 1953GrenadaCopyright (Delivery of Books) Act (Cap. 68)
 GuatemalaLaw for the protection of the nation's cultural heritage
May 19, 1998GuatemalaLaw on Copyright and Related Rights
August 9, 1980GuineaAct No. 043/APN/CP of August 9, 1980, adopting Provisions Relating to Copyright and Neighboring Rights
November 5, 1956GuyanaCopyright Act 1956 (Cap. 74)
1937GuyanaPatents and Designs Act (Cap. 90:03)
March 19, 2011Holy SeeLaw No. 132 of March 19, 2011 on Copyright and Related Rights
December 30, 1999HondurasIndustrial Property Law (approved by Decree No. 12-99-E)
December 13, 1999HondurasCopyright and Neighboring Rights Law (approved by Decree No. 4-99-E)
June 1, 2011Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 528 Copyright Ordinance
1998Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 544 Prevention of Copyright Piracy Ordinance
November 6, 2001HungaryAct No. LXXVII of 2001 amending Act LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright
July 3, 2001HungaryAct No. XLVIII of 2001 on the Legal Protection of Designs (consolidated text as of October 25, 2013)
July 1, 1999HungaryAct No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (consolidated text as of January 1, 2007)
April 25, 1995HungaryAct No. XXXIII of 1995 on the Protection of Inventions by Patents (consolidated text as of October 25, 2013)
February 8, 1994HungaryAct No. VII of 1994 amending Industrial Property and Copyright Legislation
June 2, 2006IcelandAct amending the Copyright Act, No. 73/1972, with subsequent amendments
February 15, 2006IcelandAct amending the Copyright Act, No. 73/1972, with subsequent amendments
May 17, 2000IcelandBroadcasting Act
May 29, 1972IcelandCopyright Act No. 73 of May 29, 1972, as last amended by Act No. 97 of 30 June 2006
June 7, 2012IndiaThe Copyright (Amendment) Act, 2012
December 30, 1999IndiaCopyright (Amendment) Act, 1999 (Act No. 49 of 1999)
June 9, 1994IndiaCopyright (Amendment) Act, 1994
June 4, 1957IndiaCopyright Act, 1957
July 29, 2002IndonesiaLaw No. 19 of July 29, 2002 on Copyright
January 12, 1970Iran (Islamic Republic of)Copyright Law
 IrelandDublin City University Act, 1989 (No. 15 of 1989)
December 4, 2007IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Act 2007 (S.I. No. 39 of 2007)
June 3, 2004IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Act 2004
July 10, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights Act, 2000 (No. 28 of 2000)
July 7, 1998IrelandIntellectual Property (Miscellaneous Provisions), Act, 1998, No. 28
July 2, 1968IrelandPerformers' Protection Act, 1968 (Number 19, of July 2, 1968)
 IsraelLaw to Amend Intellectual Property Laws (Modifications to Implement the Provisions of the TRIPS Agreement), 5760-1999
November 19, 2007IsraelCopyright Act, 2007 (as amended on July 28, 2011)
June 13, 1984IsraelPerformers' and Broadcasters' Rights Law, 5744-1984 (updated version 2008)
June 25, 2005ItalyLaw No. 109 of June 25, 2005 Conversion into Law, with Amendments of the Decree-Law No. 63 of April 26, 2005 Containing Urgent Provisions for the Development & Territorial Cohesion, as well as for the Protection of Copyright. Provisions Concerning the Adoption of Single Texts on Compulsory & Supplementary Insurance
March 15, 1996ItalyLegislative Decree No. 204 of March 15, 1996 on Amendments and Additions to Legislative Decree No. 685 of 16 November, 1994 concerning Right of Lease and other Copyright-Related Rights
November 16, 1994ItalyLegislative Decree No. 685 of November 16, 1994, implementing the Council Directive 92/100/EEC of November 19, 1992, on Rental Right and Lending Right and on Certain Rights Related to Copyright in the Field of Intellectual Property
May 22, 1993ItalyLaw No. 159 of May 22, 1993, concerning Provisions on the Improper Reproduction of Books and Repealing the Levy on Well-known Books referred to in Articles 177, 178 and 179 and the Last Paragraph of Article 172 of Law No. 633 of April 22, 1941
December 29, 1992ItalyLegislative Decree No. 518 of December 29, 1992, implementing the Council Directive 91/250/EEC of May 14, 1991, on the Legal Protection of Computer Programs
April 22, 1941ItalyLaw No. 633 of April 22, 1941, for the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights (as amended up to Decree-law No. 64 of April 30, 2010)
 JamaicaThe Broadcasting and Radio Re-Diffusion Act, 1949
July 20, 1999JamaicaCopyright (Amendment) Act, 1999
September 1, 1993JamaicaThe Copyright Act - Act 5 of 1993
December 4, 2002JapanIntellectual Property Basic Act (Act No. 122 of December 4, 2002, as last amended by Act No.119 of July 16, 2003)
November 29, 2000JapanLaw on Management Business of Copyright and Neighboring Rights (Law No. 131 of November 29, 2000, as last amended by Law No. 28 of May 2, 2008)
1998JapanCopyright Amendment Act 1998
May 23, 1986JapanLaw on Exceptional Provisions for the Registration of Program Works (Act No. 65 of May 23, 1986, as last amended by Law No. 53 of June 19, 2009)
May 6, 1970JapanCopyright Act (Act No. 48 of May 6, 1970, as last amended by Act No. 65 of December 3, 2010)
April 28, 1956JapanLaw concerning the Exceptional Provisions to the Copyright Act, required as a consequence of the Enforcement of the Universal Copyright Convention (Act No. 86 of April 28, 1956, as last amended by Act No. 56 of May 8, 2000)
August 8, 1952JapanLaw concerning Exceptional Provisions for Copyrights owned by the Allied powers and the Allied Nationals (Act No. 302 of August 8, 1952, as last amended by Act No. 48 of May 6, 1970)
May 30, 1950JapanLaw on Protection of Cultural Properties (Act No. 214 of May 30, 1950, as last amended by Act No. 7, March 30, 2007)
February 21, 2005JordanLaw No. 8 of 2005 Amending the Copyright Protection Law
February 21, 2005JordanLaw No. 9 of 2005 Amending the Copyright Protection Law
September 30, 2003JordanLaw No. 88 of 2003 Amending the Copyright Protection Law
2000JordanLaw No. 15 of 2000 on Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets
September 22, 1999JordanLaw No. 34 of 1999 Amending the Trademarks Law
September 11, 1999JordanLaw No. 29 of 1999 Amending the Copyright Protection Law
September 1, 1998JordanLaw No. 14 of 1998 Amending Copyright Protection Law
March 19, 1992JordanLaw No. 22 of 1992 on the Protection of Copyright and its Amendments
May 20, 1952JordanLaw No. 33 of 1952 on Trademarks
January 12, 2012KazakhstanLaw of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 537-IV of January 12, 2012 on Amendments and Supplements to Certain Legislative Acts relating to Intellectual Property
July 10, 2009KazakhstanLaw on Introducing Amendments and Addenda to Some Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on Issues of Intellectual Property
June 29, 2001KazakhstanLaw of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 217 of June 29, 2001, on Legal Protection of Topologies of Integrated Microcircuits (as amended up to Law No. 34-V of July 10, 2012)
July 1, 1999KazakhstanCivil Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan (special part)
June 10, 1996KazakhstanLaw on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
December 31, 2001KenyaChapter 130 - The Copyright Act 2001
December 13, 1995KenyaThe Copyright (Amendment) Act No. 9 of 1995
1917KiribatiCopyright Ordinance (Cap 16)
December 29, 1999KuwaitLaw No. 64 of 1999 concerning Intellectual Property Rights including Explanatory Memorandum
January 23, 2006KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Secret Inventions (as amended by Law No. 38 of March 22, 2007)
December 8, 2005KyrgyzstanLaw No. 26 of January 27, 2006 on Amendments and Additions to the Law of the Kyrgyz Republic “on the Legal Protection of Computer Software and Databases”
January 20, 2005KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on making Alterations and Additions into certain Legislative Acts of the Kyrgyz Republic
May 11, 2004KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Amendment of the Law 'on Copyright and Related Rights'
January 21, 2003KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Changes and Additions in some Legislative Acts of the Kyrgyz Republic
June 20, 2001KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Introduction of Changes into the Law on Copyright and Related Rights
June 16, 1999KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Employee's Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (as amended up to Law No. 152 August 7, 2006)
March 30, 1998KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Legal Protection of Software and Databases (as amended up to Law No. 205 of December 8, 2006)
January 14, 1998KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Trademarks, Service Marks and Appellations of Places of Origin of Goods (as last amended by Law No. 46 of February 27, 2003)
January 14, 1998KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Copyright and Related Rights (as amended up to Law No. 14 of January 21, 2014)
December 20, 2011Lao People's Democratic RepublicResolution No. 17/NA of December 20, 2011, of the National Assembly of the Lao People's Democratic Republic on the Approval of the Amended Law on Intellectual Property
December 20, 2011Lao People's Democratic RepublicLaw No. 01/NA of December 20, 2011, on Intellectual Property (as amended)
December 24, 2007Lao People's Democratic RepublicResolution of The National Assembly of The Lao People’s Democratic Republic on the approval of the Intellectual Property Law
October 28, 2004LatviaLaw on Designs (as last amended on February 8, 2007)
April 6, 2000LatviaCopyright Law (as last amended on December 6, 2007)
June 16, 1999LatviaLaw on Trademarks and Indications of Geographical Origin (as last amended on February 8, 2007)
December 9, 2005LebanonLaw No. 707 of December 9, 2005 amending Article 3 of Law No. 14/87 of April 5, 1987 and Article 10 of Law No. 89 of July 9, 1991
April 3, 1999LebanonLaw No. 75 of 1999 on the Protection of Literary and Artistic Property
May 23, 1969LebanonLaw No. 69/20 of May 23, 1969 on the Rights of Creators of Musical works
August 25, 1989LesothoCopyright Order 1989 (Order No.13 of 1989)
July 23, 1997LiberiaCopyright Law of the Republic of Liberia
March 16, 1968LibyaLaw No. 9 for 1968 Issuing the Copyright Protection Law
May 19, 1999LiechtensteinLaw on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (Copyright Law)
May 19, 1999LiechtensteinLaw on the Protection of Topographies of Semiconductor Products (Topography Law)
May 18, 1999LithuaniaLaw on Copyright and Related Rights No. VIII-1185 of May 18, 1999 (as amended on 19 January 2010 – by Law No. XI-656)
April 18, 2004LuxembourgLaw of 18 April 2004 amending:1. the Law of 18 April 2001 on Copyright, Neighbouring Rights and the Databases and 2. the Amended Law of 20 July 1992 which amends the Patents for Invention System
April 18, 2001LuxembourgLaw of 18 April 2001 on Copyright, Neighbouring Rights and Databases
September 8, 1997LuxembourgLaw amending and supplementing the law on copyright of 29 March 1972 concerning copyright and rights related to copyright applicable to satellite broadcasting and cable retransmission
February 29, 2012Macao, ChinaLaw No. 5/2012 of April 10, 2012, on Amendments to the Regime of Copyright and Related Rights
December 9, 1994MadagascarLaw No. 94-036 of 18 September 1995 on Literary and Artistic Property
April 26, 1989MalawiCopyright Act, 1989
1958MalawiRegistered Designs Act, Chapter 49:05
1957MalawiMerchandise Marks Act , Chapter 49:04
2003MalaysiaCopyright (Amendment) Act 2003 (Act A1195)
January 14, 2002MalaysiaCopyright (Amendment) Act 2002 (Act 1139)
January 14, 2002MalaysiaPatents (Amendment) Act 2002 (Act A1137)
May 30, 2000MalaysiaCopyright (Amendment) Act 2000 (Act A1082)
July 4, 1997MalaysiaCopyright (Amendment) Act 1997 (Act A994)
1996MalaysiaCopyright (Amendment) Act 1996 (Act A952)
August 22, 1990MalaysiaCopyright (Amendment) Act 1990 (Act A775)
April 30, 1987MalaysiaCopyright Act 1987 (Act 332, as at 1 January 2006)
October 21, 2010MaldivesThe Copyright & Related Rights Act
July 23, 2008MaliLaw No. 08-024 of July 23, 2008 laying down the Regime of Literary and Artistic Property in the Republic of Mali
June 16, 2009MaltaCopyright (Amendment) Act No. IX of 2009
1991Marshall IslandsUnauthorized Copies of Recorded Materials Act, 1991 (Chapter 2)
July 28, 1997MauritiusCopyright Act 1997
December 14, 2011MexicoDecree amending various provisions of the Industrial Property Law and Article 232 of the Federal Law of Copyright
December 14, 2011MexicoDecree amending some provisions of the Industrial Property Law and Article 232 of the Federal Law on Copyright
April 30, 2003MexicoDecree amending the Federal Law on Copyright of April 30, 2003
December 5, 1996MexicoFederal Law on Copyright (as amended up to June 10, 2013)
2003Micronesia (Federated States of)FSMC (Code of the Federated States of Micronesia), Title 35. Copyright, Patents & Trademarks, Chapter I: Copyrights
November 24, 1948MonacoLaw No. 491 of 24 November 1948 on the Protection of Literary and Artistic Property
June 22, 1993MongoliaLaw of Mongolia on Copyright and Related Rights (as last amended on January 19, 2006)
July 12, 2011MontenegroLaw No. 07-1/11-1/15 of July 12, 2011, on Copyright and Related Rights (promulgated by Decree No. 01-933/2 of July 25, 2011)
2005MontenegroLaw on the Enforcement of the Legislation that Regulates Protection of Intellectual Property Rights (Consolidated Text)
June 19, 2003MoroccoLaw No. 99.71 on the Status of Artists (issued by Dahir No. 113.03.1 of 18 Rabi I 1424 (19 June 2003))
February 15, 2000MoroccoLaw No. 2-00 on Copyright and Related Rights (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-00-20 of 9 Kaada 1420 (15 February 2000)
June 26, 1995MoroccoLaw No. 17-94 on the Activities of Production, Editing, Import, Distribution, Reproduction and Exploitation of Videograms Destined to Private Use of the Public (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-95-115 of 27 Muharram 1416 (June 26, 1995))
February 27, 2001MozambiqueLaw No. 4/2001 of February 27, 2001 (Copyright Law, approved by Decree-Law No. 46.980 of April 27, 1966)
1911MyanmarThe Copyright Act of 1911
May 5, 1994NamibiaCopyright and Neighbouring Rights Protection Act 6 of 1994
December 5, 1991NamibiaNational Anthem of the Republic of Namibia Act, 1991
1916NamibiaPatents, Designs, Trade Marks and Copyright Act, 1916 (Act No. 9 of 1916) as Amended Together with Rules, Proclamations, etc.
August 15, 2002NepalCopyright Act, 2059 (2002)
May 13, 2004NetherlandsAct of May 13, 2004 Supplementing the Copyright Act 1912 and Introducing Extended Liability for Sellers on Private Copying
June 20, 1996NetherlandsAct of June 20, 1996 Amending the Copyright Act 1912 and the Neighbouring Rights Act in accordance with the Council Directive No. 93/83/EC of September 27, 1993 on the Coordination of Certain Rules Concerning Copyright and Rights Related to Copyright Applicable to Satellite Broadcasting and Cable Retransmission (OJ L 248)
December 21, 1995NetherlandsAct of December 21, 1995 amending the Copyright Act 1912 and the Act on Related Rights in accordance with the Council Directive of November 19, 1992 on Rental Rights and Lending Rights and on Certain related Rights in the field of Intellectual Property (OJL 346 27/11/92)
July 7, 1994NetherlandsAct of July 7, 1994, amending the Copyright Act of 1912 in connection with the Protection of Computer Programmes
March 18, 1993NetherlandsAct of March 18, 1993 Containing Rules on the Protection of Performers, Phonogram Producers and Broadcasting Organizations and Amending the Copyright Act 1912 (Neighboring Rights Act)
May 30, 1990NetherlandsAct amending the 1912 Copyright Act Concerning a Levy on the Reproduction of Recorded Images or Sound Recordings for Personal Use, Study or Practice
July 3, 1989NetherlandsAct Amending the 1912 Copyright Act in Connection With the Prevention of Piracy of Works Protected by Copyright (of July 3, 1989)
May 30, 1985NetherlandsLaw of May 30, 1985 adapting the 1912 Copyright Law to the Paris Act of the Bern Convention
September 23, 1912NetherlandsAct of September 23, 1912, Containing New Regulation for Copyright (Copyright Act 1912, as last amended in 2008)
April 19, 2010New ZealandDesigns Amendment Act 2010
April 11, 2008New ZealandCopyright (New Technologies) Amendment Act 2008 (reprinted as at 31 October 2008)
October 14, 1999New ZealandCopyright Amendment Act 1999
1998New ZealandCopyright (Removal of Prohibition on Parallel Importing) Amendment Act 1998
June 4, 1996New ZealandCopyright Amendment Act 1996
December 15, 1994New ZealandCopyright Act 1994 (reprinted as at 7 October 2011)
November 25, 1994New ZealandLayout Designs Act 1994 (reprinted as at 01 December 2002)
November 26, 1953New ZealandDesigns Act 1953 (reprinted as at 19 April 2011)
March 16, 2006NicaraguaLaw on Amendments and Additions to Law No. 312, Law on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (Law No. 577 of 2006)
March 16, 2006NicaraguaLaw on Amendments and Additions to Law No. 322 on the Protection of Programme-Carrying Signals Transmitted by Satellite (Law No. 578 of 2006)
November 24, 1999NicaraguaLaw on the Protection of Programme-Carrying Signals Transmitted by Satellite (Law No. 322 of 2001)
July 6, 1999NicaraguaLaw on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (No.312)
 NigeriaCopyright Act (Chapter C.28, as codified 2004)
May 10, 1999NigeriaCopyright (Amendment) Decree No. 42 1999
December 28, 1992NigeriaCopyright (Amendment) Decree No. 98 1992
March 14, 2003NorwayDesigns Act (Act No. 15 relating to Design Protection of March 14, 2003, as last amended July 1, 2010)
December 4, 1992NorwayBroadcasting Act (Act No. 127 of December 4, 1992 relating to Broadcasting)
June 8, 1979NorwayProvisional Act Relating to Photocopying of Protected Works for Use in Educational Activities
December 15, 1967NorwayPatents Act (Act No. 9 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 8 of July 1, 2010)
May 12, 1961NorwayCopyright Act (Act No. 2 of May 12, 1961 relating to Copyright in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works, as last amended by Act No. 103 of June 19, 2009)
August 30, 1992PakistanCopyright (Amendment) Act, 1992
November 7, 2003PalauRepublic of Palau Copyright Act of 2003
June 26, 2000PanamaLaw No. 20 of June 26, 2000 on Special System for the Collective Intellectual Property Rights of Indigenous Peoples for the Protection and Defense of their Cultural Identity and their Traditional Knowledge
May 10, 1996PanamaLaw No. 35 of May 10, 1996 on Industrial Property
August 8, 1994PanamaLaw No. 15 of August 8, 1994, on Copyright and Neighboring Rights and Enacting Other Provisions
July 19, 2000Papua New GuineaCopyright and Neighbouring Rights Act 2000
December 31, 2012ParaguayLaw No. 4798 creating the National Directorate of Intellectual Property
May 20, 2010ParaguayLaw No. 4.001/2010 declaring the Paraguayan Harp "Musical Instrument Symbol of National Culture"
August 27, 1998ParaguayLaw No. 1328/98 on Copyright and Related Rights
August 6, 1998ParaguayLaw No. 1.294/1998 on Trademarks
October 22, 1981ParaguayLaw No. 868/1981 on Industrial Models and Designs
January 13, 2009PeruLaw Amending, Incorporating and Regulating Miscellaneous Provisions on the Implementation of the Trade Promotion Agreement signed between Peru and United states (Law No. 29316 of January 13, 2009)
July 5, 2005PeruLaw No.28571 of July 05, 2005, amending Articles 188 and 189 of Legislative Decree No. 822.
December 10, 2003PeruLaw No. 28131 of December 10, 2003, on Performers
October 24, 2002PeruLaw No. 27861 of October 24, 2002 on the exemption from payment of copyright fees for the reproduction of works for the visually impaired
February 28, 2013PhilippinesRepublic Act No. 10372, entitled 'An Act Amending Certain Provisions of Republic Act No. 8293, otherwise known as the ‘Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines', and for other purposes'
March 23, 2010PhilippinesPhilippine Technology Transfer Act of 2009 (Republic Act No. 10055)
June 6, 1997PhilippinesIntellectual Property Code of the Philippines (Republic Act No. 8293)
June 9, 2000PolandLaw of June 9, 2000 on Amendment to Law on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
February 4, 1994PolandLaw No. 83 of February 4, 1994 on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (as last amended on October 21, 2010)
September 15, 2009PortugalLaw No. 109/2009 of September 15, 2009 (Cybercrime Law)
April 1, 2008PortugalLaw No. 16/2008 of April 1, 2008 (Enforcement of IP)
August 24, 2004PortugalLaw No. 50/2004 of August 24, 2004 (Copyright and Related Rights in the Information Society)
August 3, 2001PortugalLaw No. 83/2001 of 3 August (Collecting Societies of Copyright and Related Rights)
September 3, 1997PortugalLaw No. 99/97 of 3 September (Copyright and Related Rights)
September 17, 1985PortugalCode of Copyright and Related Rights (as last amended by Law No. 16/2008 of April 1, 2008)
July 21, 1981PortugalLaw No. 12/81 of 21 July (Protection of Portuguese Music in its Broadcast on Radio and Television)
May 19, 2011Republic of KoreaFramework Act on Intellectual Property
January 28, 1957Republic of KoreaCopyright Act (Act No. 432 of January 28, 1957, as amended up to Act No. 11903 of July 16, 2013)
July 2, 2010Republic of MoldovaLaw No. 139 of July 2, 2010, on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
February 29, 2008Republic of MoldovaLaw on the Protection of Trademarks, No. 38-XVI of February 29, 2008
July 12, 2007Republic of MoldovaLaw on the Protection of Industrial Designs No. 161-XVI of July 12, 2007
March 20, 2003Republic of MoldovaLaw on the Folkloric Art & Crafts No. 135-XV of March 20, 2003
November 14, 2002Republic of MoldovaLaw No. 1459-XV of November 14, 2002 on the Distribution of Copies of Works and Phonograms
July 6, 1994Republic of MoldovaLaw on Commercial Secrets No. 171-XIII of July 6, 1994
November 29, 2005RomaniaLaw No. 344/2005 on Specific Measures for the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights in Customs Clearance Operations
March 8, 1996RomaniaLaw No. 8 of March 14, 1996 on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
July 2, 2013Russian FederationFederal Law No. 187-FZ of July 2, 2013, on Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation Concerning the Protection of Intellectual Rights in Information and Telecommunication Networks
December 18, 2006Russian FederationFederal Law No. 231-FZ of December 18, 2006 on Putting into Force Part IV of the Russian Civil Code (as last amended by Federal Law No. 296-FZ of December 30, 2008)
December 18, 2006Russian FederationCivil Code of the Russian Federation (as last amended on December 8, 2011)
October 26, 2009RwandaLaw No. 31/2009 of 26/10/2009 on the Protection of Intellectual Property
December 31, 2002Saint Kitts and NevisCopyright Act (Cap. 18.08)
March 27, 2000Saint LuciaCopyright (Amendment) Act 2000, No. 7 of 2000
September 6, 1995Saint LuciaCopyright Act 1995
February 20, 2003Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesCopyright Act 2003 (Act No. 21 of 2003)
July 16, 1998SamoaCopyright Act 1998 (as consolidated in 2011)
February 22, 2006San MarinoLaw No. 43 of 22 February 2006 - Amendments to Art. 3 of Law No. 63 of 24 June 1997 'Additional Provisions of Law No. 8 of 25 January 1991 - Protection of Copyright'
June 24, 1997San MarinoLaw No. 63 of 24 June 1997 - Additional Provisions of Law No. 8 of 25 January 1991 - Protection of Copyright
January 25, 1991San MarinoLaw No. 8 of 25 January 1991 - Protection of Copyright
April 27, 1966Sao Tome and PrincipeCopyright Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 46 980 of April 27, 1966)
August 30, 2003Saudi ArabiaCopyright Law (promulgated by Royal Decree No. M/41, 2 Rajab, 1424 (30.08.2003))
January 25, 2008SenegalLaw No. 2008-09 of January 25, 2008 on Copyright and Related Rights
December 11, 2009SerbiaLaw on Copyright and Related Rights
1984SeychellesCopyright Act, Chapter 51
July 13, 2011Sierra LeoneThe Copyright Act, 2011 (Act No. 8 of 2011)
January 20, 1999SingaporeLayout-Design of Integrated Circuits Act (Chapter 159A)
February 14, 1987SingaporeCopyright Act (Chapter 63)
February 6, 2007SlovakiaAct No. 84/2007 Z. amending and supplementing Law no. 618/2003 Z. z. on copyright and rights related to copyright (Copyright Act) and amending certain laws (Article X)
December 4, 2003SlovakiaAct No. 618/2003 on Copyright and Rights Related to Copyright
December 15, 2006SloveniaCopyright and Related Rights Act of 30 March 1995 as last amended on 15 December 2006
2001SloveniaAct on Amendments to the Copyright and Related Rights Act of March 30, 1995
March 30, 1995SloveniaCopyright and Related Rights Act of 30 March 1995 as last amended on 15 December 2006
1988Solomon IslandsCopyright Act 1987 (Cap 138)
December 10, 2013South AfricaIntellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2013 (Act No. 28 of 2013)
June 18, 2002South AfricaPerformers’ Protection Amendment Act 2002
September 19, 1997South AfricaIntellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1997 (Act No. 38 of 1997)
November 12, 1996South AfricaIntellectual Property Laws Rationalisation Act 1996 (Act No. 107 of 1996)
June 20, 1978South AfricaCopyright Act, 1978 (Act No. 98 of 1978, as amended up to Copyright Amendment Act 2002)
February 26, 1974South Africa'Vlaglied' Copyright Act 1974 (Act No. 9 of 1974)
February 10, 1967South AfricaPerformers' Protection Act 1967 (Act No. 11 of 1967)
February 12, 1959South Africa'Stem Van Suid-Afrika' Copyright Act 1959
June 12, 2001South SudanLiterary and Artistic Works Act of 2001
December 12, 1996South SudanThe Copyright and Neighbouring Rights Protection Act 1996
December 23, 2008SpainLaw No. 3/2008, of December 20, 2008 on the Resale Right for the Benefit of the Author of an Original Art Work
July 7, 2006SpainLaw No. 23/2006 of July 7, 2006 amending Revised Law on Intellectual Property, approved by Royal Legislative Decree No. 1/1996 of April 12, 1996
April 12, 1996SpainConsolidated text of the Law on Intellectual Property, regularizing, clarifying and harmonizing the Applicable Statutory Provisions (approved by Royal Legislative Decree No. 1/1996 of April 12, 1996, and last amended by Royal Decree No. 20/2011 of December 30, 2011)
December 30, 1994SpainLaw No. 43 of December 30, 1994, incorporating in Spanish Law Council Directive (EEC) No. 92/100 of November 19, 1992, on Rental Right and Lending Right and on Certain Rights Related to Copyright in the field of Intellectual Property
November 12, 2003Sri LankaIntellectual Property Act, No. 36 of 2003
June 12, 2001SudanLiterary and Artistic Works Act of 2001
December 12, 1996SudanThe Copyright and Neighboring Rights Protection Act 1996
 SurinameLaw of 22 March 1913 laying down new rules on Copyright (G.B. 1913 No. 15), as it stands after the amendments thereto in G.B. 1915 No. 78, G.B. 1946 No. 2, G.B. 1946 No. 77, G.B. 1959 No. 76, S.B. 1980 No. 116, S.B. 23, 1981.
March 16, 1933SwazilandCopyright (Rome Convention) Act, 1933
September 19, 1918SwazilandCopyright (Prohibited Importation) Act, 1918
1912SwazilandCopyright Act, 1912
May 26, 2005SwedenAct (2005:359) Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works
May 26, 2005SwedenAct (2005:360) Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works (1960:729)
May 26, 2005SwedenAct (2005:361) Amending the Act on Mediation in Certain Copyright Disputes
April 2000SwedenAct (2000:92) Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works
December 1998SwedenAct Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works
November 6, 1997SwedenAct (1997:790) Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works
November 6, 1997SwedenAct(1997:791) Amending the Act on Mediation in Certain Copyright Disputes
May 29, 1997SwedenAct (1997:309) Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works
December 7, 1995SwedenAct (1995:1273) Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works
December 7, 1995SwedenAct (1995:1274) Amending the Act Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works
May 11, 1995SwedenAct (1995:447) Amending the Act on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works (1960:729)
June 19, 1980SwedenAct on Mediation in Certain Copyright Disputes (1980:612)
December 30, 1960SwedenAct on Copyright in Literary and Artistic Works (1960:729)
December 16, 1994SwitzerlandAct of December 16, 1994 amending Federal Act of October 9, 1992 on Copyright and Related Rights
October 9, 1992SwitzerlandFederal Act of October 9, 1992 on Copyright and Related Rights (status as of January 1, 2011)
February 27, 2001Syrian Arab RepublicLaw No. 12/2001 Copyright Law of Syria
July 21, 2010TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Secret Inventions
June 18, 2008TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Commercial Secrets
December 22, 2006TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on the Legal Protection of the Topologies of Integrated Circuits
August 1, 2003TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Popular Art Crafts
November 13, 1998TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Copyright and Related Rights (as amended up to 2009)
May 22, 2005ThailandOptical Disc Production Act B.E. 2548 (2005)
December 9, 1994ThailandCopyright Act of B.E. 2537 (1994)
April 13, 2011the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaLaw on Changing and Amending the Law on Copyright and Related Rights
August 23, 2010the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaLaw on Copyright and Related Rights
January 15, 2008the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaInserts from the Relevant Provisions referring to Copyright and Related Rights from the Amendments of the Penal Code (Extract)
June 10, 1991TogoLaw No. 91-12 of June 10, 1991 on the Protection of Copyright, Folklore and Related Rights
July 30, 2002TongaCopyright Act (Act No. 12 of 2002)
April 12, 2008Trinidad and TobagoCopyright (Amendment) Act No. 5 of 2008
May 5, 2000Trinidad and TobagoIntellectual Property (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act of May 5, 2000
April 15, 1997Trinidad and TobagoCopyright Act, Cap. 82:80
April 1, 1985Trinidad and TobagoPublications (Legal Deposit) Act, Cap. 82:74
1939Trinidad and TobagoPatents, Designs, Copyright and Trade Marks (Emergency) Act, Cap. 82:84
1900Trinidad and TobagoPatents and Designs Act, Cap. 82:83
June 23, 2009TunisiaLaw No. 2009-33 of 23 June 2009 amending and supplementing Law No. 94 36 of 24 February 1994 on literary and artistic property
February 24, 1994TunisiaLaw No. 94-36 of February 24, 1994, on Literary and Artistic Property
February 21, 2001TurkeyLaw No. 4630 of February 21, 2001 on the Amendment of Certain Articles of Law No. 5846 of December 5, 1951 on Intellectual and Artistic Works
December 5, 1951TurkeyLaw No. 5846 of December 5, 1951 on Intellectual and Artistic Works (as last amended by Law No. 5728 of January 23, 2008)
January 10, 2012TurkmenistanLaw of Turkmenistan No. 257-IV of January 10, 2012, on Copyright and Related Rights
September 23, 1994TurkmenistanLaw of Turkmenistan No. 964-XII of September 23, 1994, on the Legal Protection of Algorithms, Electronic Computer Programs, Databases and Topographies of Integrated Circuits
September 30, 1992TurkmenistanLaw of Turkmenistan No. 755-ХII of September 30, 1992, on Scientific Intellectual Property
June 13, 1917TuvaluCopyright Ordinance (Chapter 60)
May 31, 2006UgandaThe Copyright and Neighbouring Rights Act, 2006
June 15, 1937UgandaThe United Kingdom Designs (Protection) Act
June 21, 2001UkraineLaw on Folk Artistic Craft
March 23, 2000UkraineLaw on Distribution of Copies of Audiovisual Works, Phonograms, Videograms, Computer Programs, Databases (as amended up to Law No. 5460-VI of October 16, 2012)
December 23, 1993UkraineLaw on Copyright and Related Rights
September 28, 1992United Arab EmiratesFederal Law No. 40 of 1992 on the Protection of Intellectual Works and copyright
 United KingdomThe Registered Designs Act 1949 (as consolidated 1979)
 United KingdomThe Broadcasting Act 1996 (Chapter 55)
April 8, 2010United KingdomDigital Economy Act 2010
July 24, 2002United KingdomCopyright, etc. and Trade Marks (Offences and Enforcement) Act 2002 (Chapter 25)
1990United KingdomThe Broadcasting Act 1990 (Chapter 42), Section 175 and 179 and Schedule 21
November 15, 1988United KingdomCopyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Chapter 48)
October 17, 2003United Republic of TanzaniaThe Zanzibar Copyright Act, 2003
June 2, 1999United Republic of TanzaniaCopyright and Neighbouring Rights Act, 1999
 United States of AmericaU.S. Copyright Act of 1976, 17. U.S.C. §§ 101 et seq.
December 9, 2010United States of AmericaCopyright Cleanup, Clarification, and Corrections Act of 2010
October 13, 2008United States of AmericaPrioritizing Resources and Organization for Intellectual Property Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-403)
November 29, 1999United States of AmericaAmerican Inventors Protection Act of 1999 (Public Law 106-113, 113 Stat. 1501)
December 8, 1994United States of AmericaUruguay Round Agreements Act (Public Law 103-465, 108 Stat. 4809)
June 25, 1948United States of America28 U.S.C Chapter 91-United States Court of Federal Claims
August 26, 2004UruguayLaw No. 17.805; Copyright in Journalism
January 10, 2003UruguayLaw No. 17.616 of January 10, 2003 amending Law on Copyright
December 17, 1937UruguayLaw No. 9.739 of 17 December 1937 on Copyright (as last amended by Law No. 18. 046 of October 24, 2006)
July 20, 2006UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 42 of July 20, 2006 on Copyright and Related Rights
May 6, 1994UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 1060-XII of May 6, 1994 on the Legal Protection of Computer Programs and Databases (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 312 of December 26, 2011)
August 14, 1993Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Law on Copyright
June 19, 2009Viet NamLaw No. 36/2009/QH12 of June 19, 2009, Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Law on Intellectual Property (promulgated by the Order No. 12/2009/L-CTN of June 29, 2009 of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam)
November 29, 2005Viet NamLaw No. 50/2005/QH11 of November 29, 2005, on Intellectual Property (promulgated by the Order No. 28/2005/L-CTN of December 12, 2005, of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam)
June 14, 2005Viet NamCivil Code
August 14, 2010ZambiaCopyright and Performance Rights (Amendment) Act, 2010 (Act No. 25 of 2010)
1994ZambiaCopyright and Performance Rights Act, 1994 (Act No. 44 of 1994)
April 1, 1958ZambiaThe Registered Designs Act (Chapter 402)
 ZimbabweCopyright and Neighbouring Rights Act (Chapter 26:05)
January 1967ZimbabweIndustrial Designs Act (Chapter 26:02)

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextEntityTitle
March 20, 2005AfghanistanAfghanistan Customs Law
May 21, 2004AfghanistanLaw on the Protection of Historical and Cultural Properties
September 8, 1965AfghanistanPress Law
July 12, 1995AlbaniaLaw No. 7961 of July 12, 1995 on the Code of Labor of the Republic of Albania
January 27, 1995AlbaniaLaw No. 7895 of 27 January 1995 on the Criminal Code of the Republic of Albania
July 29, 1994AlbaniaLaw No. 7850 of July 29, 1994 on the Civil Code of The Republic of Albania
April 28, 2006AngolaLaw No. 7/06 of May 15, 2006 on the Press
October 7, 2005AngolaLaw No. 14/05 of 7 October 2005 on Cultural Heritage
November 17, 2006Antigua and BarbudaInvestment Authority Act 2006
February 17, 1993Antigua and BarbudaCustoms (Control and Management) Act, 1993
February 26, 1987Antigua and BarbudaUnfair Contract Terms Act, 1987 (Cap. 451)
 ArgentinaIncome Tax Law (Consolidated text of Law No. 20.628 approved by Decree No. 649/97, as last amended by Decree No. 244/13)
June 27, 2001ArgentinaLaw No. 25.446 of June 27, 2001, on Promotion of Books and Reading
April 18, 2003ArmeniaCriminal Code (extract)
May 5, 1998ArmeniaCivil Code of the Republic of Armenia (as last amended in 2010)
 AustraliaOffshore Petroleum Amendment (Greenhouse Gas Storage) Act 2008
March 30, 2013AustraliaBroadcasting Legislation Amendment (Convergence Review and Other Measures) Act, 2013
September 22, 2012AustraliaStatute Law Revision Act 2012 (No. 136)
May 27, 2011AustraliaTherapeutic Goods Legislation Amendment (Copyright) Act 2011
May 26, 2011AustraliaBroadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Dividend and Other Measures) Act 2011
March 22, 2011AustraliaStatute Law Revision Act 2011
June 29, 2010AustraliaBroadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Television) Act 2010
May 31, 2010AustraliaFreedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Act 2010
March 1, 2010AustraliaStatute Law Revision Act 2010
October 31, 2008AustraliaArchives Amendment Act 2008
July 3, 2008AustraliaStatute Law Revision Act 2008
March 15, 2007AustraliaBroadcasting Legislation Amendment Act 2007
March 15, 2007AustraliaAustralian Citizenship (Transitionals and Consequentials) Act 2007
March 23, 2006AustraliaStatute Law Revision Act 2006
July 6, 2005AustraliaStatute Law Revision Act 2005
April 1, 2005AustraliaAustralian Communications & Media Authority (Consequential & Transitional Provisions) Act 2005
August 16, 2004AustraliaUS Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act 2004
August 16, 2004AustraliaUS Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act 2004
September 18, 2001AustraliaAgriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001
July 28, 2001AustraliaCorporations (Repeals, Consequentials and Transitionals) Act 2001
April 6, 2001AustraliaLaw and Justice Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001
March 20, 2001AustraliaWar Precautions Act Repeal Act 1920
November 11, 1999AustraliaPublic Employment (Consequential and Transitional) Amendment Act 1999
September 22, 1999AustraliaStatute Stocktake Act 1999 (No. 118, 1999)
July 28, 1997AustraliaClassification (Publications,Films and Computer Games) (Enforcement) Act 1995
June 30, 1997AustraliaIndustry, Science and Tourism Legislation Amendment Act 1997
April 22, 1997AustraliaTelecommunications Act 1997 (consolidated as of 10 June 2010)
November 28, 1994AustraliaLaw and Justice Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 1994
March 15, 1994AustraliaAgricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Consequential Amendments) Act 1994
March 15, 1994AustraliaOlympic Insignia Protection Amendment Act 1994
March 15, 1994AustraliaAgricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Act 1994
March 15, 1994AustraliaAgricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Consequential Amendments) Act 1994
December 24, 1992AustraliaAgricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992
December 11, 1992AustraliaRadiocommunications (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1992
July 9, 1992AustraliaBroadcasting Services (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1992
November 25, 1991AustraliaSpecial Broadcasting Service Act 1991 (consolidated as of May 22, 2013)
December 26, 1988AustraliaBroadcasting Legislation Amendment Act 1988
May 26, 1987AustraliaOlympic Insignia Protection Act 1987 (No. 27 of 1987)
May 26, 1987AustraliaJurisdiction of Courts (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 1987
December 18, 1986AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 2) 1986
June 5, 1985AustraliaBroadcasting and Television (Consequential Amendments) Act 1985
June 5, 1985AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1987
October 25, 1984AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 2) 1984
June 25, 1984AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 1) 1984
April 26, 1984AustraliaAdvance Australia Logo Protection Act 1984
December 22, 1983AustraliaRadiocommunications (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1983
November 22, 1983AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 2) 1983 (No. 91, 1983)
June 1, 1983AustraliaAustralian Broadcasting Corporation (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) Act 1983 (No. 7 of 1983)
September 22, 1982AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act (No. 2) 1982
May 1, 1982AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act (No. 1) 1982 (No. 26, 1982)
June 24, 1981AustraliaBroadcasting and Television Amendment Act 1981
June 12, 1981AustraliaStatute Law Revision 1981
March 28, 1979AustraliaJurisdiction of Courts (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 1979
1976AustraliaAdministrative Changes (Consequential Provisions) Act 1976
October 18, 1978AustriaFederal Data Protection Law
December 29, 2006AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Theater and Theater Activity
May 10, 2005AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Electronic Commerce
February 12, 2002AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Approval of the Decision on the Rules on Customs Control of Transfer of Goods Protected by Intellectual Property Rights
June 11, 2000AzerbaijanAdministrative Offences Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan
May 30, 2000AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Publishing
December 30, 1999AzerbaijanCriminal Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan
April 10, 1998AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Preservation of Historical and Cultural Monuments
April 3, 1998AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Information, Informatization and Protection of Information
February 6, 1998AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Culture
October 3, 1997AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Advertisement
March 4, 1993AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Anti-monopoly Activity
 BahamasBroadcasting Act 1956 (Chapter 305, as amended up to Act No. 10 of 2009)
October 21, 2008BangladeshRight to Information Ordinance, 2008
March 8, 1969BangladeshThe Custom Act (Act No. IV of 1969)
October 6, 1860BangladeshPenal Code, 1860 (Act No. XLV of 1860)
2001BarbadosTelecommunications Act, Cap. 282B
1982BarbadosPublications (Legal Deposit) Act, Cap. 301A
November 11, 1963BarbadosCaribbean Broadcasting Corporation Act, Cap. 276 (as consolidated 2002)
July 17, 2008BelarusLaw of the Republic of Belarus No. 427-Z of July 17, 2008 on Media
April 21, 2003BelarusCode of Administrative Offences of the Republic of Belarus
July 9, 1999BelarusPenal Code of the Republic of Belarus
December 7, 1998BelarusCivil Code of the Republic of Belarus
April 6, 2010BelgiumApril 6, 2010 - Law on the Regulation of Certain Procedures relative to the Law of April 6, 2010 on Market Practices and Consumer Protection
May 7, 1999BelgiumMay 7, 1999 - Companies Code (updated on May 7, 2012)
February 6, 1987BelgiumFebruary 6, 1987 - Law on Radio Distribution Networks and Television Broadcasting and Commercial Advertising on Radio and Television (updated on August, 6 2008)
 BelizeFreedom of Information Act - Cap. 13
 BelizeCustoms and Excise Duties Act - Cap. 48
January 31, 2003BelizeElectronic Transactions Act - Cap. 290:01
December 15, 2010BeninUniform Act of December 15, 2010, on the General Commercial Law
February 25, 1991BeninLaw No. 91-006 of February 25, 1991 implementing the Cultural Charter in the Republic of Benin
 BhutanBhutan Telecommunications Act 1999
 BhutanPenal Code of Bhutan, 2004
April 23, 2002Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Law No. 2341 of April 23, 2002, Administrative Procedure Law
March 6, 1997Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Law No 1768 of March 10, 1997; Law amending the Criminal Code
February 10, 1993Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Law No. 1.449 of February 15, 1993, regulating the professional practice of engineering and related activities, in all branches and activities thereof, as well as intellectual property matters relating to technical documents
February 25, 1977Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Commercial Code: Decree Law No. 14 379 of 25 February 1977
August 23, 1972Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Penal Code. Sanctioned by Decree Law No. 10426 of 23 August 1972, Includes amendments of Law No. 1768 of Amendments to the Criminal Code; updated according to Law 2494 of August 4, 2003.
2001BotswanaValue Added Tax Act, 2001
1999BotswanaBroadcasting Act, 1999
1970BotswanaCustoms and Excise Duty Act, 1970
December 7, 2002BrazilLaw No. 10.406 ​​of January 10, 2002 (Civil Code)
January 11, 1973BrazilLaw No. 5.869 of January 11, 1973 (Code of Civil Procedure)
September 1, 1971BrazilLaw No. 5.700 of September 1, 1971, on the National Symbols (as amended up to Law No. 12.157 of December 23, 2009)
March 15, 1997Brunei DarussalamChapter 180 - Broadcasting (Revised Edition 2000)
April 17, 1939Brunei DarussalamChapter 109 - Specific Relief Act
September 13, 2005BulgariaLaw of the Administrative Regulation of the Production and Trade with Optic Discs, Matrixes and Other Carriers containing Subjects of Copyright and Related Rights
1968BulgariaPenal Code (as last amended on April 26, 2011)
 Burkina FasoLaw No. 010/93/ADP on Judicial Organization
 Burkina FasoCustoms Code (WEAMU: West African Economic and Monetary Union)
October 25, 2001Burkina FasoLaw on Advertising (Law No. 2001 of October 25, 2001)
December 30, 1993Burkina FasoLaw on Information (Law No. 56/93/ADP of December 30, 1993)
April 26, 2010BurundiCommercial Code (Law No. 1/07 of April 26, 2010)
January 11, 2007BurundiLaw No. 1/02 of January 11, 2007, establishing the Customs Code
 Cabo VerdeLaw No. 59/V/98 of April 30, 1998, on the Status of Journalist
1998Cabo VerdeLaw No. 57/V/98 of April 28, 1998, on Television
November 2010CambodiaCriminal Code of the Kingdom of Cambodia
May 17, 2005CambodiaLaw on Commercial Enterprises
April 19, 2002CameroonLaw No. 2002/004 of April 19, 2002 on the Investment Charter of the Republic of Cameroon
June 23, 1992CanadaStatus of the Artist Act (S.C. 1992, c. 33)
January 6, 2010Central African RepublicLaw No. 10.001 on the Central African Penal Code
July 16, 2001Central African RepublicLaw No. 01-010 of July 16, 2001 on the Investment Charter
November 14, 2003ChileLaw No. 19.914 bringing Chilean Legislation in Conformity with the United States-Chili Free Trade Agreement
October 24, 2003ChileLaw No. 19.912 bringing the Legislation signed by Chile, in accordance with the Agreements of the World Trade Organization (WTO)
July 31, 2002ChileLabour Code (Codified law approved by Decree-Law No. 1)
September 21, 1996ChileConsolidated Text of the Civil Code, Law on Civil Marriage, Law on Civil Registry, Law No. 7.613, Law No. 18.703 on Adoption and Law No. 14.908 on Family Abandonment (promulgated by Decree-Law No. 2-95 and Decree-Law No. 2)
July 10, 1993ChileLaw No. 19.227 creating the National Fund for the Promotion of Books and Reading
January 10, 1935ChileLaw No. 5.563 establishing the Chief Directorate of the National Theatre
November 20, 2013ChinaProperty Law of People's Republic China
October 28, 2010ChinaLaw of The People's Republic of China on the Laws Applicable to Foreign-related Civil Relations
August 2, 2002ChinaRegulation for the Implementation of the Copyright Law of the People's Republic of China (promulgated by Order No. 359 of the State Council of the People's Republic of China on August 2, 2002;amended for the first time in accordance with the Decision of the State Council on Abolishing and Amending Some Administration Regulations on January 8, 2011; and amended the second time in accordance with the Decision of the State Council on Amending the Regulations for the Implementation of the Copyright Law of the People's Republic of China on January 30, 2013)
April 12, 1986ChinaGeneral Principles of Civil Law
June 16, 2011ColombiaLaw No. 1450 of 2011 (June 16) - By which the National Development Plan is issued, 2010-2014
June 22, 2006ColombiaLaw No. 1032 of 2006 (June 22) - By which Articles 257, 271, 272 and 306 of the Criminal Code are amended
July 27, 2000ColombiaLaw No. 603 of 2000 (July 27) - For which article 47 of Law No. 222 of 1995 is amended
July 24, 2000ColombiaLaw No. 599 of 2000 (July 24) - By which the Criminal Code is enacted
May 26, 1873ColombiaLaw No. 84 of 1873 (May 26) - Civil Code
September 18, 1995ComorosLaw No. 082P/A.F - Law No. 95-012/AF on the Penal Code (Crimes and Offenses)
April 30, 1998Costa RicaLaw No. 7801 on Women's National Institute
October 11, 1994Costa RicaLaw No. 7440 on Public Events and Audiovisual and Printed Materials
August 8, 1939Costa RicaLaw No. 218 on the Associations
December 9, 2004Côte d'IvoireLaw No. 2004-644 of December 09, 2004, creating a Legal Regime for Audiovisual Communication
July 31, 1981Côte d'IvoireLaw No. 1981-640 of July 31, 1981 establishing the Criminal Code (amended by Act No. 1995-522 of July 6, 1995)
October 21, 2011CroatiaPenal Act and Act on Amendments and Supplements to the Penal Act (promulgated by Decisions Nos. 71-05-03/1-11-2 of October 26, 2011 & 71-05-03/1/12/2 of December 19, 2012, OG No. 144/2012 of December 21, 2012)
July 16, 1987CubaCivil Code (Law No. 59)
August 4, 1977CubaLaw on National and Local Monuments (Law No. 2 of August 4, 1977)
April 25, 2006Czech RepublicAct of April 25, 2006, which amends Act No. 231/2001 Coll., on Radio and Television Broadcasting Operation and Amendments to Other Acts, as amended, and certain other Acts
September 27, 1995Czech RepublicLaw No. 237 of September 27, 1995 on collective administration of copyright and rights similar to copyright and on modification and amendment of some laws
November 5, 1991Czech RepublicLaw No. 513/1991 Coll., Commercial Code
October 30, 1991Czech RepublicLaw No. 468/1991 of the 30th of October, 1991 on the Operation of Radio and Television Broadcasts
February 24, 1964Czech RepublicCivil Code, No. 40 of 24 February 1964 (as amended)
November 28, 1961Czech RepublicExcerpt from the Penal Code No. 40/2009 - Criminal offences against industrial property rights and against copyright
July 20, 1973Democratic Republic of the CongoLaw No. 73-021 of July 20, 1973 on the General Regime of Property, Land Tenure, Real Estate and Securities as amended and supplemented by Law No. 80-008 of July 18, 1980
 DenmarkThe Radio and Television Broadcasting Act (Consolidated Act No. 827 of 26 August 2009)
March 12, 1997DenmarkThe Film Act
December 21, 2008DjiboutiLaw No. 28/AN/08/6th L on the Protection, Repression of Fraud & Consumer Protection
November 15, 2010Dominican RepublicLaw No. 257-10 on the Amendments to Law No. 108-10 on the Promotion of the Film Industry in the Dominican Republic
July 22, 2010Dominican RepublicLaw No. 108-10 on the Promotion of the Film Industry in the Dominican Republic
April 10, 2007Dominican RepublicLaw No. 53-07 against High Technology Crimes
January 16, 2007Dominican RepublicLaw No. 42-08 on Defense of Competition
December 22, 2006Dominican RepublicLaw No. 493-06 Amending Articles 6,49,58 and 62 of Law No 424-06 of November 20, 2006 Implementing the Free Trade Agreement between Dominican Republic of Central America and the United States of America
July 13, 2004Dominican RepublicGeneral Law No. 200-04 on Free Access to Public Information
June 28, 2000Dominican RepublicLaw No. 41-00 Creating the Secretary of State for Culture
March 19, 1998Dominican RepublicGeneral Law No. 153-98 on Telecommunications
April 29, 1992Dominican RepublicLaw No. 11-92 Approving the Tax Code of the Dominican Republic
June 12, 1968Dominican RepublicLaw No. 318 on the Cultural Heritage of the Nation
September 29, 2011EcuadorOrganic Law for Regulation and Control of Market Power (Antitrust Law)
December 16, 2010EcuadorOrganic Code for Production, Trade, and Investment
May 10, 2006EcuadorBook Promotion Law
January 24, 2006EcuadorLaw on National Film Promotion
October 21, 2004EcuadorConsolidated Text of the Internal Tax Regime Law
March 17, 2004EcuadorConsolidated Text of Agricultural Laws
August 8, 1984EcuadorConsolidated Text of Culture Law
February 28, 1968EcuadorLaw on Administrative Procedural Jurisdiction
1858EcuadorConsolidated Text of the Civil Code
May 22, 2008EgyptLaw No. 120 of 2008 Establishing Economic Courts
April 21, 2004EgyptLaw No. 15 of 2004 on E-signature and Establishment of the Information Technology Industry Development Authority (ITIDA)
May 17, 1999EgyptLaw No. 17 of 1999 on Commerce
July 31, 1937EgyptLaw No. 58 of 1937 Issuing the Penal Code (as amended up to Law No. 95 of 2003)
February 16, 1994El SalvadorLaw on Books (Legislative Decree No. 808 of 16 February 1994)
April 3, 1980Equatorial GuineaPenal Code
July 24, 1889Equatorial GuineaCivil Code (approved by Royal Decree of July 24, 1889)
November 6, 2011EstoniaDatabases Act, 1997
February 22, 2011EstoniaPublic Libraries Act
May 20, 2010EstoniaProduct Compliance Act, 2010
March 12, 2008EstoniaAdvertising Act
January 18, 2007EstoniaNational Broadcasting Act, 2007
April 5, 2006EstoniaRed Cross Designation and Emblem Act
March 23, 2005EstoniaEstonian Flag Act
March 10, 2010European Union (EU)Directive 2010/13/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 10 March 2010 on the coordination of certain provisions laid down by law, regulation or administrative action in Member States concerning the provision of audiovisual media services (Audiovisual Media Services Directive)
December 11, 2007European Union (EU)Directive 2007/65/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December 2007 amending Council Directive 89/552/EC on the coordination of certain provisions laid down by law, regulation or administrative action in Member States concerning the pursuit of television broadcasting activities
October 6, 1997European Union (EU)Directive 97/55/EC of European Parliament and of the Council of 6 October 1997 amending Directive 84/450/EEC concerning misleading advertising so as to include comparative advertising
October 24, 1995European Union (EU)Directive No. 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data
October 3, 1989European Union (EU)Council Directive 89/552/EEC of 3 October 1989 on the coordination of certain provisions laid down by law, regulation or administrative action in Member States concerning the pursuit of television broadcasting activities
September 10, 1984European Union (EU)Council Directive of 10 September 1984 relating to the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States concerning misleading advertising (84/450/EEC)
May 21, 1999FinlandAct on the Openness of Government Activities 21.5.1999/621 (as amended up to Act No. 374 of May 14, 2010)
April 21, 1995FinlandPenal Code: Chapter 49 - Violation of Certain Intellectual Property Rights
December 18, 2013FranceLaw No. 22013-1168 of December 18, 2013, relating to Military Training for the Years 2014 to 2019 and Introducing Various Provisions concerning National Defence and Security
March 22, 2012FranceLaw No. 2012-387 of March 22, 2012 on the simplification of the law and administrative relief
September 27, 2011FranceLaw No. 2011-901 of 28 July 2011 to improve the operation of county houses of people with disabilities and various provisions relating to disability policy
December 7, 2010FranceLaw No. 2010-1487 of December 7, 2010 on the Department of Mayotte
March 22, 2010FranceLaw No. 94-361 of May 10, 1994 implementing the Directive (EEC) No. 91-250 of the European Communities Council dated May 14, 1991 on the legal protection of computer programs and amending the IP Code
May 12, 2009FranceLaw No. 2009-526 of May 12, 2009 to simplify and clarify the Law and Streamline Procedures
June 21, 2004FranceLaw No. 2004-575 of June 21,2004 on confidence in the digital economy
March 9, 2004FranceLaw No. 2004-204 of March 9,2004 on adapting to changes in the justice crime
August 1, 2003FranceLaw No. 2003-708 of 1 August 2003 on the Organization and Promotion of Physical Activities and Sports
December 3, 2001FranceLaw No. 2001-1135 of December 3, 2001 on the Rights of the Surviving Spouse and Children born out of Wedlock and Modernizing various Provisions of Inheritance Law
July 17, 2001FranceLaw No. 2001-624 of July 17, 2001 on various provisions of Social, Educational and Cultural matters
August 1, 2000FranceLaw No. 2000-719 of August 1, 2000 amending Law No. 86-1067 of September 30, 1986 on Freedom of Communication
July 1, 1998FranceLaw No. 98-536 of July 1, 1998 transposing into the code of the intellectual property of Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and Council of March 11,1996 on the legal protection of Databases
July 27, 2010GabonLaw No. 023/2010 ratifying the Ordinance No. 015/PR/2010 on the Creation of the Institute of Image and Sound Industry
2001GabonLaw No. 005/2001 regulating the Telecommunications Sector in Gabon
2001GabonCode of Audiovisual, Cinematographic and Written Communication (Law No. 07/2001)
July 23, 1998GabonLaw No. 14/1998 of July 23, 1998 on the Competition of Gabon
May 31, 1963GabonCriminal Code (Law N° 21/63 of May 31, 1963)
2009GambiaInformation and Communications Act, 2009
December 28, 2004GambiaIncome and Sales Tax Act, 2004
December 23, 2004GeorgiaGeorgian Law on Broadcasting
July 22, 1999GeorgiaCriminal Code
September 1, 2000GermanyAct on Comparative Advertising and to Amend Provisions of Competition Law
July 22, 1997GermanyFederal Act Establishing the General Conditions for Information and Communication Services (Information and Communication Services Act)
January 6, 1988GermanyLaw on the Conservation and Use of Federal Archival Records (Federal Archives Act)
June 19, 1901GermanyLaw on Publishing Rights (as amended March 22, 2002)
2010GreeceLaw No. 3905/2010 'Reinforcement and Development of Film Art and Other Provisions'
July 16, 2007GreeceLaw No. 3592/2007 on Concentration and Licensing of Mass Media Enterprises and Other Provisions
January 24, 2007GreeceLaw 3524/2007, Harmonization of Greek legislation with Directives 2001/84/EC and 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and the Council of 27 September 2001 and 29 April 2004 on the Resale Right for the Author of an Original Work of Art and Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights and other relevant Provisions.
March 31, 2005GreeceLaw No. 3328/2005, Interdisciplinary Organization for The Acknowledgment of Academic Titles And Information And Other Provisions
June 10, 2003GreeceLaw No. 3149/2003, National Library of Greece, Public Libraries And Other Provisions
June 19, 2001GreeceLaw No. 2919/2001 'Connection of Research and Technology with Production and other Provisions'
November 27, 2000GreeceLaw No. 2863/2000, National Council For Radio And Television And Relevant Authorities And Instruments of The Radio And Television Services Provision Sector.
March 15, 2000GreeceLaw No. 2819/2000, Establishment of the Company Olympic Village 2004 S.A., Protection of Olympic Symbols and Marks and other Provisions
March 5, 1999GreeceLaw No. 2690/1999, Ratification of the Administrative Procedure Code and other regulations
October 9, 1998GreeceLaw No. 2644/1998 for the Provision of Pay-Radio And Television Services And Relevant Provisions.
December 23, 1997GreeceLaw No. 2557/1997 on Institutional Measures and Actions of Cultural Development
1997GreeceLaw 2479/1997, Supreme Special Court, Expedition of Proceedings, Procedural Simplifications and other Provisions
August 19, 1996GreeceLaw No. 2435/1996, Extension of honorary pensions and other provisions
August 3, 1995GreeceLaw 2328/1995, Legal status of private television and local radio, regulation of matters concerning the radio and television market and other provisions
December 27, 1994GreeceLaw No. 2273/1994, National Theatre, State Theatre of Northern Greece and other provisions (A 223).
November 15, 1994GreeceLaw No. 2251/1994, Consumer Protection
July 13, 1994GreeceLaw 2218/1994, Establishment of prefectural administration, amendment of provisions concerning the primary administration and the region and other provisions
1993GreeceArticle 4 of the Law 2173/1993 Amending the Law 2121/1993, Reform of the National Radio & Television Council, Establishment of the National Committee for Electronic Communication Media and other provisions.
May 12, 1986GreeceLaw No. 1597/1986 on Protection and Development of the Art of Film, Support of the Greek Cinematography and Other Provisions
August 4, 2000GrenadaTelecommunications Act 2000
November 21, 1989GuatemalaBook Promotion Act
1985HaitiPenal Code of Haïti
February 20, 2007HondurasCivil Procedure Code (approved by Decree No. 211-2006)
December 29, 1997HondurasLaw for the Protection of the Cultural Heritage of the Nation (approved by Decree No. 220-1997)
August 23, 1983HondurasCriminal Code (approved by Decree No. 144-1983)
February 8, 1906HondurasCivil Code (approved by Decree No. 76-1906)
 Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 132 Public Health and Municipal Services Ordinance
2000Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 562 Broadcasting Ordinance
1931Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 6 Bankruptcy Ordinance
1996HungaryAct No. I of 1996 on Radio and Television Broadcasting
1994HungaryAct No. LIII. of 1994 on Judicial Litigation
1978HungaryAct No. IV of 1978 on the Criminal Code
1959HungaryAct No. IV of 1959 on the Civil Code of the Republic of Hungary
March 17, 2007IcelandLiterature Fund (etc.) Act No. 91/2007
 IndiaCable Television Networks (Regulation) Amendment Act, 2000
 IndiaCable Television Networks (Regulation) Amendment Act, 2002
May 28, 2007IndiaThe Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Amendment Act, 2007
June 9, 2000IndiaThe Information Technology Act, 2000
January 24, 2000IndiaThe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Amendment) Ordinance, 2000
March 29, 1997IndiaThe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Act, 1997
March 25, 1995IndiaThe Cable Television Networks (Regulation) Act, 1995
January 23, 1974IndiaThe Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
December 13, 1962IndiaThe Customs Act, 1962
March 21, 1952IndiaThe Cinematograph Act, 1952
September 11, 1933IndiaThe Indian Wireless Telegraph Act, 1933
1908IndiaThe Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
October 6, 1860IndiaThe Indian Penal Code
January 4, 2011Iran (Islamic Republic of)Law No. 48584 of January 4, 2011, on Global Scientific Roadmap
January 31, 1987Iran (Islamic Republic of)Executive By-Law of the Press Law
March 19, 1986Iran (Islamic Republic of)Press Law (as amended on April 18, 2000)
July 12, 2009IrelandBroadcasting Act 2009
April 30, 2010ItalyDecree-Law No. 64 of April 30, 2010, laying down Urgent Provisions in the field of Entertainment and Culture, converted into law with changes by Law No. 100 of June 29, 2010 (as amended up to Decree-Law No. 91 of August 8, 2013)
July 23, 2009ItalyLaw No. 99 of July 23, 2009 containing Provisions for the Development and Internationalization of Enterprises and Energy
March 26, 2008ItalyLegislative Decree No. 62 of March 26, 2008 containing Supplementary and Corrective Provisions of Legislative Decree No. 42 of January 22, 2004 on Cultural Heritage
January 9, 2008ItalyLaw No. 2 of January 9, 2008, setting out Provisions on the Italian Society of Authors and Publishers (SIAE)
September 6, 2005ItalyConsumer Code (Legislative Decree No. 206 of September 6, 2005)
April 15, 2004ItalyLaw No. 106 of April 15, 2004 on the Legal Deposit of Documents of Cultural Interest for Public Use
January 22, 2004ItalyCode of Cultural Heritage and Landscape, in accordance with Article 10 of the Law No. 137 of July 6, 2002 (Legislative Decree No. 42 of January 22, 2004, as last amended by Legislative Decree No. 63 of 2008)
December 24, 2003ItalyLaw No. 350 of December 24, 2003, relating to the Provisions for Drawing up the Annual and Pluri-annual Budget of the State (Finance Law 2004)
April 9, 2003ItalyLegislative Decree No. 70 of April 9, 2003, implementing Directive 2000/31/EC on Certain Legal Aspects of Information Society Services in the Internal Market, with particular reference to E-Commerce (E-Commerce Act)
July 6, 2002ItalyLaw No. 137 of July 6, 2002, on the Delegation for the Reform of the Government, the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, and the Public Bodies
May 6, 1999ItalyLegislative Decree No. 169 of May 6, 1999, implementing Directive 96/9/EEC on the Legal Protection of Databases
January 8, 1998ItalyLegislative Decree No. 3 of January 8, 1998 on the Reorganization of Governing Bodies Operating under the auspices of the Entertainments Department of Presidency of Council of Ministers according to Article 11, Paragraph 1, Letter(a) of the Law No. 59 of March 15, 1997
December 23, 1996ItalyLaw No. 650 of December 23, 1996, containing Urgent Provisions for the Exercise of Radio and Television Broadcasting and Communications, Amending the Decree-Law No. 545 of October 23, 1996
February 6, 1996ItalyLaw No. 52 of February 6, 1996, laying down Provisions for the Fulfillment of Obligations deriving from Italy's Membership of the European Communities (Community Law 1994, as amended up to Law No. 234 of December 24, 2012)
January 14, 1994ItalyDecree-Law No. 26 of January 14, 1994 Urgent Measures in Favor of the Film
December 23, 1993ItalyLaw No. 547 of December 23, 1993. Amendment of the Provisions of the Penal Code & the Code of Criminal Procedure in Relation to Computer Criminality
August 27, 1993ItalyDecree-Law No. 323 of August 27, 1993 Urgent Measures for Radio & Television
February 5, 1992ItalyLaw No. 93 of February 5, 1992, setting out Provisions for the Benefit of Phonographic Companies and Remuneration for Private Non-Profit-Making Reproduction (as amended up to Decree-Law No. 64 of April 30, 2010)
August 6, 1990ItalyLaw No. 223 of August 6, 1990, on the Discipline of Public & Private Broadcasting System
January 26, 1987ItalyDecree-Law No. 9 of January 26, 1987, laying out Urgent Measures concerning Commercial Distribution & Subsequent Amendments to the Law No. 517 of October 10, 1975 to Regulate Credit Facilities in Commerce
April 30, 1985ItalyLaw No. 163 of April 30, 1985, laying down the New Measures of State Interventions for the Show Business Sector
August 5, 1981ItalyLaw No. 416 of August 8, 1981, regulating the Publishing Companies and Publishing Measures (as amended up to Decree-Law No. 5 of February 10, 2009)
August 5, 1981ItalyLaw No. 416 of August 8, 1981, regulating the Publishing Companies and Publishing Measures (as amended up to Decree-Law No. 63 of May 18, 2012)
April 14, 1975ItalyLaw No. 103 of April 14, 1975, on New Regulations governing Radio and Television Broadcasting
March 8, 1975ItalyLaw No. 39 of March 8, 1975, on the Recognition of the Legal Age of Majority for Citizens Having Reached 18 Years Old and Amendment of other Provisions relating to the Capacity to Act and the Right to Vote
November 20, 1971ItalyLaw No. 1062 of November 20, 1971 containing Penal Provisions Concerning Counterfeiting or Alteration of Works of Art
August 14, 1967ItalyLaw No. 800 of August 14, 1967 New Rules Concerning Opera Institutions & Musical Activities
April 21, 1962ItalyLaw No. 161 of April 21, 1962. Revision of Films and Theatrical Works
March 16, 1942ItalyCivil Code (approved by Royal Decree No. 262 of March 16, 1942)
October 19, 1930ItalyPenal Code (approved by Royal Decree No. 1398 of October 19, 1930)
May 30, 2007JapanLaw for Prevention of Unauthorized Recording of Films (Law No. 65 of May 30, 2007)
June 4, 2004JapanLaw on Promotion of Creation, Protection and Exploitation of Contents (Act No. 81 of June 4, 2004)
June 2, 2004JapanBankruptcy Act (Act No. 75 of June 2, 2004, as last amended by Act No.109 of December 15, 2006)
December 7, 2001JapanBasic Law for the Promotion of Culture and the Arts (Act No.148 of December 7, 2001)
August 18, 1999JapanLaw on Punishment of Organized Crimes and Control of Crime Proceeds (Act No.136 of August 18, 1999, as last amended by Act No.79 of July 15, 2009)
June 3, 1998JapanLimited Partnership Act for Investment (Act No. 90 of June 3, 1998, as last amended by Act No.109 of December 15, 2006)
2000JordanLaw No. 16 of 2000 Amending Customs Law
1998JordanLaw No. 20 of 1998 on Customs
1998JordanLaw No. 8 of 1998 on Press and Publications
1976JordanCivil Code No. 43 of 1976
 KazakhstanCivil Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan (general part)
June 30, 2010KazakhstanLaw of the Republic of Kazakhstan onn Customs Affairs in the Republic of Kazakhstan
April 5, 2003KazakhstanCustoms Code of The Republic of Kazakhstan
January 7, 2003KazakhstanLaw of Republic of Kazakhstan on Electronic Document and Digital Signature
July 23, 1999KazakhstanLaw of the Republic of Kazakhstan on Mass Media
July 16, 1997KazakhstanCriminal Code of The Republic of Kazakhstan
December 30, 2010KenyaThe Competition Act No. 12 of 2010
2004KiribatiTelecommunications Act 2004
June 22, 2002KiribatiExhibition of Films (Amendment) Act 2002
December 29, 1997KiribatiBroadcasting and Publications Authority (Amendment) Act, 1997
September 1, 1993KiribatiBroadcasting and Publications Authority (Amendment) Act, 1993
1993KiribatiCustoms Act 1993
1988KiribatiTelecom Kiribati Ltd (Special Provisions) Act 1988
May 26, 1981KiribatiBroadcasting and Publications Authority (Amendment) Act, 1981
December 4, 1978KiribatiExhibition of Films Ordinance
1978KiribatiBroadcasting and Publications Authority Ordinance
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August 4, 1998KyrgyzstanCode of the Kyrgyz Republic on Administrative Responsibility (as amended up to Law No. 25 of February 3, 2014)
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January 14, 2002MalaysiaIntellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia Act 2002 (as at 1 January 2006)
August 18, 2000MalaysiaOptical Discs Act 2000 (Act 606)
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September 23, 1998MalaysiaCommunications and Multimedia Act 1998 (Act 558)
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December 27, 1993MexicoForeign Investment Law
July 13, 1993MexicoGeneral Law on Education (as amended up to September 11, 2013)
December 24, 1992MexicoFederal Antitrust Law
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January 21, 1988MexicoGeneral Law on Libraries
February 8, 1984MexicoLaw on the National Emblem, Flag and Anthem (revised version as of June 23, 2010)
December 31, 1975MexicoLaw on Prizes, Civil Incentives and Rewards
May 6, 1972MexicoFederal Law on Monuments and Archaeological, Artistic and Historic Zones
January 19, 1960MexicoFederal Law on Radio and Television
December 31, 1946MexicoLaw Establishing the National Institute of Fine Arts and Literature (revised version as of November 12, 1950)
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April 12, 1917MexicoLaw on Printing Crimes
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January 10, 2002MongoliaCivil Code
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February 1, 2001MongoliaLaw of Mongolia on Licensing
May 16, 1996MongoliaCustoms Law of Mongolia
November 16, 1995MongoliaLaw of Mongolia on Telecommunications
May 11, 1995MongoliaLaw on Companies of Mongolia
July 15, 1993MongoliaLaw of Mongolia on Stamp-duty
May 10, 1993MongoliaForeign Investment Law of Mongolia
December 14, 1992MongoliaEconomic Entity and Organization Income Tax Law of Mongolia
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January 17, 1975PakistanFederal Investigation Agency Act, 1974 (Act No. VIII of 1975)
December 16, 1876PakistanThe Dramatic Performances Act, 1876
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October 30, 2009PanamaLaw No. 67 of October 30, 2009 regulating the Certification of Legal Deposit and dictating the Corresponding Adequacy Rules
May 18, 2007PanamaPenal Code of the Republic of Panama (adopted by Law No. 14 of May 18, 2007, with amendments and additions introduced by Law N° 26 of 2008)
January 5, 2004PanamaLaw No. 1 of January 5, 2004 amending and updating the Penal and Judicial Codes, and Law No. 35 of 1996, and repealing an Article of the Penal Code and Law No. 15 of 1994, referring to Industrial Property Rights
February 1, 1996PanamaLaw No. 29 of 1 February 1996 enacting Rules to Protect Competition and adopting other measures
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September 24, 1946PanamaOrganic Law No. 47 of 1946 on Education
February 26, 2002Papua New GuineaIndependent Consumer and Competition Commission Act 2002
1996Papua New GuineaTelecommunications Act 1996
1989Papua New GuineaClassification of Publication (Censorship) Act 1989
1985Papua New GuineaCommercial Advertisement (Protection of Local Industry) Act 1985
1977Papua New GuineaBaby Feed Supplies (Control) Act 1977
1973Papua New GuineaBroadcasting Corporation Act 1973
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October 5, 2006ParaguayLaw No. 3.051 on National Culture
September 23, 2008PeruLaw No. 29263 of September 23, 2008 amending various articles of the Penal Code and the General Law on the Environment.
May 4, 2007Peruaw amending the Commission to Combat Piracy and Customs Crimes' composition (Law No. 29013 of 2007)
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July 19, 2004PeruLaw No. 28289. Law against Piracy
October 10, 2003PeruLaw on the democratization of Books and Reading Promotion (Law No. 28086 of October 10, 2003)
December 13, 2001PeruLaw establishing the Commission to Fight Contraband and Customs Revenue Fraud (Law No. 27595 of 2001)
August 18, 2009PhilippinesFood and Drug Administration (FDA) Act of 2009 (Republic Act No. 9711)
February 10, 2004PhilippinesOptical Media Act of 2003 (Republic Act No. 9239)
June 14, 2000PhilippinesElectronic Commerce Act (Republic Act No. 8792)
April 3, 1992PhilippinesManlilikha ng Bayan Act (Republic Act No. 7355)
June 18, 1949PhilippinesCivil Code of the Philippines (Republic Act No. 386)
July 27, 2001PolandLaw of July 27, 2001 on the Protection of Databases
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July 30, 2007PortugalLaw No. 27/2007 of 30 July (Television Act)
June 30, 2006PortugalLaw No. 24/2006 of 30 June (Artist's Resale Right)
August 18, 2004PortugalLaw No. 42/2004 of 24 August (Cinematographic Art and Audiovisual)
February 10, 2004PortugalLaw No. 5/2004 of 10 February (Electronic Communications)
February 23, 2001PortugalLaw No. 4/2001 of 23 February (Law on Radio)
October 26, 1998PortugalLaw No. 67/98 of 26 October (Personal Data)
October 23, 1990PortugalAdvertising Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 330/90 of October 23, 1990)
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July 15, 2004Republic of MoldovaCode of Science & Innovation of the Republic of Moldova No. 259-XV of July 15, 2004
May 30, 2003Republic of MoldovaLaw on the Civil Procedure Code of the Republic of Moldova No. 225-XV of May 30, 2003
October 31, 2002Republic of MoldovaLaw on Theater, Circus & Concert Organizations nr.1421-XV of October 31, 2002
April 18, 2002Republic of MoldovaPenal Code of Republic of Moldova No. 985-XV of April 18,2002
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June 27, 1997Republic of MoldovaLaw on Advertising, No. 1227-XIII of June 27, 1997
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October 26, 1994Republic of MoldovaPress Law No. 243-XIII of October 26, 1994
November 27, 2009Russian FederationCustoms Code of Customs Union (Appendix to the Treaty on the Customs Code of the Customs Union Adopted by Resolution No. 17 of November 27, 2009 of the Interstate Council of the Eurasia Economic Community)
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June 13, 1996Russian FederationCriminal Code of the Russian Federation No. 63-FZ of June 13, 1996 (as last amended on March 1, 2012)
December 29, 1995Russian FederationFamily Code of the Russian Federation No. 223-FZ of December 29, 1995 (as amended up to November 25, 2013)
August 18, 1977RwandaPenal Code of Rwanda
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 Saint LuciaTelecommunications (Amendment) Act 2003
January 30, 2006Saint LuciaTelecommunications (Amendment) Act of 2006
November 22, 2000Saint LuciaTelecommunications Act of 2000
April 3, 1993Saint LuciaCustoms (Control and Management) Act (Chapter 15.5)
December 16, 2003Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesCommerce and Intellectual Property Office Act (Act No. 43 of 2003)
April 7, 2010SamoaBroadcasting Act 2010
January 27, 2010SamoaCustoms Amendment Act 2010
May 8, 2008SamoaElectronic Transactions Act 2008
December 18, 1978SamoaFilm Control Act 1978
December 20, 1977SamoaCustoms Act 1977 (as amended up to Customs Amendment Act 2010)
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November 29, 2000Saudi ArabiaLaw of Printed Materials and Publication
November 19, 1991Saudi ArabiaChartered Accountants Law
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January 25, 2008SenegalLaw No. 2008-08 on the Electronic Transactions
November 30, 2007SenegalLaw No. 2008-12 on the Protection of Personal Data
November 30, 2007SenegalLaw No. 2008-10 on the Orientation Law on the Information Society
July 21, 1965SenegalPenal Code of Senegal
July 15, 2011SerbiaLaw on Optical Discs
December 29, 2009SerbiaCriminal Code
July 18, 2002SerbiaLaw on Broadcasting
November 25, 2010SeychellesConsumer Protection Act, 2010
November 9, 2010SeychellesSeychelles Investment Act, 2010
December 30, 2009SeychellesBusiness Tax Act, 2009
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August 27, 2009Sierra LeoneThe Bankruptcy Act, 2009
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November 5, 2008SlovakiaAct No. 516 of 5 November 2008 on the Audiovisual Fund and the amendment of certain acts
September 23, 2008SlovakiaAct No. 385 of 23 September 2008 on the News Agency of the Slovak Republic and on amendment to certain acts
May 20, 2005SlovakiaAct No. 300/2005 Criminal Code (Extracts)
September 14, 2000SlovakiaAct No. 308 of 14th September 2000 on Broadcasting and Retransmission and on Amendments of Act No. 195/2000 Coll. on Telecommunications
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December 5, 1997SlovakiaAct No. 384 of 5 December 1997 on Theatrical Activities
July 3, 1997SlovakiaAct No. 212 of 3 July 1997 on Required Copies of Periodicals, Non-Periodicals and Audiovisual Copies.
December 21, 1992SlovakiaLaw No. 13/1993 of the National Council of the Slovak Republic from December 21, 1992 on art funds
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May 1, 1973Solomon IslandsLibraries (Deposit of Books) Act (Cap 70)
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September 23, 2008South AfricaHuman Sciences Research Council Act 2008 (Act No. 17 of 2008)
August 9, 2007South AfricaSouth African Red Cross Society and Legal Protection of Certain Emblems Act 2007 (Act No. 10 of 2007)
October 24, 2001South AfricaCounterfeit Goods Act 1997 (Act No. 37 of 1997, as amended by Counterfeit Goods Amendment Act 2001)
May 1, 2000South AfricaIndependent Communications Authority of South Africa Act 2000 (Act No. 13 of 2000, as amended up to Independent Communications Authority of South Africa Amendment Act 2006)
February 2, 2000South AfricaPromotion of Access to Information Act 2000 (Act No. 2 of 2000)
April 23, 1999South AfricaBroadcasting Act 1999 (Act No. 4 of 1999)
November 2, 1998South AfricaThe National Library of South Africa Act 1998 (Act No. 92 of 1998)
October 20, 1998South AfricaThe South African Library for the Blind Act 1998 (Act No. 91 of 1998)
November 26, 1997South AfricaNational Film and Video Foundation Act 1997 (Act No. 73 of 1997)
November 6, 1997South AfricaLegal Deposit Act 1997 (Act No. 54 of 1997)
November 8, 1996South AfricaFilms and Publications Act 1996 (Act No. 65 of 1996)
September 27, 1996South AfricaNational Archives of South Africa Act 1996 (Act No. 43 of 1996)
May 11, 1977South AfricaRegistration of Copyright in Cinematograph Films Act 1977 (Act No. 62 of 1977)
March 7, 1962South AfricaHeraldry Act 1962 (Act No. 18 of 1962, as amended up to Cultural Laws Amendment Act 36 of 2001)
September 19, 0197South AfricaCounterfeit Goods Act 1997 (Act No. 37 of 1977)
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December 22, 2009SpainLaw No. 25/2009 of December 22, 2009, amending Various Laws for the Adaptation thereof to Law No. 17/2009 of November 23, 2009 on Freedom of Access to Service Activities and the Exercise thereof
June 5, 2006SpainLaw No. 19/2006 of June 5, 2006, extending the Means of Protection of Intellectual and Industrial Property rights and Laying down Procedural Rules to Facilitate the Application of Various Community Regulations
July 11, 2002SpainLaw No. 34/2002 of July 11, 2002 on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (as last amended by Law No. 7/2010 of March 31, 2010
November 11, 1987SpainOrganic Law No. 6/1987 of November 11, 1987 amending Section III of Chapter 4, under Title XIII of Book II of the Criminal Code
December 16, 1954SpainLaw of December 16, 1954 on Chattel Mortgage and Pledge without Transfer of Possession (as last amended by Law No. 13/2009 of November 3, 2009)
August 27, 1942Sri LankaNational Museums Ordinance No. 31 of 1942 (Cap. 187)
May 26, 1999SudanWelfare of the Creators Act of 1999
May 19, 1999SudanThe National Library Act of 1999
May 11, 1999SudanThe National Council for the care of Culture and Arts Act of 1999
January 31, 1991SudanCriminal Code of 1991
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March 24, 2006SwitzerlandFederal Law of March 24, 2006 on Radio and Television (status as of February 1, 2010)
June 26, 1998SwitzerlandFederal Law of June 26, 1998 on Archiving (status as of August 1, 2008)
April 30, 1997SwitzerlandLaw of April 30, 1997 on Telecommunications (status as of July 1, 2010)
June 19, 1992SwitzerlandFederal Law of June 19, 1992 on Data Protection (status as of January 1, 2011)
December 19, 1986SwitzerlandFederal Law of December 19, 1986 on Unfair Competition (status as of July 1, 2012)
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March 1, 2005TajikistanCivil Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (Part III)
December 9, 2004TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Cinema
August 1, 2003TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Advertising
December 2, 2002TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Theatre and Theatrical Activity
December 2, 2002TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Data Protection
August 6, 2001TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Informatization
August 6, 2001TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Medicines and Pharmaceutical Activity
August 6, 2001TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on the Export and Import of Cultural Property
December 11, 1999TajikistanCivil Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (Part II)
June 30, 1999TajikistanCivil Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (part I)
May 21, 1998TajikistanCriminal Code of the Republic of Tajikistan
December 13, 1997TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Culture
December 14, 1996TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Television and Radio Broadcasting
December 27, 1993TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Publishing Business
December 14, 1990TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Press and other Mass Media
April 30, 1979ThailandConsumer Protection Act, B.E. 2522 (1979)
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April 22, 2004TogoLaw amending Article 60 of Law No. 98-005 of 11 February 11, 1998 on Telecommunications
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April 19, 2000Trinidad and TobagoChutney Foundation of Trinidad and Tobago (Incorporation) Act No. 6 of 2000
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May 4, 2007TurkeyLaw No. 5651 on Regulating Broadcasting in the Internet and Fighting Against Crimes Committed through Internet Broadcasting
July 14, 2004TurkeyLaw No. 5224 of July 14, 2004 on the Evaluation, Classification and Promotion of Cinema Films (as last amended by Law No. 5728 of February 8, 2008)
June 9, 2004TurkeyCode of Press (Law No. 5187 of June 9, 2004, as last amended by the Decision of the Constitutional Court of April 28, 2011)
June 26, 2001TurkeyLaw No. 4691 on Technology Development Zones
July 28, 1999TurkeyLaw No. 4421 of July 28, 1999 amending Turkish Criminal Code
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January 16, 2003UkraineCivil Code of Ukraine
January 16, 2003UkraineEconomic Code of Ukraine
January 17, 2002UkraineLaw on the Specifics of State Regulation of Activities of Business Entities related to Production, Export, and Import of Disks for Laser Reading Systems, Matrices
May 20, 1999UkraineLaw on Architectural Activity (as last amended 25 December 2008)
January 13, 1998UkraineLaw on Cinematography
October 7, 1997UkraineLaw on Professional Creative Workers and Creative Unions
June 5, 1997UkraineLaw on Publishing (as last amended 18 September 2008)
June 25, 1996UkraineLaw on Advertising
February 28, 1995UkraineLaw on Information Agencies
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December 21, 1993UkraineLaw on Television and Radio Broadcasting (as last amended 25 June 2009)
June 25, 1993UkraineLaw on Scientific-Technical Information
December 8, 1992UkraineLaw on Printed Mass Media (Press)
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July 18, 2013United KingdomThe Cultural Test (Television Programmes) Regulations 2013
April 5, 2013United KingdomThe Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-|Print Works) Regulations 2013
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November 2, 2002United States of America21st Century Department of Justice Appropriations Authorization Act (Pub. L. 107-273, 116 Stat. 1758)
April 13, 1999UruguayLaw No. 17.088, which provides that the Director of the Centre for Judicial Studies of Uruguay may be exercised by a Minister of the Court of Appeals
December 25, 2007UzbekistanTax Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan 2007 (Extract)
December 25, 1998UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 723-I of December 25, 1998 on Advertising (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 59 of October 10, 2006) (Extract)
April 30, 1998UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 609-I of April 30, 1998 on Foreign Investments (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 832-I of August 20, 1999)
December 26, 1997UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 541-I of December 26, 1997 on Mass Media (Extract) (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No.78 of January 15, 2007)
April 24, 1997UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 402-I of April 24, 1997 on the Protection of Professional Activity of the Journalist (Extract)
April 24, 1997UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 400-I of April 24, 1997 on Guarantees and Freedom of Access to Information (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No.175-II of December 15, 2000) (Extract)
August 30, 1996UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 274-I of August 30, 1996 on Publishing Activities (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 447-II of December 13, 2002) (Extract)
August 29, 1996UzbekistanCivil Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan 1996 (Extract) (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 312 of December 26, 2011)
September 22, 1994UzbekistanCode of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Administrative Responsibility 1997 (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No.114 of September 20, 2007) (Extract)
September 22, 1994UzbekistanPenal Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan 1994 (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 93 of April 25, 2007)
October 31, 1990UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 152-XII of October 31, 1990 on Property in the Republic of Uzbekistan (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 447-II of December 13, 2002) (Extract)
November 6, 2000VanuatuE-Business Act (Cap. 264)
November 6, 2000VanuatuElectronic Transactions Act [Cap 263]
November 26, 1992VanuatuBroadcasting and Television Act [Cap 214]
August 10, 1992VanuatuArchives Act [Cap 216]
June 1, 1989VanuatuTelecommunications Act (Cap 206)
May 9, 1975VanuatuDeposit of Books Act [Cap 88]
August 31, 2011Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Information Technology Law
September 1, 2005Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)National Cinematography Law
October 30, 2001Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Special Law against Computer Crimes
December 20, 1972Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Articles 45 to 50 of the Law on Chattel Mortgages and Non-dispossessory Pledges
July 1, 2007Viet NamLaw No. 80/2006/QH11 on Technology Transfer
June 14, 2005Viet NamLaw No. 42-2005-QH11 of June 14, 2005 on Amendment of and Addition to a Number of Articles of the Law on Customs
November 16, 2001Viet NamDecree No. 39-2001-PL-UBTVQH10 on Advertisement passed by the National Assembly Standing Commitee on November 16, 2001
June 29, 2001Viet NamCustoms Law No. 29/2001/QH10 of June 29, 2001
June 9, 2000Viet NamLaw No. 21/2000/QH 10 on Science and Technology
December 21, 1999Viet NamCriminal Code
 West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)Customs Code (Annex to Regulation No. 09/2001/CM/UEMOA)
December 23, 1990YemenLaw No. 25 of 1990 on the Press and Publications
 ZimbabweBroadcasting Services Act 2001 (Chapter 12:06)
 ZimbabwePosts and Telecommunications Corporation Act 1990 (Chapter 12:03)
1996ZimbabweCompetition Act (Chapter 14:28)
1985ZimbabweNational Library and Documentation Service Act (Chapter 25:10)
1975ZimbabwePrinted Publications Act (Chapter 25:14)
1971ZimbabweNational Gallery of Zimbabwe Act (Chapter 25:09)

IP Laws: issued by the Executive

Date of TextEntityTitle
 AngolaDecree on Videograms and Phonograms
March 11, 2010AngolaDecree No. 90/09 of 15 December - General Regulatory Subsystem of higher Education
October 4, 2006AngolaCustoms Code (approved by Executive Decree No. 5/06 of October 4, 2006)
January 19, 2001AngolaDecree No. 4/01 of January 19 - Statute of Scientific Researcher's Career
December 2, 1974ArgentinaDecree No. 1.670/74 of December 2, 1974, on phonographic reproductions; Argentina Association of Interpreters
December 2, 1974ArgentinaDecree No. 1.671/74 - Control of the Collection and Distribution of Sums Obtained for the Performance or Public Use of Discs and Phonograms
September 30, 1965ArgentinaDecree No. 8.478 of September 30, 1965, on the Mandatory Authorization by Authors or their Representatives for the Performance or Utilization of their Works in Public
December 15, 1959ArgentinaDecree No. 16.697 of December 15, 1959, on Affidavit of Published Works; National Register of Intellectual Property
February 3, 1958ArgentinaDecree-Law No. 1.224 of February 3, 1958, creating the National Arts Fund
October 23, 2002BahrainDecree-Law No. 47 of 2002 on the organisation of the press, printing and publishing
June 20, 2001BahrainDecree-Law No. 21 of 2001 promulgating Commercial Companies Law
June 7, 1993BahrainLegislative Decree No. 10 of June 7, 1993 in respect of Copyright Law
 BangladeshThe National Curriculum and Text-Book Board Ordinance, 1983 (Ordinance No. LVII of 1983)
October 16, 2000BangladeshSRO No. 312-Law/2000
March 27, 2006BelgiumJanuary 13, 2006 - Decree of the Flemish Government establishing the Status of the Flemish Civil Servants
August 31, 1994BelgiumJuly 13, 1994 - Decree on Colleges in the Flemish Community (updated December 30, 2011)
July 4, 1991BelgiumJune 12, 1991 - Decree on Universities in the Flemish Community (updated December 23, 2011)
May 14, 2001BelizeCopyright (Specified Countries) Order, 2001
August 21, 2000BelizeCopyright Act (Commencement) Order, 2000
April 1, 2011BeninDecree No. 2011-322 of April 2, 2011 on the Status of the Artist in the Republic of Benin
April 14, 2005BeninDecree No. 2005-187 of April 14, 2005 on the Establishment, Powers and Operation of the National Commission on the Fight Against Piracy of Literary and Artistic Works in the Republic of Benin
May 17, 2005Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Supreme Decree No. 28152, of May 17, 2005; modifications, adjustments and additions to the Supreme Decree Nº27938 of December 20, 2004
December 20, 2004Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Supreme Decree No. 27938 of December 20, 2004; National Intellectual Property Service
July 11, 1979Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Supreme Decree No.16762; on the Legal Deposit Required for National Production Works
November 6, 1961Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Supreme Decree No. 5.918 of 6 November 1961 for the Protection of Cultural Heritage
June 10, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaDecision on Constituting the Copyright and Related Rights Council
November 12, 2010BrazilDecree No. 7.356 of November 12, 2010 (Organisational Structure of the Institute of Industrial Property)
October 1, 2008BrazilDecree No. 6.590 of October 1, 2008 (Penalties for Infractions Committed in Cinematographic Activities)
October 14, 2004BrazilDecree No. 5.244 of October 14, 2004 (National Council on Combating Piracy and Intellectual Property Crimes (CNCP))
September 3, 2003BrazilDecree No. 4.829 of September 3, 2003 (Brazilian Internet Management Committee (CGI.Br))
December 19, 2002BrazilDecree No. 4.533 of December 19, 2002 (Phonograms)
March 26, 1999BrazilDecree No. 3.000 of March 26, 1999 (Income Tax Regulations)
April 20, 1998BrazilDecree No. 2.556 of April 20, 1998 (Protection of Intellectual Property of Software)
October 20, 1969BrazilDecree-Law No. 980 of October 20, 1969 (Collection of Copyright Fees for Cinematograph Exhibitions)
October 3, 1941BrazilDecree-Law No. 3.689 of October 3, 1941 (Code of Criminal Procedure)
December 7, 1940BrazilDecree-Law No. 2.848 of December 7, 1940 (Penal Code)
December 18, 1999Brunei DarussalamEmergency (Copyright) Order, 1999
June 6, 2001Burkina FasoDecree No. 2001-259/PRES/PM/MAC on the Establishment, Composition and Responsabilities of the National Committee to Combat Piracy of Literary and Artistic Works (CNLPOLA)
December 20, 2000Burkina FasoDecree N° 2000-573/PRES/PM/MAC/MCPEA/MJPDH on Fixing the Rate of the Droit de Suite (Resale Royalty Right) on Graphic and Three-dimensional Works
December 20, 2000Burkina FasoDecree No. 2000-574/PRES/PM/MAC/MTT/MCPEA on the Establishment of a National Cultural Promotion Fund
December 20, 2000Burkina FasoDecree No. 2000-575/PRES/PM/MAC/MEF on Collecting Royalties for Private Copies
December 20, 2000Burkina FasoDecree No. 2000-577 PRES / PM / MAC / MEF on Collecting Royalties for the Reproduction of Works fixed on a Graphic or Analogue Medium
March 20, 2000Burkina FasoOrder 01-054/MAC/SG/BBDA of March 20, 2000 on the Rules of Distribution Rights
February 21, 2000Burkina FasoDecree No. 2000-053/PRES Enacting Law No. 032/33/AN of December 22, 1999, on the Protection of Literary and Artistic Property
December 30, 2005BurundiLaw No. 1/021 of December 30, 2005, on the Protection of Copyright and Related Rights in Burundi
April 24, 2009Cabo VerdeDecree-Law No. 1/2009 of April 27, 2009, revising the Law on Copyright
April 7, 2008Cabo VerdeDecree-Law No. 13/2008 of April 7, 2008, establishing the Cultural Creation Grant and Approving its Regulations
September 24, 2007Cabo VerdeDecree-Law No. 33/2007 of September 24, 2007, regulating the Use of Digital Signatures
May 22, 2006Cabo VerdeResolution No. 16/2006 of May 22, 2006, approving the Government Programme for the 7th Legislature 2006-2011
June 29, 1993Cabo VerdeLegislative Decree No. 10/93 of June 29, 1993, governing the Exercise of the Broadcasting Activity
May 13, 2009CameroonOrdinance No. 2009/001 of May 13, 2009 Amending certain Provisions of Law No. 2002/4 of 19 April 2002 to Institute the Investment Charter of the Republic of Cameroon
January 5, 1985Central African RepublicOrdinance No. 85.002 on Copyrights
December 24, 2008ColombiaDecree No. 4835 of 2008 (December 24) – By which the structure of the National Directorate of Copyright is modified and other provisions are issued
December 24, 2008ColombiaDecree No. 4834 of 2008 (December 24) - By which is modified the Staff of the National Copyright Directorate
May 29, 2008ColombiaDecree No. 879 of 2008 (May 29) - For which are regulated Law 232 of 1995, Article 27 of Law 962 of 2005, Articles 46, 47 and 48 of Law-Decree 2150 of 1995 and other provisions are established
April 7, 2008ColombiaDecree No. 1070 of 2008 (April 7) - By which Article 26 of Law No 98 of 1993 is regulated
December 22, 2006ColombiaDecree No. 4540 of 2006 (December 22) - Adopting Customs Controls to protect Intellectual Property
August 6, 2002ColombiaDecree No. 1721 of 2002 (August 6) - Regulating Law No. 719 of 2001, which amended Laws Nos. 23 of 1982 and 44 of 1993
January 22, 1996ColombiaDecree No. 0162 of 1996 (January 22) - By which the Andean Decision No. 351 of 1993 and Law No. 44 of 1993, in connection with the Collecting Societies Management of Copyright and Related Rights is regulated
March 16, 1995ColombiaDecree No. 460 of 1995 (March 16) - Governing the National Copyright Registry and Regulating Statutory Deposit
August 29, 1991ColombiaDecree No. 2041 of 1991 (August 29) - By which the National Directorate of Copyright is created as an administrative special unit, its organic structure is established and its functions are defined
June 23, 1989ColombiaDecree No. 1360 of 1989 (June 23) - Regulating the Entry of Software in the National Copyright Register
February 1, 2002Costa RicaDecree No. 30151-J regulating on Software Protection in the Central Government
November 20, 2008Côte d'IvoireDecree No. 2008-357 of November 20, 2008 on the Reform of the Ivorian Copyright Office (BURIDA)
February 20, 2002CubaDecree-Law No. 228 on Geographical Indications
December 24, 1999CubaDecree-Law No. 203 on Trademarks and other Distinctive Signs
April 3, 1996CubaDecree-Law No. 162 (Customs Law of The Republic of Cuba)
September 28, 1994CubaDecree-Law No. 156 amending Law No. 14 of December 28, 1977 on Copyright
February 21, 1978CubaDecree No. 20 on the Creation of the National Copyright Center
April 5, 1986Democratic Republic of the CongoOrdinance-Law No. 86-033 of April 5, 1986 on the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
March 19, 1991EcuadorExecutive Decree No. 2280 of March 19, 1991 on the Ecuadorian Society of Authors and Composers, SAYCE
June 6, 2001EstoniaPenal Code
September 30, 2011GabonDecree No. 01106/PR/MT of September 30, 2011 on the Creation, Allocations and Organization of the Regulatory Agency for Electronic Communications and Post
June 21, 2011GabonDecree No. 0726/PR/MCPEN of June 21, 2011 on the Creation, Organization and Functioning of Broadcasting in Gabon
February 25, 2010GabonOrdinance No. 015/PR/2010 of February 25, 2010 on the Reorganization of the Gabonese Institute of Image and Sound
October 12, 2007GabonDecree No. 000898/PR/MESA of October 12, 2007 pertaining to the Functioning and Organization of the Ministry of Social Economy and Craft Industry
November 4, 2010GreecePresidential Decree 109/2010, Harmonization of the Greek Broadcasting Legislation with the Directive 2010/13/EE (OJ L 95 of 15.4.2010) of the European Parliament and Council, which codified the Provisions of Directive 89/552/EEC (OJ L 298, 17.10.1989) Council, as it was in force after the last amendment by the Directive 2007/65/EC (OJ L 332, 18.12.2007) of the European Parliament and the Council on the Coordination of Certain Legislative, Regulatory and Administrative Provisions of the Member States concerning the Provision of Services of Audiovisual Media.
May 24, 2005GreecePresidential Decree 85/2005 on Organization the Special Investigation Service (SSI) of the Ministry of Economy and Finance
April 30, 2003GreecePresidential Decree 131/2003, Adjustment to Directive 2000/31 of the European Parliament and Council regarding certain legal aspects of the services of the information society, especially of electronic trade, to the internal market, (Directive on electronic trade)
November 14, 2002GreecePresidential Decree 343/2002, Harmonization of the Hellenic legislation with the provisions of Directive 98/84 EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of November 20, 1998 for the legal protection of services based on or consisting of the conditional granting of access [subscriber services] (EC L 320/28.11.1998, p. 54).
September 29, 1998GreecePresidential Decree 343/1998, Structure, responsibilities and Definition of Issues for the Staff of the Services of the General Secretariat of Fiscal Policy in the Ministry of Finance
September 28, 1994GreecePresidential Decree No. 311/1994, Articles of Association of the Copyright Organisation
November 29, 1943GreeceLaw 988/1943 Complementary Provision of the L. 1909, “Dramatic Works Copyright”.
March 28, 1972Guinea-BissauCopyright Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 46.980 of April 27, 1966)
February 4, 1966GuyanaThe Copyright (British Guiana) Order 1966 (Order No. 79 of 1966)
October 12, 2005HaitiDecree of October 12, 2005 on the Creation of the Office of Haitian Copyright (BHDA)
January 9, 1968HaitiDecree of January 9, 1968 relating to Copyright in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
May 1950HondurasCommercial Code (approved by Decree No. 73-50)
May 1, 2004IraqOrder No. 83, Amendment to the Copyright Law
March 30, 2002IraqLaw No. 11 of 2002 on the Fifth Amendment to Law No. 40 of 1988 on the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
February 26, 2001IraqLaw No. 11 of 2001 on the Jerusalem School of Computers
February 19, 2001IraqLaw No. 17 of 2001 on the Ministry of Culture
January 5, 1986IraqLaw No. 3 of 1986 amending for the second time the Law No. 180 of 1969 on the Retirement of Artists
January 2, 1971IraqLaw No. 3 of 1971 on Copyright
November 5, 1969IraqLaw No. 180 of 1969 on the Retirement of Artists
August 8, 2013ItalyDecree-Law No. 91 of August 8, 2013, laying out Urgent Provisions for the Protection, Enhancement and Recovery of Cultural Assets and Activities and of Tourism (as converted with amendments into Law No. 112 of October 7, 2013)
December 19, 2012ItalyDecree of December 19, 2012, of the President of the Council of Ministers on the Determination in the Interest of the Right Holders of the Minimum Requirements Necessary for a Rational and Orderly Development of the Market Intermediaries for Neighboring Rights referred to in the Law No. 633 of April 22, 1941, and its Subsequent Amendments
May 18, 2012ItalyDecree-Law No. 63 of May 18, 2012, laying out Urgent Provisions for the Reorganization of the Contributions to Publishing Industries, as well as Sale of Newspapers, Magazines and Institutional Advertising
February 25, 2008ItalyDecree of the President of Council of Ministers of July 10, 2008, on the Competencies of the Information and Publishing Department upon Tasks entrusted to the President of Council of Ministers in accordance with Article 1, Paragraph 3 of Law of January 9, 2008
January 9, 2008ItalyLegislative Decree No. 9 of January 9, 2008 on the Regulation of Ownership and Sale of Sports Broadcasting Rights and Relative Distribution of Resources
November 26, 2007ItalyDecree No. 233 of the President of the Republic of November 26, 2007, issuing the Regulation on the Reorganization of the Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities, pursuant to Article 1(404) of Law No. 296 of December 27, 2006 (as amended up to Decree-Law No. 91 of August 8, 2013)
March 16, 2006ItalyLegislative Decree No. 140 of March 16, 2006, implementing Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of April 29, 2004, on the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
February 13, 2006ItalyLegislative Decree No. 118 of February 13, 2006, implementing Directive 2001/84/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of September 27, 2001, on the Resale Right for the Benefit of the Author of an Original Work of Art
October 6, 2005ItalyMinisterial Decree of October 6, 2005 Identification of Different Types of Rural Architecture on the National Territory & the Identification of Technical-Scientific Criteria for the Implementation of Interventions, According to the Law No. 378 of December 24, 2003 Containing Provisions for the Protection & Enhancement of Rural Architecture
April 26, 2005ItalyDecree-Law No. 63 of April 26, 2005 Urgent Provisions for the Development & Territorial Cohesion, As Well As' for the Protection of Copyright (& Other Emergency Measures)
January 31, 2005ItalyDecree-Law No. 7 of January 31, 2005, laying out Urgent Provisions for the University Research, for the Cultural Heritage and Activities, for the Completion of Major Strategic Projects, for the Mobility of Public Employees, and for the Simplification of Formalities relating to Stamp Duties and Taxes Concessions, as well as other Emergency Measures (as converted into Law with changes by Law No 43 of March 31, 2005, and as amended up to Law No. 92, of June 28, 2012)
September 24, 2004ItalyMinisterial Decree September 24, 2004 on the Peripheral and Central Bodies and General Directorates of the Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities
January 22, 2004ItalyLegislative Decree No. 28 of January 22, 2004, setting out the Reform of Regulations Governing the Cinematographic Activities, in accordance with Article 10 of the Law No. 137 of July 6, 2002 (as amended up to Decree-Law No. 64 of April 30, 2010)
January 22, 2004ItalyDecree-Law No. 72 of March 22, 2004, relating to Interventions to Oppose the Illegal Diffusion of Audiovisual Works, and to Support Movie and Entertainment Activities (as converted into law with changes by Law No. 128 of May 21, 2004, and as amended up to Decree-Law No. 7 of January 31, 2005)
June 27, 2003ItalyLegislative Decree No. 168 of June 27, 2003, establishing the Specialized Intellectual Property Divisions of Tribunals and Courts of Appeals, in accordance with Article 16 of Law No. 273 of December 12, 2002 (as amended up to Decree-Law No. 1 of January 24, 2012)
April 9, 2003ItalyLegislative Decree No. 68 of April 9, 2003, implementing Directive 2001/29/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of May 22, 2001, on the Harmonization of Certain Aspects of Copyright and Related Rights in the Information Society (as amended up to Decree-Law No. 7 of January 31, 2005)
February 2, 2001ItalyLegislative Decree No. 95 of February 2, 2001, implementing the Directive No. 98/71/EC on the Legal Protection of Designs
January 29, 1998ItalyLegislative Decree No. 19 of January 29, 1998 Transformation of the Public Entity "La Biennale di Venezia" in a Private Legal Entity Called "Cultural Company La Biennale di Venezia", According to Article 11, Paragraph 1, Letter b) of the Law No. 59 of March 15, 1997
May 26, 1997ItalyLegislative Decree No. 154 of May 26, 1997, on the Implementation of the Directive No. 93/98/EC of Harmonizing the Term of Protection of Copyright and Certain Related Rights
March 15, 1996ItalyLegislative Decree No. 205 of March 15, 1996, on Amendments to Legislative Decree No. 518 of December 29, 1992, concerning the Legal Protection of Computer Programs
May 19, 1995ItalyDecree No. 233 of the President of the Republic of May 19, 1995, approving new Statute of the Italian Society of Authors & Publishers (SIAE)
April 21, 1994ItalyPresidential Decree No. 394 of April 21, 1994 (Regulation on Simplification of the Procedures for Awarding Subsidies to Theater, Cinema, Music and Dance, Circus and Traveling Shows, as well as the Procedures to Obtain Operating Licences for Amusement Parks and Circuses)
January 14, 1994ItalyDecree-Law No. 26 of January 14, 1994, setting out Urgent Measures in Support of Movie Industry (as converted into law with changes by Law No. 153 of March 1, 1994, and as amended up to Law No. 400 of December 29, 2000)
January 3, 1994ItalyDecree No. 244 of the President of the Council of Ministers of January 3, 1994, approving the Regulation on the Special Public Register for Computer Programs
January 25, 1992ItalyLegislative Decree No. 74 of January 25, 1992 implementing Directive 97/55/EC of European Parliament and of the Council of October 6, 1997 amending Directive 84/450/EEC concerning Misleading Advertising so as to include Comparative Advertising
December 6, 1984ItalyDecree-Law No. 807 of December 6, 1984. Urgent Provisions on Broadcasting
July 15, 1976ItalyDecree of the President of the Council of Ministers of July 15, 1976, concerning the Fixing of the Amount and the Distribution of Remuneration Payable under Article 73 of Law No. 633 of April 22, 1941 for the Protection of Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
September 1, 1975ItalyDecree of the President of the Council of Ministers of September 1, 1975, concerning the Fixing of the Amount and the Distribution of Remuneration Payable under Article 73 of the Law No. 633 of April 22, 1941 for the Protection of Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
September 5, 1967ItalyDecree of the President of the Republic No. 1501 of September 5, 1967 containing the Organic Regulations for Public Libraries
December 30, 1965ItalyDecree of the President of the Republic No. 1661 of December 30, 1965 containing the Criteria for the Recognition of the Nationality of Films within EU Member States
October 20, 1962ItalyDecree No. 1842 of the President of the Republic of October 20, 1962, approving the Statutes of the Italian Society of Authors and Publishers
August 23, 1946ItalyLegislative Decree No. 82 of the Provisional Head of State of August 23, 1946, on the Suspension of the Application of Certain Provisions of Law No. 633 of April 22, 1941, for the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
July 20, 1945ItalyDeputy Legislative Decree No. 440 of July 20, 1945, extending the Term of Protection for Intellectual Property Rights and Works protected under Law No. 633 of April 22, 1941 (as amended up to Legislative Decree No. 179 of December 1, 2009)
August 29, 1986JapanEnforcement Order of the Act on Exceptional Provisions for the Registration of Program Works (Cabinet Order No. 287 of August 29, 1998, as last amended by Cabinet Order No. 240 of September 11, 2009)
December 10, 1970JapanEnforcement Order of the Copyright Act (Cabinet Order No. 335 of December 10, 1970, as last amended by Cabinet Order No. 299 of December 28, 2009)
July 18, 1964JapanEnforcement Order of the Law on Exceptional Provisions to the Copyright Act, required as a consequence of the Enforcement of the Universal Copyright Convention (Cabinet Order No. 259 of July 18, 1964, as last amended by Cabinet Order No. 24 of February 18, 2005)
December 19, 1999KuwaitDecree-Law No. 5 of 1999 concerning Intellectual Property Rights
January 16, 2012Lao People's Democratic RepublicDecree No. 054/PO of January 16, 2012, of the President of the Lao People's Democratic Republic on the Promulgation of the Amended Law on Intellectual Property
January 14, 2008Lao People's Democratic RepublicDecree No. 06/P of the President Lao People’s Democratic Republic on the promulgation of the Intellectual Property Law
March 1, 1943LebanonLegislative Decree No. 340 of March 1, 1943 On the Criminal Code
January 17, 1924LebanonResolution No. 2385 of 1924 on Commercial and Industrial Property Rights
September 23, 1999Macao, ChinaDecree-Law No. 51/99/M of September 27, 1999, regulating the Commercial and Industrial Activities related to Computer Programs, Phonograms and Video Products (as amended by Law No. 11/2001 of August 6, 2001, on the Establishment of the Customs Services of the Macao SAR, P.R.C)
August 2, 1999Macao, ChinaCommercial Code (as approved by Decree-Law No. 40/99/M of August 3, 1999, and as amended up to Law No. 16/2009 of August 10, 2009, on Amendments to the Commercial Code)
August 2, 1999Macao, ChinaCivil Code (as approved by Decree-Law No. 39/99/M of August 3, 1999)
July 30, 1999Macao, ChinaDecree-Law No. 43/99/M of August 16, 1999, on the Regime of Copyright and Related Rights (as amended by Law No. 5/2012 of April 10, 2012)
July 17, 2006MadagascarInterministerial Order No. 12226/2006 laying down measures to strengthen the fight against counterfeiting of Literary and Artistic works
June 16, 1998MadagascarDecree No. 98-435 of 16 June 1998 on General Rules for the collection of copyright and neighboring rights
June 16, 1998MadagascarDecree No. 98-434 of 16 June 1998 on the Status and Functioning of the Malagasy Copyright Office (OMDA)
November 13, 1984MadagascarDecree No. 84-389 of 13 november 1984 creating the Malagasy Copyright Office
September 21, 2000MaliOrder No. 00-042/P-RM of September 21, 2000 establishing the Malian Office of Copyright
November 27, 1948MonacoOrdinance No. 3.779 of 27 November 1948 Concerning the Exploitation of Copyright in Broadcast
November 11, 2003MoroccoLaw No. 68-99 concerning the Legal Deposit (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-03-201 of 16 Ramadan 1424 (11 November 2003))
March 8, 1965MoroccoDecree No. 2-64-406 of 5 kaada 1384 (March 8, 1965), Establishing the Moroccan Copyright Office
September 4, 2001MozambiqueDecree No. 27/2001 of September 4, 2001 detailing the Regulations on the Compulsory Affixing of Seals to Phonograms
June 10, 1997MozambiqueResolution No. 12/97 of June 10, 1997 approving the Mozambique's Cultural Policy and the Strategy for its Implementation
April 30, 2004MyanmarElectronic Transactions Law
June 17, 2002MyanmarControl of Money Laundering Law
September 20, 1996MyanmarComputer Science Development Law
August 20, 1996MyanmarMotion Picture Law
June 29, 1996MyanmarTelevision and Video Law
March 31, 1994MyanmarMyanmar Citizens Investment Law
November 13, 2000New ZealandCopyright Act Commencement Order 2000
November 6, 2000New ZealandCopyright (Application to Other Countries) Amendment Order 2000
March 17, 1997New ZealandCopyright (Application to Other Countries) Amendment Order 1997
August 26, 1996New ZealandCopyright Amendment Act Commencement Order 1996
July 10, 1995New ZealandCopyright (Application to Other Countries) Order 1995 (reprinted as at 07 December 2000)
April 27, 2012NicaraguaDecree No. 18-2012 on the Promotion and Protection of Rights of Intellectual Property of the Nicaraguan People
February 1, 1904NicaraguaCivil Code of the Republic of Nicaragua
March 30, 1993NigerDecree No. 93-027 of March 30, 1993 on Copyright, Neighbouring Rights and Folklore
February 1, 1972NigeriaCopyright (Reciprocal Extension) Order 1972
May 12, 2008OmanIndustrial Property Rights and their Enforcement for the Sultanate of Oman (Royal Decree No. 67/2008)
May 4, 2008OmanRoyal Decree No. 65/2008 promulgating the Law on Copyright and Related Rights
June 2, 1962PakistanThe Copyright Ordinance, 1962 (Act No. XXXIV)
June 27, 2008PeruLegislative Decree No. 1076 of June 27, 2008 on the Law Amending Legislative Decree No. 822
June 27, 2008PeruLegislative Decree No. 1092 approving protection measures to be implemented at the national borders in order to protect Copyright and Related Rights and Trademarks
February 12, 2003PeruSupreme Decree 013-2003 - PCM Measures to ensure legality in software acquisition by public entities and agencies
April 23, 1996PeruCopyright Law (Legislative Decree No. 822 of April 23, 1996)
June 21, 2008PhilippinesExecutive Order No. 736 Institutionalizing Permanent Units to Promote, Protect and Enforce Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in Different Law Enforcement and other Agencies under the Coordination of the National Committee on Intellectual Property Rigths (NCIPR)
February 26, 1993PhilippinesExecutive Order No. 60 Creating the Inter-Agency Committee on Intellectual Property Rights
October 5, 1985PhilippinesPresidential Decree No. 1986 Creating the Movie & Television Review & Classification Board
April 9, 2009PortugalDecree-Law No. 88/2009 of 9 April (Electronic Documents and Legal Acts)
May 8, 2007PortugalDecree-Law No. 176/2007 of 8 May (Electronic Communications)
November 15, 2006PortugalDecree-Law No. 227/2006 of 15 November (Cinematographic Art and Audiovisual)
February 10, 2005PortugalDecree-Law No. 30/2005 of 10 February (Rates in Respect of Registration of Literary and Artistic Works)
May 21, 2004PortugalDecree-Law No. 121/2004 of May 21, 2004 amending Decree Law No. 39/88 of February 6, 1988 (Rules of Videogram Classification)
January 7, 2004PortugalDecree-Law No. 7/2004 of 7 January (Electronic Commerce)
December 16, 2002PortugalDecree-Law No. 309/2002 of 16 December (Indoor Public Entertainment and Amusement)
July 20, 2000PortugalDecree-Law No. 151-A/2000 of 20 July (Regulation on the radio)
July 4, 2000PortugalDecree-Law No. 122/2000 of 4 July (Legal Protection of Databases)
September 1, 1998PortugalLaw No. 62/98, of 1 September (Private Copying)
November 27, 1997PortugalDecree-Law No. 333/97 of 27 November (Satellite Broadcasting Cable Retransmission)
November 27, 1997PortugalDecree Law No. 334/97 of November 27, 1997 (Terms of Protection for Copyright and Related Rights)
September 18, 1997PortugalDecree-Law No. 241/97 of September 18, 1997 (Cable Distribution Networks)
April 8, 1997PortugalDecree-Law No. 80/97 of 8 April (Inspectorate for Cultural Activities)
November 28, 1995PortugalDecree-Law No. 315/95 of 28 November (Artistic Entertainment)
October 20, 1994PortugalDecree-Law No. 252/94 of October 20, 1994 (Legal Protection of Computer Programs)
July 8, 1989PortugalDecree-Law No. 227/89 of July 8, 1989 (Phonograms)
April 14, 1989PortugalDecree-Law No. 122/89 of April 14, 1989 (Broadcast Receiving Antenna)
September 8, 1988PortugalDecree-Law No. 317/88 of September 8, 1988 (Regulations for Satellite Television Transmission)
February 6, 1988PortugalDecree Law No. 39/88 of February 6, 1988 (Rules of Videogram Classification)
April 29, 1982PortugalDecree-Law No. 150/82 of April 29, 1982 (Public Domain Works)
March 3, 1982PortugalDecree-Law No. 74/82 of March 3, 1982 (Statutory Deposit of Publication)
December 27, 1978PortugalDecree-Law No. 433/78 of December 27, 1978 (Registration of Legal Entities Acting as Agents)
November 25, 1966PortugalDecree-Law No. 47344/66, 25 November (Civil Code)
April 17, 1918PortugalDecree No. 4114 of April 17, 1918 (Regulation on the Registry of Literary Property)
November 17, 2009QatarLaw No.21 of 2009 issuing the Income Tax Law
August 5, 2009QatarEmiri Decree No. 53 of 2009 establishing the Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
July 27, 2006QatarCommercial Law No. 27 of 2006
July 13, 2004QatarLaw No. 27 of 2004 on the Protection of the Signs, Slogans, Works and Related Rights of the Fifteenth Asian Games - Doha 2006
June 8, 2002QatarLaw No. 7 of 2002 on the Protection of Copyright and Related Rights
October 25, 1982QatarDecree Law No.14 of 1982 concerning the Deposit of Works in the National Library
October 7, 1979QatarLaw No. 8 of 1979 on the Press and Publication
May 26, 2010RomaniaGovernment Decision No. 201 of September 26, 2010 Amending the Registration Forms of the Phonograms into the National Register of Phonograms and of the Videograms into the National Register of Videograms
September 10, 2008RomaniaGovernment Decision No. 1086/2008 on the Establishment of Fees for Operations Performed by the Romanian Copyright Office and for Approval of Procedures for the Establishment, Terms of Fund Allocation and Use of Incentives for the Staff of the Romanian Copyright Office
March 29, 2006RomaniaGovernment Decision No. 401/2006 with subsequent completions and modifications, on the organization, functioning, personnel structure and necessary inputs for fulfilling the attributions of the Copyright Office of Romania
January 26, 2006RomaniaOrdinance No. 25/2006 on Strengthening the Administrative Capacity of the Romanian Office for Copyright
January 2, 2001SenegalDecree N° 2004-733 of June 21, 2004 establishing a Public Registry of Cinematography and Audiovisual Works
December 3, 2007SlovakiaDecree of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic of 3 December 2007, laying down details on a single labelling system for audiovisual works, audio recordings of artistic performances, multimedia works, programmes and other components of programme services, and on the means of its application
June 20, 2007SlovakiaAct No. 343 of 20 June 2007 on the Conditions of Registration, Public Distribution and Preservation of Audiovisual Works, Multimedia Works and Sound Recordings of Artistic Performances including Amendments and Supplements to some other Laws (Audiovisual Law)
July 8, 1975SwazilandIncome Tax Order, 1975
September 26, 1924SwitzerlandFederal Council Decree of September 26, 1924 regulating the Conditions of Reciprocity between Switzerland and the United States of America relating to the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (status as of September 19, 2000)
August 18, 2008Timor-LesteDecree-Law No. 32/2008 of August 27, 2008 on Administrative Procedure
August 16, 1991TogoDecree No. 91-199 of August 16, 1991 on the Organization and Operation of the Office of the Togolese Copyright Office (BUTODRA)
November 2, 2011TunisiaDecree No. 115 dated on November 2, 2011 on Freedom of the Press, Printing and Publishing
November 2, 2011TunisiaDecree No. 116 of 2011 dated November 2, 2011 on Freedom of and Audio-Visual Communication and Establishing Supreme Independent Body of the Audio and Visual Communication
July 1, 2002United Arab EmiratesFederal Law No. 7 of the Year 2002 Concerning Copyrights and Neighboring Rights
March 3, 1992United Arab EmiratesLaw No. 1 of 1992 of the Emirate of Sharjah on Antiquities
November 16, 1980United Arab EmiratesFederal Law No. 15 of 1980 on the Press and Publication
January 21, 1943UruguayDecree of 21 January 1943 on the Administrative Protection of Copyright, Literary and Artistic Property
December 23, 2004Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Decree No. 3.390 of December 23, 2014, establishing the Open Source Software as the Fist Priority in the National Public Administration.
October 12, 2002YemenLaw No. 40 of 2002 pertaining to Procedure & Civil Enforcement
January 17, 1999YemenRepublic Decree Law No. 19 of 1999 on Promoting Competition, Prevention of Monopolies and Commercial Fraud
October 29, 1994YemenIntelletual Property Law (Presidential Law Decree No. 19 of 1994 in respect of Intellectual Property)

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextEntityTitle
April 19, 2006AlbaniaDecision No. 232 of April 19, 2006 on the Creation & Working of Albanian Author's Right Office
September 21, 2005AlgeriaExecutive Decree N° 05-356 of 17 Chaâbane 1426 corresponding to September 21, 2005 bearing Constitution, Organisation and Operation of the National Office for Copyright and Related Rights
September 10, 2005AlgeriaExecutive Decree No. 05-316 of 6 Chaâbane 1426, corresponding to September 10, 2005 bearing composition, organisation and operation of the conciliation body charged to settle disputes relative to the use of works and performances managed by the National Office for copyright and related rights
June 6, 2003AngolaDecree-Law No. 7/03 of June 6 - Organic Statute of the Ministry of Culture
September 3, 1976AngolaDecree No. 80/76 of the September 3, 1976 determining the Form of Conservation and Protection of the Angolan People's Historical and Cultural Heritage
May 27, 2009ArgentinaDecree No. 645/2009 of May 27, 2009, on the Supervision of the Argentine Society of Authors and Composers of Music (SADAIC), Amending Decree No. 5.146 of September 12, 1969, Establishing Regulations under Law Nº 17.648 of February 22, 1968 on the SADAIC
February 19, 2009ArgentinaDecree No. 124 of February 19, 2009, conferring to the Argentine Film Directors Association (DAC) the Authority to Represent the Argentine and Foreign Author-Directors of Films and Audiovisual Works and their Rightful Owners, with regards to the Collection and Administration of Authors' Royalties pursuant to Law No. 11.723
December 21, 2006ArgentinaDecree No. 1914 of December 21, 2006, conferring to the Argentine Management Society of Actors and Performers (SAGAI) the Authority to Represent the Argentina and Foreign Actors and Dancers, and their Rightful Owners, for the Purpose of Collecting and Managing Royalties pursuant to Article 56 of Law No. 11.723, for the Exploitation, Use, Broadcasting or Communication to the Public by any means of their Performances fixed in Sound or Audio Visual Recordings
February 3, 1994ArgentinaDecree No. 165/1994 of February 3, 1994, setting out the Legal Framework of Protection for the Different Expressions of Works of Software and Databases, and their Various Means of Reproduction
October 9, 1991ArgentinaResolution No. 21.516 of the National Arts Fund of October 9, 1991, imposing Levies on Video-Cassettes
December 30, 1977ArgentinaResolution No. 15.850 of December 30, 1977 of the National Arts Fund, approving the Consolidated Text 1978 of the Legal Regime on Payments Due for the Use of Works in the Public Domain
August 7, 1974ArgentinaDecree No. 447 of August 7, 1974, on the Microfilm Editions of Periodical Publications
December 18, 1973ArgentinaDecree No. 746 of December 18, 1973, on the Rights of Performers
January 23, 1973ArgentinaRegulatory Decree No. 461 of January 23, 1973, regulating the mutual protection system for the General Society of Authors in Argentina
September 12, 1969ArgentinaDecree No. 5.146 of September 12, 1969, establishing Regulations under Law No. 17.648 of February 22, 1968 on the Argentine Society of Authors and Composers of Music (SADAIC) (as last amended by Decree No. 645 of May 27, 2009 on the Supervision of SADAIC)
February 21, 1963ArgentinaDecree No. 1351 of February 21, 1963, extending the content of Decree No. 12.170 of October 3, 1960
1963ArgentinaDecree No. 7616/63, on the Renewal of the Deposit of Unpublished Works
April 28, 1958ArgentinaDecree No. 6.255 of April 28, 1958, regulating the Activities of the National Arts Fund (as last amended by Decree Nº 1297 of May 20, 1971 on Loan for Acquisition of Real Estate)
1940ArgentinaDecree No. 71.180/1940, on the Return of Unpublished Works Deposited for Copyright Purposes
1939ArgentinaDecree No. 31.964/1939, on the Deposit of Unpublished Works for Copyright Purposes
May 3, 1934ArgentinaDecree No. 41.233 of May 3, 1934, on the Implementation of Intellectual Property Rights (also called Decree No. 41.233 of May 3, 1934, Implementing Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933 on Legal Intellectual Property Regime)
June 28, 2013AustraliaCopyright Amendment (International|Protection) Regulation 2013
March 14, 2013AustraliaIntellectual Property Legislation Amendment (Raising the Bar) Regulation 2013 (No. 1)
October 27, 2010AustraliaCopyright Amendment Regulations 2010 (No. 1)
January 12, 2005AustraliaCopyright Tribunal (Procedure) Regulations 1969
January 12, 2005AustraliaCopyright Tribunal (Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2010 (No. 1)
December 16, 2004AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Amendment Regulations 2004 (No. 2) (SR 2004 No. 362)
August 19, 2004AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Amendment Regulations 2004 (No.1)
December 18, 2003AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Amendment Regulations 2003 (No.1)
February 14, 2002AustraliaOlympic Insignia Protection Amendment Regulations 2002 (No. 1)
February 22, 2001AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 1)
February 6, 2001AustraliaCopyright Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 1)
February 6, 2001AustraliaCopyright Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 2)
February 6, 2001AustraliaCopyright Tribunal (Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2001 (No. 1), No. 9 of 2001
December 17, 1998AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Amendment Regulations 1998 (No. 1) (SR 1998 No. 360)
December 17, 1998AustraliaCopyright Tribunal (Procedure) Amendment Regulations 1998 (No.1)
December 20, 1995AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Regulations (Amendment) (SR 1995 No. 436)
April 4, 1995AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Regulations (Amendment) 1995 (SR 1995 No. 67)
April 26, 1994AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Regulations (Amendment) 1994 (SR 1994 No. 114)
September 2, 1993AustraliaOlympic Insignia Protection Regulations 1993
August 19, 1993AustraliaCopyright Regulations (Amendment) (SR 1993 No. 228)
July 27, 1993AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Regulations (Amendment) (SR 1993 No. 214)
May 14, 1992AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Regulations (Amendment) (Statutory Rules 1992 No. 124)
December 12, 1991AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Amendment Regulations 1991 (SR 1991 No. 542)
April 28, 1969AustraliaCopyright Regulations 1969 (consolidated as of April 23, 2013)
April 28, 1969AustraliaCopyright (International Protection) Regulations 1969 (consolidated as of July 1, 2013)
April 28, 1969AustraliaCopyright Amendment Regulations 2011 (No. 1)
 AzerbaijanApplication for Registration of Databases Protected by Copyright Law
April 4, 2011AzerbaijanDecision No. 38 of May 2, 1997 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on amendments to the Decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Issues related to the Implementation of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Copyright and Related Rights
May 7, 2008AzerbaijanDecree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the application of Law No. 580-IIIQD dated 1 April 2008 on amendments to the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Copyright and Related Rights
August 24, 2007AzerbaijanDecision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Rules on determining, sharing and payment of the minimum amount of the author's financial reward for the personal purposes of copying phonogramed and audiovisual works
August 30, 2005AzerbaijanDecree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Statute of the Copyright Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan
June 3, 2005AzerbaijanResolution of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the application of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on amending some legislative acts of the Republic of Azerbaijan in connection with the application of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Legal Protection of Databases
November 5, 2004AzerbaijanDecree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the application of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Legal Protection of Databases
May 11, 2004AzerbaijanDecision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on amendments to the Decision No. 38 of May 2, 1997 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan
May 17, 2003AzerbaijanRules of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the customs control of goods protected by intellectual property rights
May 3, 2000AzerbaijanRules on registration of copyright works
August 12, 1999AzerbaijanDecision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Rule on the Registration of the Cultural heritage of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the State Catalogue of national cultural property and the Catalogue of protection of cultural heritage
April 16, 1998AzerbaijanDecree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the implementation of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on culture
May 2, 1997AzerbaijanDecision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on implementation of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Copyright and Related Rights
October 8, 1996AzerbaijanResolution of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the application of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Copyright and Related Rights
September 16, 2009BahamasCopyright (Amendment) Act 2004 (Appointed Day) Notice 2009
1999BahamasCopyright Regulations 1999
September 11, 2000BangladeshThe Copyright Rules, 2006
February 2, 1993BangladeshPatents and Designs Rules, 1933 (as amended up to the 15th June 1946)
June 23, 2004BarbadosCopyright Tribunal Regulations, 2004
2004BarbadosCopyright (Prohibited Imports) Regulations, 2004
December 19, 2000BarbadosBroadcasting Regulations 2000
August 11, 1998BarbadosProclamation S.I. 1998, No. 106 of August 11, 1998 of the Copyright Act, 1998 (Act 1998-4)
February 19, 2010BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 237 of February 19, 2010 on Amendments and Additions to the Resolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 368 of March 6, 1998
May 29, 2008BelarusResolution of the Committee on Science and Technologies under the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of 29 May 2008 No. 6 on the approval of the Instructions on the procedure of distribution and payment of remuneration for reproduction for personal purposes of audiovisual works and works embodied in phonograms
March 3, 2008BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 321 of 3 March 2008 on some issues of remuneration payment for the reproduction of audiovisual works and works embodied in phonograms for personal use
February 15, 2008BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 210 of 15 February 2008 on the Rates and Procedure of Payment of Authors and other Types of Remuneration for the Creation of Works and Materials in the field of Television and Radio Broadcasting
November 21, 2007BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 1555 of 21 November 2007 approving the State program on the protection of intellectual property for 2008-2010
August 24, 2007BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 1093 of 24 August 2007 on the approval of the Regulation on the procedure of preparation and review of the literature scenarios for movies produced under social-creative orders
May 31, 2004BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 641 of 31 May 2004 on the approval of the Regulation on the National Center of Intellectual Property
October 24, 2002BelarusResolution of the Committee on Science and Technologies under the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 14 of 24 October 2002 on the approval of the Regulation on the procedure of application of minimum rates of author remuneration for the creation of works of fine and decorative-applied art
October 24, 2002BelarusResolution of the Committee on Science and Technologies under the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of 24 October 2002 No. 14 on the approval of the Regulation on the procedure of application of minimum rates of author remuneration for the creation of works of fine and decorative-applied art and of the Regulation on the procedure of payment of author remuneration for the creation of works of fine and decorative-applied art
September 25, 2002BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 1319 of 25 September 2002 on minimum rates of authors’ remuneration for the creation of works of fine and decorative-applied arts
April 28, 2001BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 616 of 28 April 2001 on the minimum rates and procedure of payment of authors’ and other types of remuneration in cinematography
November 29, 2000BelarusResolution No. 1818 of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of 29 November 2000 on minimum rates of copyright remuneration for the execution of orders for the creation of literary and artistic works for public performance or for the right of first public performance of unpublished works
May 8, 1997BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 452 of 8 May 1997 on the administration of authors’ property rights on a collective basis and minimum rates of copyright remuneration for the use of certain types of works of literature and art
November 1, 1996BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 697 of 1 November 1996 on minimum rates of copyright remuneration for the publication of works of science, literature and art
September 15, 2006BelgiumDecember 15, 2006 - Royal Decree entrusting a Society to Collect and Distribute the Public Lending Right Remuneration
April 25, 2004BelgiumApril 25, 2004 - Royal Decree on Remuneration Rights for Public Lending for the Authors, Performing or Interpreting Artists, Producers of Phonograms and Producers of First Recordings of Films
October 30, 1997BelgiumNovember 10, 2004 - Royal Decree amending the Royal Decree of October 30, 1997 on the Remuneration of Authors and Publishers for Private Copying Recorded in Graphic Form or in a Similar Way for Personal or Didactic Use
October 30, 1997BelgiumOctober 30, 1997 - Royal Decree on the Remuneration of Authors and Publishers for Private Copying Recorded in Graphic Form or in a Similar Way for Personal or Didactic Use (updated on October 20, 2010)
October 15, 1997BelgiumOctober 15, 1997 - Royal Decree entrusting a Society with Collecting and Distributing the Remuneration Rights for Copying Works Recorded in a Graphic Form or in a Similar Way
March 28, 1996BelgiumMarch 28, 1996 - Royal Decree on the Right to Remuneration for Private Copying of Writers, Artists, Performers and Producers of Phonograms and Audiovisual Works (updated December 23, 2009)
 BhutanBhutan Filming Regulation
April 25, 1997Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Supreme Decree No. 24.582 of April 25, 1997 - Software Regulations
December 7, 1994Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Supreme Decree No. 23907 of December 7, 1994; Regulations to the Law on Copyright
May 7, 1993Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Supreme Decree No. 23.493 of May 7, 1993 - Regulations to the General Cinema Act
May 24, 2011Bosnia and HerzegovinaRegulation on the Conditions for Granting Licenses to Legal Entities for the Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights
March 31, 2011Bosnia and HerzegovinaRegulation on the Deposit of Copyright and Related Rights Works and their Registration
January 28, 2011Bosnia and HerzegovinaRegulation on the Mediation for concluding Collective Agreements on the Cable Retransmitted Broadcasting Works.
December 16, 2004Bosnia and HerzegovinaDecision on Implementing Regulations of the Law on Customs Policy of Bosnia and Herzegovina
July 27, 2012BotswanaIndustrial Property Regulations, 2012
2010BotswanaFirst Schedule Relating to Industrial Property Rights Application Forms & Second Schedule Relating to Fees
March 16, 2007BotswanaCopyright & Neighboring Rights Regulations, 2007
March 10, 2009BrazilINPI Resolution No. 201/2009 (Technical Documentation in Electronic Format for the Registration of Software)
April 9, 1999BrazilNormative Instruction SRF No. 040 of April 9, 1999 (Customs Clearance of Cultural Goods)
March 18, 1999BrazilINPI Resolution No. 204/2009 (Sets the Values ​​of the Fees of Registration Services of Computer Programs)
July 14, 1998BrazilINPI Resolution No. 58/98 (Rules and Procedures for Registration of Software)
July 14, 1998BrazilINPI Resolution No. 59/98 (Fees for Registration of Software)
November 27, 2000BulgariaRegulation on Border Measures for Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
March 20, 2001Burkina FasoOrder Amending the Order No. 01-052 of March 20, 2001 Concerning the Rates of Fees for Use of Protected Literary and Artistic Works
March 19, 2001Burkina FasoOrder No. 01-50/MAC/SG/BBDA on the Affixing of Stamps to the Records, Cassettes Containing Audio or Audiovisual Works and Literary Arts
March 20, 2000Burkina FasoOrder No. 01-053/MAC/SG/BBDA of March 20, 2000 on the Rules of Collection of Fees
November 1, 2001CameroonDecree No. 2001/956/PM of November 1, 2001 implementing Law No. 2000/11 of December 19, 2000 on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
October 20, 2003CanadaCanadian Artists And Producers Professional Relations Tribunal Procedural Regulations (SOR/2003-343)
July 28, 1999CanadaExceptions for Educational Institutions, Libraries, Archives and Museums Regulations (SOR/99-325)
April 22, 1999CanadaCinematographic Works (Right to Remuneration) Regulations (SOR/99-194)
April 22, 1999CanadaStatus of the Artist Act Professional Category Regulations (SOR/99-191)
March 23, 1999CanadaLimitation of the Right to Equitable Remuneration of Certain Rome Convention Countries Statement (SOR/99-143)
August 31, 1998CanadaRegulations Defining “Advertising Revenues” (SOR/98-447)
October 1, 1997CanadaCopyright Regulations (SOR/96-423)
1978CanadaCertification of Countries Granting Equal Copyright Protection Notice (C.R.C. , c. 421)
January 5, 1985Central African RepublicDecree No. 85.006 establishing the Central African Office of Copyright
December 19, 1984ChileRegulation on the Distribution of Related Rights (promulgated by Decree No. 4764)
May 17, 1971ChileDecree No. 1.122 approving the Regulation for the Application of Law No. 17.336 of October 2, 1970 on Intellectual Property
November 30, 1935ChileRegulation for the Collection of 'Copyright Fees' (promulgated by Decree No. 5054)
March 16, 2011ChinaDecision of the State Council on Amending the Regulation on the Administration of Publications
March 16, 2011ChinaDecision of the State Council of March 16, 2011, on Amending the Regulations on Administration of Audiovisual Products (promulgated by Order No. 595 of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China)
November 25, 2010ChinaMeasures for the Registration of Pledge on Copyright
November 10, 2009ChinaInterim Measures for Payment of Remuneration by Radio and Television Stations for Broadcasting Sound Recordings
May 7, 2009ChinaMeasures for Implementation of the Administrative Punishment of Copyright
January 31, 2008ChinaRegulation on the administration of visual and audio program on internet
October 25, 2006ChinaMeasures concerning the Administration of Wholesale, Retail and Lease of Audio and Video Products
May 18, 2006ChinaRegulation on the Protection of the Right to Network Dissemination of Information
June 7, 2005ChinaRegulations on Administration of Commercial Performances
April 30, 2005ChinaMeasures of April 30, 2005, for the Administrative Protection of Internet Copyright (issued by the National Copyright Administration and the Ministry of Information Industry)
December 22, 2004ChinaRegulations of December 22, 2004, of Copyright Collective Management (promulgated by Decree No. 429 of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China)
July 6, 2004ChinaMeasures for the Administration of Chinese-Foreign Cooperative Film Production
February 9, 2004ChinaMeasures for the Administration of Chinese-Foreign Cooperative Audio-video Product Distribution Enterprises
September 29, 2002ChinaRegulations on Administration of Business Premises for Internet Access Services
August 2, 2002ChinaImplementing Regulations of August 2, 2002, of the Copyright Law of the People’s Republic of China (promulgated by Order No. 359 of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China)
February 20, 2002ChinaMeasures for the Registration of Computer Software Copyright
January 1, 2002ChinaRegulations of January 1, 2002, on Computers Software Protection (promulgated by Decree No. 339 of December 20, 2001, of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China)
December 25, 2001ChinaRegulations on the Administration of Publications (as last amended on March 19, 2011)
December 25, 2001ChinaRegulations of March 19, 2001, on Administration of Audiovisual Products (as amended by the Decision of March 19, 2011, of the State Council on Amending the Regulations on Administration of Audiovisual Products)
December 12, 2001ChinaRegulations on the Administration of Movies
August 2, 2001ChinaRegulations on Administration of Printing Industry
June 21, 2000ChinaInterim Measures for the Publishing Fund of Marine Science and Technology
April 8, 1999ChinaMeasures of Intellectual Property Management for Higher Education Institution
August 11, 1997ChinaRegulation on the Administration of Broadcasting and Television
February 8, 1994ChinaMeasures for Intellectual Property Management of National High-Tech Research and Development Projects (for Trial Implementation)
September 25, 1992ChinaProvisions on the Implementation of the International Copyright Treaties
November 5, 2010ColombiaResolution No. 303 of November 5, 2010 - By which are established the guidelines for registering works, services, contracts and other acts at the Copyright National Registry
July 30, 2009ColombiaResolution No. 244 of July 30, 2009 - By which is established the Automatic Information System of Registered Works, Phonograms and Contracts in the Administrative Special Unit of the National Copyright Directorate and the conditions of use of the above mentioned system are established
May 22, 2009ColombiaResolution No. 152 of May 22, 2009 - By which is issued the Manual of Good Accounting Practices for the Collecting Societies of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
November 24, 2006ColombiaAgreement No. 10 of 2006 (November 24) - By means of which the subscription-based television service is regulated
May 3, 2010Costa RicaExecutive Decree No. 36014-MP-COMEX-J of May 3, 2010, approving amendments to the Regulation of Copyright and Related Rights Law (Executive Decree 24611-J of September 4, 1995)
March 18, 2010Costa RicaAgreement J135, Regulation for the Hiring of External Examiners for the Patent Office of the Registry of Industrial Property
September 4, 2009Costa RicaDecree No. 35536-MP, Repealing the Article 4 of the Regulation under Article 50 of the Law No. 6683 and its Amendments, Law on Copyright and Related Rights
November 21, 2008Costa RicaDecree No. 34904-J, Amendments to the Regulation of the Law of Copyright and Related Rights
April 27, 1998Costa RicaDecree No. 26937-J, Regulation of the General Law of Public Events, Audio-visual and Printed Materials
April 20, 1998Costa RicaDecree No. 26882-J, Modification of the Regulation of Copyright and Related Rights Law
September 4, 1995Costa RicaDecree No. 24611-J, Regulation of the Copyright and Related Rights Law
July 5, 1994Costa RicaDecree No. 23485-MP, Regulation of the Article 50 of the Law on Copyright and Related Rights
July 20, 1989Costa RicaDecree No. 19117-JC, Placing the Register on Copyright and Related Rights in the National Register
May 9, 2006Côte d'IvoireInterministerial Order No. 016 of May 9, 2006 on the Organization and Operation of the Brigade to Combat Fraud and Piracy of Cultural Works (Cultural Brigade)
August 2, 2007CroatiaRegulation on Customs Measures Against Goods Infringing Intellectual Property Rights and Regulations on Amendments and Supplements to the Regulation on Customs Measures Against Goods Infringing Intellectual Property Rights (OG No. 82/2007)
December 23, 2004CroatiaOrdinance amending the Ordinance on Special Charges and Charges for Information Services Provided by the State Intellectual Property Office (OG No. 187/2004)
May 21, 2004CroatiaRegulations on the Professional Criteria and Procedures for Granting Authorizations for Performing Collective Management of Rights and on Remunerations for the Work Done by the Council of Experts and Regulations Amending and Supplementing the Regulations on the Professional Criteria and Procedures for Granting Authorizations for Performing Collective Management of Rights and on Remunerations for the Work Done by the Council of Experts (OG Nos. 72/2004, 151/2008 & 90/2013)
September 6, 2000CroatiaRegulation on Special Charges and Charges for Information Services Provided by the State Intellectual Property Office and Regulations Amending and Supplementing the Regulations on Special Charges and Charges for Information Services Provided by the State Intellectual Property Office
May 24, 2010CubaResolution No. 42 of May 24, 2010 Approving Ten Percent (10%) of Gross Receipts at the Box Office for Remuneration of the Authors of Audiovisual Works for the Public Display of them, when they are Projected in Public Places with an Entrance Fee
December 4, 2009CubaResolution No. 100 approving Fees of Copyright that are Generated by Marketing Products in Video or Similar Format
July 6, 2009CubaResolution No. 10 approving Rates for the Remuneration of Authors of Dramatic, Dramatic - musical, Pantomime, Choreographic Works and Scripts for Musical and Circus Shows for the Second and Successive Representations of their Works)
February 19, 2008CubaResolution No. 10 approving the Regulation for the Conclusion of Contracts for the Edition of Literary Works that are Expressed in a Book or Pamphlet Format, Created outside the Scope of Employment.)
February 19, 2008CubaResolution No. 11 Modifying the Resolution of the Minister of Culture of March 26, 2003
August 12, 2003CubaResolution No. 85 (Regulation on the Rules concerning the Constitution of Reserved Rights in Literary, Artistic, Scientific and Educational Works that can be Reproduced by any Means, Known or Unknown, in the National Territory.)
July 2, 2003CubaResolution No. 72 (Regulation for the Protection of Audiovisual Works and Rates for the Remuneration of Authors for the Public Communication of Audiovisual Works through Broadcasting)
March 26, 2003CubaResolution No. 29 establishing the Regulation for the Conclusion of Contracts and Remuneration of Authors or their Inheritors for Theatrical or Public Performance of Dramatic, Dramatico-musical Works, Pantomimes and Choreographic Works, as well as Scripts for Musicals and Circus)
February 20, 2003CubaResolution No. 13 (Regulation for Optional Registration of Copyright Protected Works and Acts and Contracts relating to Copyright.)
November 15, 2002CubaResolution No. 162 (Establishing the Procedure for the Presentation, Analysis and Resolution of Claims for Breach or Violation of the Legislation in Force on Copyright.)
November 13, 2002CubaResolution No. 156 (Granting the Director General of the National Copyright Center, on Behalf of the Minister of Culture, with the Competence to Resolve Disputes that Arise in Prosecuting Violations or Breaches of the Law No. 14 on Copyright.)
June 6, 2002CubaResolution No. 84 (Regulation for the Form of Contract and Compensation for the Use of Musical Works Unedited or Created ​​on Demand.)
May 9, 2002CubaInstruction No. 1 (Concerning the Scope and Interpretation of the Provisions of Resolution No.42 of June 2, 1997 of the MINCULT.)
March 11, 2002CubaResolution No. 34 (Regulation for the Conclusion of Contracts and Remuneration of Authors for Editing the Literary and Scientific Works expressed in a Book or Pamphlet Created outside the Scope of Employment.)
February 28, 2002CubaResolution No. 21/2002 of February 28, 2002 on the National Industrial Property System
February 20, 2002CubaResolution No. 23 (Regulation for the Protection of Authors of Scenarios and Scripts for Radio and Television, and Audiovisual Works created for Television, if they are not Created Following the Scope of Employment.)
January 14, 2002CubaResolution No. 5 (Establishing the Rules relating to Copyright of the Authors of Visual Art Works.)
May 22, 2000CubaRegulation of Decree-Law No. 203 'on Trademarks and other Distinctive Signs' (approved by Resolution No. 63/2000)
December 13, 1999CubaResolution No. 111 (Including Audiovisual Works in Video or other Similar Formats in the Categories approved by the Resolution No. 42 of June 2, 1997 of the MINCULT.)
December 2, 1997CubaResolution No. 5/97 (Establishing Remuneration Fees for any Use of Music to CAMC.)
October 20, 1997CubaInstruction No. 1 (Concerning the Scope and Interpretation of the Provisions of the Resolution No. 42 of June 2, 1997 of the MINCULT.)
June 2, 1997CubaResolution No. 42 (On Compensation in Freely Convertible Currency to Authors whose Works are Commercialized in that Currency at the Borders and on the Payment of Royalties to Performers of Works Fixed in Phonograms.)
April 2, 1996CubaResolution No. 35 (Establishing Rules for Copyright Protection of the Oral Public Communication of Literary Works, as well as for the Compensation of the Authors.)
November 16, 1993CubaResolution No. 76 (Giving Effect to the Contracting System through which Economic Relations between the Institutions and the Artists and Creators are Guaranteed in Compliance with the Provisions of the Resolution No. 61 of October 7, 1993 of the MINCULT.)
October 7, 1993CubaResolution No. 61 (Providing the Grounds on which the Relevant Measures Adopted to Implement the Changes in Economic Relations between Institutions and Artists and Creators will be applied.)
June 21, 1991CubaJoint Resolution No. 1 of the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Metallurgical Industry (Establishing Rules and Principles for the Protection of Computer Programs and Databases, Concerning their Creation, Conclusion of Contracts and Commercial Exploitation.)
November 20, 1980CubaResolution No. 157 (Establishing Rates for the Remuneration of the Authors of Journalistic Collaborations Residing in the National Territory.)
November 29, 1979CubaRegulation on the implementation of the Law on National and Local Monuments (approved by Decree No. 55 of the Executive Committee of the Council of Ministers)
October 16, 2006Czech RepublicDecree of October 16, 2006, defining types of devices for making reproductions, types of blank record carriers and the amount of lump-sum remuneration, as amended by Decree No. 408/2008 Coll.
February 21, 1994Democratic People's Republic of KoreaEnforcement Regulations for Foreign-Invested Business and Foreign Individual Tax Law
March 9, 2010DenmarkOrdinance on the Application of the Act on Copyright in Relation to Other Countries
November 5, 2003DominicaCopyright (Commencement) Order, 2003 (SRO 47 of 2003)
June 13, 2011Dominican RepublicRegulation for the Aplication of Law No. 108-10 on the Promotion of the Film Industry in the Dominican Republic (approved by Decree No. 370-11)
February 23, 2006Dominican RepublicDecree No. 63-06 approving the Regulation of Purchases and Contracts for Services, Goods, Works and Concessions
March 14, 2001Dominican RepublicDecree No. 362-01 Establishing the Implementing Regulations of the Law No. 65-00 on Copyright
March 2, 2001Dominican RepublicDecree No. 303-01 Creating and Integrating the National Commission for the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
July 10, 1998Dominican RepublicDecree No. 262-98 Establishing the Regulation of Procurement and Contracting of Goods and Services of Public Administration
September 6, 1976Dominican RepublicDecree No. 2310 Creating the Centre for Cultural Property Inventory
September 20, 1969Dominican RepublicRegulation No. 4195 on the Office of Cultural Heritage
February 26, 2009EcuadorResolution No. 453-09, DNDAyDC
October 18, 2006EcuadorRegulation on the Law on National Film Promotion
October 18, 2000EcuadorResolution No. CD-IEPI 00-61. Rules of Procedure of the Committee on Intellectual Property, Industrial Property and Plant Variety Protection IEPI.
January 25, 1999EcuadorRegulations under the Law on Intellectual Property
December 1, 1993EcuadorExecutive Decree No 1282
September 25, 1986EcuadorAmendments to the Regulation on the Culture Fund
May 23, 1986EcuadorRegulation of the Culture Law
August 7, 1985EcuadorRegulation on the Culture Fund (FONCULTURA)
February 9, 2011EgyptPrime Minister Decree No. 497 of 2005 on Issuing the Executive Regulations for Book III of Law No. 82 of 2002 on The Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
October 20, 2008EgyptCircular No. 26 of 2008 on the Economic Courts
November 26, 2006EgyptPrime Ministerial Decree No. 2202 of 2006 on The Amendment of Some Provisions of the Executive Regulations for Book Three of the Law on The Protection of Intellectual Property Rights Issued by Law (82) of 2002
July 6, 2006EgyptPrime Ministerial Decree 1241/2006 Modifying some provisions in the Executive Regulations of the Intellectual Property Rights Protection Law promulgated by Prime Ministerial Decree 1366/2003
May 15, 2005EgyptDecree No. 109 of 2005 Issuing the Executive Directive of Law No. 15/2004 on E-signature and Establishment of the Information Technology Industry Development Authority (ITIDA)
September 28, 1994El SalvadorRegulations of the Law to Promote and Protect Intellectual Property Rights (Executive Decree No. 35 of 28 September 1994)
June 27, 2003FijiCopyright Tribunal Rules of Procedures 2003
June 13, 2003FijiCopyright (Prescribed Countries) Regulations 2003
June 13, 2003FijiCopyright (Border Protection) Regulations 2003
November 12, 1999FinlandDecree on the Openness of Government Activities and on Good Practice in Information Management
April 21, 1995FinlandDecree on the Application of the Copyright Act in certain cases to Protected Items Originating in States Belonging to the European Economic Area
April 21, 1995FinlandCopyright Decree No. 574 of April 21, 1995
August 25, 1991FinlandDecree No. 442 of August 25, 1961 Relating to a More Effective Application of the Copyright Act
December 10, 2013FranceDecree No. 2013-1141 of December 10, 2013, regarding the Information for Purchasers of Recording Devices subject to the Private Copying Remuneration
July 9, 2013FranceOrder of July 9, 2013, amending the Order of May 6, 2013, issued pursuant to Article L.132-25 of the Intellectual Property Code and Extending the Protocol Agreement of December 20, 2012, concerning the Contractual Practices between Scriptwriters and Fiction Producers
July 8, 2013FranceDecree No. 2013-596 of July 8, 2013, removing the Complementary Penalty of Suspending Access to an On-Line Public Communication Service and relating to the Information Transmission Methods provided for in Article L. 331-21 of the Intellectual Property Code
May 6, 2013FranceOrder of May 6, 2013, Issued Pursuant to Article L.132-25 of the Intellectual Property Code and Extending the Protocol Agreement of December 20, 2012, concerning the Contractual Practices between Scriptwriters and Fiction Producers
March 27, 2013FranceOrder of March 27, 2013, issued Pursuant to Article L. 212-8 of the Intellectual Property Code
September 8, 2011FranceDecree No. 2011-1073 of September 8, 2011 on the Abolition of Commissions and Administrative Bodies
April 11, 2011FranceDecree No. 2011-386 of April 11, 2011 on indicators of the High Authority for the dissemination of works and protection of human rights on the Internet
November 10, 2010FranceDecree No. 2010-1366 of November 10, 2010 on the labeling offers services communication to the public online and in the regulation of technical protection measures and identification of works and objects protected by copyright
October 12, 2010FranceDecree No. 2010-1202 of October 12, 2010 amending Article R. 331-37 Code of Intellectual Property
August 26, 2010FranceDecree No. 2010-994 of August 26, 2010 relating to the commission referred to in Article L. 132-44 of the Code of Intellectual Property
July 26, 2010FranceDecree No. 2010-872 of July 26, 2010 on Proceedings before the Commission for Protection Rights of the High Authority for the Dissemination of works and Protection of Rights on Internet
June 25, 2010FranceDecree No. 2010-695 of June 25, 2010, on Gross Negligence for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Property on the Internet
March 5, 2010FranceDecree No. 2010-236 of March 5, 2010, on the Automated Processing of Personal Data authorized by Article L. 331-29 of the Code of Intellectual Property, called the “Management System for Measures for the Protection of Original Works on the Internet'
December 29, 2009FranceDecree No. 2009-1773 of December 29, 2009 on the organization of the High Authority for the dissemination of works and protection of rights on the Internet
October 26, 2009FranceDecree No. 2009-1309 of October 26, 2009 Amending Articles R. 321-6-1 and R. 321-8 of the Intellectual Property Code
July 24, 2009FranceOrdinance No. 2009-901 of 24 July 2009 on the legislative part of the Code of Cinema and Motion Picture
July 21, 2009FranceDecree No. 2009-887 of July 21, 2009 implementing Article L. 331-18 of the Code of Intellectual Property
June 17, 2009FranceOrder of June 17, 2009 Concerning the Conditions of Availability of Public Mapping Databases attached to intellectual property rights jointly held by the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies and the National Geographic Institute (as amended by Decree n°2011-1371 of October 27,2011)
February 6, 2009FranceDecree No. 2009-131 of February 6, 2009 concerning the Designation of the Depositary of Digital Files of Printed works mentioned in 7 of Article L. 122-5 of the Code of Intellectual Property
December 19, 2008FranceDecree No. 2008-1391 of December 19,2008 implementing the exception to Copyright, Related Rights and the right of databases producers for people with disabilities
May 9, 2007FranceDecree No. 2007-756 of May 9, 2007 implementing Article L. 122-8 code and intellectual property on the resale right ('droit de suite').
May 3, 2007FranceOrder of 3 May 2007 amending the Decree of 10 July 2000 establishing the .|AND|Order of May 3, 2007 appointing the Supreme Council of Literary and Artistic property.
February 1, 2007FranceDecree No. 2007-144 of February 1, 2007 amending Article R. 611-14-1 of the Code of Intellectual Property and Decree No. 96-858 of October 2, 1996 on the sharing of certain officials and employees of the State and its public institutions directly involved in the creation of software, the creation or discovery of a new variety or work recovery
December 23, 2006FranceDecree No. 2006-1763 of December 23, 2006 on Criminal Prosecution of certain Infringements of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
September 26, 2005FranceDecree No. 2005-1218 of September 26, 2005 amending the Decree of October 2, 1996 on the Sharing of Certain Officials and Employees of the State and its Public Institutions directly involved in Creating Software, creating or Discovery of a new variety or work recovery
May 23, 2005FranceDecree No. 2005-578 of May 23, 2005 amending Article R. 214-2 of the Code of Intellectual Property
August 31, 2004FranceDecree No. 2004-920 of August 31, 2004 concerning the application of Articles L. 133-2 to L. 133-4 of the Code of Intellectual Property and on Remuneration for Loans from Libraries
August 31, 2004FranceDecree No. 2004-921 of August 31, 2004 implementing Article L. 133-3 of the Intellectual Property Code on the part relating to Remuneration for Library Loans at the State Expense
September 6, 2001FranceDecree No. 2001-809 of September 6, 2001 amending the regulatory part of the code of intellectual property and on aid granted by collecting societies and distribution rights
April 17, 2001FranceDecree No. 2001-334 of April 17, 2001 amending the regulatory part of the code and intellectual property on the control of collecting societies and distribution rights
February 13, 2001FranceDecree No. 2001-141 of February 13, 2001 amending Decree No. 96-858 of October 2, 1996 on the Sharing of Certain Officials and Employees of the State and its Public Institutions Directly involved on the Creation of a Software, the Creation or Discovery of a New Variety or Work Recovery
September 10, 1999FranceDecree No. 96-858 of October 2, 1996 on the sharing of certain officials and employees of the State and its public institutions directly involved in the Creation of Software, the Creation or Discovery of a Plant Variety or work Recovery (as last amended by Decree of August 29, 2012)
November 18, 1998FranceDecree No. 98-1040 of November 18, 1998 amending the regulatory part of the Code of Intellectual Property
November 18, 1998FranceDecree No. 98-1041 of November 18, 1998 concerning the application of Articles L. 132-20-1 and L. 217-2 of the Code of Intellectual Property
November 18, 1998FranceDecree No. 98-1042 of November 18, 1998 concerning the application of Articles L. 132-20-2 and L. 217-3 of the Code of Intellectual Property
December 23, 1997FranceDecree No. 97-1316 of December 23, 1997 implementing Article L. 122-3° (d) of Intellectual Property Code
September 10, 1997FranceDecree No. 97-844 of September 10, 1997 supplementing Decree No. 96-858 of October 2, 1996 on the sharing of certain officials and employees of the State and its public institutions directly involved in the creation of a software, the creation or discovery of new plant variety or work recovery.
June 28, 1996FranceDecision of June 28, 1996 of the Committee established by Article L. 214-4 of the intellectual Property Code, Amending the Decision of September 9, 1987 of the Committee established by Article 24 of Law No. 85-660 of July 3, 1985 as amended relating to Copyright and Rights of Artists Performers, Producers of phonograms and Video Recordings and Audiovisual Communication Enterprises
February 2, 1996FranceDecree No. 96-103 of 2 February 1996, in Application of Law No. 94-361 of May 10, 1994, Concerning Legal Protection of Computer Programs and Amending the Intellectual Property Code
April 14, 1995FranceDecree No. 95-406 of April 14, 1995 on the application of Articles L. 122-10 to L. 122-12 of the Intellectual Property Code and on the Collective Management of Reprographic Reproduction
April 10, 1995FranceDecree No. 95-385 of April 10, 1995, Concerning the Regulatory Part of the Intellectual Property Code and its Annex: Intellectual Property Code (Regulatory Part)
March 17, 1995FranceOrder of March 17, 1995 made under section A. 382-27 of the Code of Social Security on income taxable under artistic non-commercial profits
January 12, 1995FranceOrder of January 12, 1995 on Statutory Deposit
January 12, 1995FranceOrder of January 12, 1995 laying down the lists of Libraries having the rights to receive the legal deposit of printer
January 12, 1995FranceOrder of January 12, 1995 giving to some keeper of Public Records the rights to receive the legal deposit of printer like archivists
January 12, 1995FranceOrder of January 12, 1995 fixing the mandatory to be included in statements accompanying the filing of legal Phonograms
January 6, 1995FranceOrder of January 6, 1995 on Statutory Deposit and Technical Conditions (Audiovisual National Institut)
January 5, 1995FranceDecree No. 95-36 of January 5, 1995 on Statutory Deposit
December 27, 1994FranceDecree No. 94-1147 of 27 December 1994 on social insurance for artists and authors to amend the Code of Social Security (Second Part: Decrees in Council of State)
September 27, 1994FranceDecree No. 94-836 of September 27, 1994 concerning the Detention of Counterfeit Goods by the Customs Administration and Organization of the Simplified Filing Designs
December 22, 1993FranceDecision of December 22, 1993 of the Committee established by Article L. 214-4 of the Code of Intellectual Property supplementing the decision of September 9, 1987
October 17, 1990FranceMinisterial Order of October 17, 1990 Issued Pursuant to Article 20 (Title II) of Law No. 85-660 of July 3, 1985, on the Rights Neighboring on Copyright of Performers Engaged for the Making of an Audiovisual Work
May 23, 2006GabonDecree No. 000452/PR/MCAEP of May 23, 2006 fixing the Regulation on the Management of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
May 23, 2006GabonDecree No. 000453/PR/MCAEP fixing the Price of the Charge on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
July 3, 2010GeorgiaResolution No. 182 of July 3, 2010 of the Government of Georgia, on Approval of Fees for the Service Related with Patenting, Registration and Deposition of Intellectual Property Subject-Matters (as last amended on September 7, 2011)
December 13, 2001GermanyLaw to Revise the Rules on Costs in the Field of Intellectual Property
December 20, 1985GermanyRegulation Concerning the Mediation Body for Copyright Disputes
December 18, 1965GermanyRegulation Concerning the Registration of the Name of the Author
January 25, 2010GhanaCopyright Regulations, 2010
October 12, 2007GreeceMinisterial Decision ΥΠΠΟ/ΔΙΟΙΚ/98546 of 2007, Reproduction of Copyrighted Work for the Benefit of the Blind and the Deaf-Mute and Extension of the Arrangement to the Other Categories of People with Disabilities
July 27, 2007GreeceMinisterial Decision No 10100/D3B/4020 of 2007, Control Services competent for the application of Law 2121/1993 provisions and determination of the procedure for the imposition and collection of the administrative fine provided for in articles 65A and 66 of Law 2121/1993 as modified by article 2, Law 3524/2007
September 12, 2005GreeceMinisterial Decision ΓΔΑΠΚ/ΔΜΕΕΠ/Γ2/Φ51-52-54/81397/2199, Determination of Fees for: a) Photography - Filming - Video Recording in Museums, Monuments and Archaeological Sites, b) Publishing Photographs of Archaelogical Content for Commercial Exploitation c) Electronic Publishing, d) Use of Images over the Internet e) Events in Ancient Theaters and Other Archaelogical Sites. f) Procedure for Paying Fees for Impressions, Copies and Illustrations of Immovable and Movable Monuments that Belong to the State. g) Procedure for Paying Fees for the Use of Immovable and Movable Monuments on a Logo.
August 28, 2003GreecePresidential Decree 234/2003, Terms and Conditions for granting Permits of Establishment, Installation and Operation of Television Broadcasting Stations of Free Access
August 28, 2003GreecePresidential Decree 235/2003, Terms and Conditions for Granting Licenses of Founding, Establishing and Operation of Free-To-Air Radio Broadcasting Stations
April 9, 2003GuatemalaGovernment Decision No. 233-2003, Regulations under the Law on Copyright and Related Rights
November 29, 2010HondurasRegulation to the Property Law (approved by Resolution CD-IP No. 003-2010)
2001Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 528A Registration of Copyright Licensing Bodies Regulation
2001Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 544A Prevention of Copyright Piracy (Notices) Regulation
1979Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 528C Copyright Tribunal Rules
1973Hong Kong, ChinaChapter: 528B Copyright (Libraries) Regulations
2009HungaryGovernment Decree No. 100 of 2009. (V. 8.) Korm. on the Detailed Rules Related to the Licensing of Certain Use of Orphan Works (consolidated as of January 1, 2011)
2004HungaryGovernment Decree No. 117 of 2004 (IV. 28.) Korm. on the Determination of the Manner & Conditions of the Communication & Making Available to the Public in the Case of Free Use Provided for in Article 38(5) of Act LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright
2001HungaryGovernment Decree No. 266 of 2001 (XII. 21.) Korm. on the Hungarian Design Council
2000HungaryGovernment Decree No. 158 of 2000 (IX. 13.) Korm. on the Determination of the Range of Devices Used for the Purposes of Reprography
1999HungaryGovernment Decree No. 156/1999. (XI. 3.) on Structure and Operation of the Council of Copyright Experts
1995HungaryDecree No. 76 of 1995 (XII. 29.) of the Minister of Industry and Trade (IKM) on the Patent Attorney Examination
1995HungaryDecree No. 78/1995 (XII. 29.) of the Minister of Industry and Trade (IKM) on Industrial Property Qualification
1978HungaryDecree-Law No. 28 of 1978 of the Presidium of the Hungarian People's Republic on the Protection of Industrial Designs
1969HungaryDecree No. 9 of 1969. (XII.29.) MM Implementing Act No. III of 1969 on Copyright (as last amended by Decree No. 24/1994. (XII.28.) MKM)
January 16, 2002IcelandRegulation on Broadcasting Activities
 IndiaCopyright Rules, 1958
October 21, 2008IndiaDirection of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India
May 8, 2007IndiaIntellectual Property Rights (Imported Goods) Enforcement Rules, 2007
October 17, 2000IndiaInformation Technology (Certifying Authorities) Rules, 2000
March 24, 1999IndiaThe International Copyright Order, 1999
September 29, 1994IndiaThe Cable Television Networks Rules, 1994 (as amended up to February 27, 2009)
October 26, 1997IndonesiaRegulation of the Minister of Justice No. M.01-HC.03.01 of October 26, 1997 concerning the Registration of Copyright
April 5, 1989IndonesiaGovernment Regulation No. 7 of April 5, 1989 on the Copyright Council
January 14, 1989IndonesiaGovernment Regulation No. 1 of December 29, 1989 on translation and/or reproduction of works in the field of education, sciences, research and development
March 6, 1986IndonesiaGovernment Regulation No. 14 of March 6, 1986 on the Copyright Council
January 22, 2001IraqInstructions No. 1 of 2001 on the Development of Computers in the Directorate General of Municipalities
May 22, 1995IraqInstructions No. 97 of 1995 on the National Center for Computers
March 6, 1995IraqInstructions No. 1 of 1995 amending the Regulation on Ownership and Circulation of Works of Art
December 26, 1994IraqInstructions No. 12 of 1994 on the ownership and circulation of works of art
May 4, 1992IraqRegulations of 1992 amending Regulation No. 1 of 1989 on the formation of the National Center for Computers
December 17, 1990IraqInstructions No. 1 of 1990 to facilitate the implementation of Law No. 100 of 1972 on the National Center for Computers
October 29, 1990IraqInstructions No. 1 of 1990 on National Center of Computers
March 12, 1990IraqInstructions No. 1 of 1990 on the Second Amendment to the Instructions for the Formations of the National Center for Computers
August 7, 1989IraqInstructions No. 1 of 1989 amending the Regulation of Formations of the National Center for Computers
July 31, 1989IraqRegulation No. 1 of 1989 on the formation of the National Center for computers
March 28, 1988IraqInstructions of 1988 on the First Amendment to Regulation No. 1 of 1983
September 21, 1987IraqRegulation No. 1 of 1987 on the Commission aiming to Honor Scientists, Thinkers, Creators, Writers and Artists
September 21, 1987IraqRegulation No. 2 of 1987 on the Commission to Honor Scientists, Thinkers, Creators, Writers and Artists
September 2, 1985IraqInstructions No. 10 of 1985 on the National Committee for the Protection of Copyright
September 24, 1984IraqStatement issued by the President bringing a correction to System No. 16 of 1984 on the Electronics and Computer Research Center
August 24, 1984IraqStatement to correct an error in the System No. 16 of 1984
August 18, 1984IraqSystem No. 16 of 1984 on the Electronics and Computers Research Center
May 30, 1983IraqInstructions No. 1 of 1983 implementing Law No. 100 of 1972 the National Center for Computers
September 21, 1981IraqInstructions No. 2 of 1981. Instructions for shop owners
January 11, 1973IraqInstructions Governing Computers in the Republic of Iraq in accordance with the provisions of Law No. 100 of 1972
November 5, 2009IrelandCopyright and Related Rights Act 2000 (Notice of Seizure) Regulations 2009 (S.I. No. 440 of 2009)
January 28, 2009IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Proceedings before the Controller) Rules 2009 (SI No. 20 of 2009)
July 22, 2008IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Register of Licensing Bodies for Performers’ Property Rights) Regulations 2008 (SI No. 306 of 2008)
March 29, 2007IrelandCopyright and Related Rights Act 2000 (Certain Provisions)(Commencement) Order 2007 (SI No. 157 of 2007)
June 13, 2006IrelandEuropean Communities (Artists’ Resale Right) Regulations, 2006 (S.I. No. 312 of 2006)
January 19, 2004IrelandEuropean Communities (Copyright and Related Rights) Regulations, 2004 (S.I. No. 16 of 2004)
November 12, 2002IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Certification of Licensing Scheme for Reprographic Copying by Educational Establishments)(The Irish Copyright Licensing Agency Limited) Order 2002 (S.I. 514 of 2002)
September 20, 2002IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Register of Copyright Licensing Bodies) Regulations, 2002 (S.I. No. 463 of 2002)
December 15, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Librarians and Archivists)(Copying of Protected Material) Regulations 2000 (S.I. No. 427 of 2000)
December 12, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights Act, 2000 (Commencement) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 404 of 2000)
December 12, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Recording of Broadcasts and Cable Programmes for Archival Purposes)(Designated Bodies and Classes) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 405 of 2000)
December 12, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Provision of Modified Works)(Designated Bodies) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 406 of 2000)
December 12, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Recording for Purposes of Time-shifting) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 407 of 2000)
December 12, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Works of Folklore)(Designated Bodies) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 408 of 2000)
December 12, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Educational Establishments and Establishments to which Members of the Public have Access) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 409 of 2000)
December 12, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Educational Establishments) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 410 of 2000)
December 12, 2000IrelandCopyright and Related Rights (Material Open to Public Inspection)(International Organisations) Order, 2000 (S.I. No. 411 of 2000)
August 18, 1998IrelandIntellectual Property (Miscellaneous Provisions), Act, 1998 (Patents Office Location Designation) Order, 1998, No. 293
August 12, 1998IrelandIntellectual Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 1998 (Sections 4 and 5) (Commencement) Order, 1998
January 30, 1996IrelandCopyright (Foreign Countries) Order, 1996 (S.I. No. 36 of 1996)
January 30, 1996IrelandPerformers' Protection (Foreign Countries) (Amendment) Order, 1996 (S.I. No. 39 of 1996)
June 23, 1995IrelandEuropean Communities (Term of Protection of Copyright) Regulations, 1995 (S.I. No. 158 of 1995)
July 27, 1993IrelandCopyright (Proceedings before the Controller) Rules 1964 (Amendment) Rules, 1993 (No. 218 of August 11, 1993)
February 2, 1993IrelandEuropean Communities (Legal Protection of Computer Programs) Regulations, 1993 (S.I. No. 26 of 1993)
April 23, 1991IrelandCopyright (Extended Application) Order, 1991 (No. 101 of April 23, 1991)
May 5, 1978IrelandPerformers' Protection (Foreign Countries) Order, 1978 (No. 134 of 1978)
September 19, 1968IrelandPerformers' Protection Act, 1968 (Commencement) Order, 1968
September 23, 1964IrelandCopyright (Customs) Regulations, 1964
August 11, 1964IrelandCopyright (Proceedings before the Controller) Rules, 1964 (No. 204, of August 11, 1964)
July 20, 1964IrelandCopyright (Register of Dramatic Works) Rules, 1964 (No. 178 of July 20, 1964)
July 20, 1964IrelandCopyright (Royalties on Records) Regulations, 1964 (No. 179 of July 20, 1964)
July 20, 1964IrelandCopyright (Publication of Certain Works) Regulations, 1964
July 20, 1964IrelandCopyright (Exception from Delivery of Books to certain Libraries) Regulations, 1964 (No. 181, of July 20, 1964)
December 31, 1963IrelandCopyright (Foreign Countries) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order, 1963
May 3, 1978IsraelCopyright (Convention for Protection of Producers of Phonograms) Order, 5738-1978
1971IsraelCopyright Regulations (Rules of Procedure for the Committee on the Determination of Royalties), 5731-1971
June 3, 1953IsraelCopyright (United States of America) Order, 5713-1953
January 30, 1925IsraelDesigns Rules
December 12, 2013ItalyRegulation on the Protection of Copyright on Electronic Communications Networks and Procedures for the Implementation thereof pursuant to Legislative Decree No. 70 of April 9, 2003 (approved by the Resolution No. 680/13/CONS of December 12, 2013)
November 9, 2012ItalyDecree of the President of the Council of Ministers of November 9, 2012, approving the Statute of the Italian Society of Authors and Publishers (SIAE)
November 9, 2012ItalyStatute of the Italian Society of Authors & Publishers (SIAE)(approved by Decree of the President of the Council of Ministers of November 9, 2012)
December 30, 2009ItalyMinisterial Decree of December 30, 2009 on the Remuneration Determination for the Private Reproduction of the Phonograms and Videograms
July 2, 2009ItalyDecree of the President of the Republic No. 91 of July 2nd, 2009 Regulation on the Amendments of Presidential Decrees Concerning the Reorganization & the Organization of the Offices Working Directly with the Ministry for Cultural Heritage & Activities
November 9, 2007ItalyMinisterial Decree of November 9, 2007, regulating the Criteria and Methods for Funding of Musical Activities in accordance with the Unified Fund for the Performing Arts created by Law No. 163 of April 30, 1985
February 28, 2002ItalyMinisterial Decree of February 28, 2006, containing Provisions on the Coordination of Lyric-Symphonic Foundations
March 27, 1992ItalyDecree of the President of the Republic No. 255 of March 27, 1992, approving Regulations Implementing Law No. 223 of August 6, 1990 Concerning the Discipline of Public & Private Broadcasting System
May 18, 1942ItalyImplementation Regulation of Law No. 633 of April 22, 1941, for the Protection of Copyright and Related Rights (as approved by Royal Decree No. 1369 of May 18, 1942, and amended by Law No. 159 of May 22, 1993)
May 18, 1942ItalyRegulation for the Application of Law No. 633 of April 22, 1941, on the Protection of Copyright and Related Rights (as approved by Royal Decree No. 1369 of May 18, 1942, and amended up to Decree No. 275 of the President of the Republic of December 29, 2007)
 JamaicaThe Television and Sound Broadcasting Regulations, 1996
 JamaicaThe Legal Deposit Regulations, 2004
 JamaicaCopyright (Specified Countries) Order, 1994
 JamaicaThe Copyright (Recording for Archives) (Designated Bodies) Order, 1993
 JamaicaThe Copyright (Librarians and Archivists) (Copying of Copyright Material) Regulations, 1993
 JamaicaThe Copyright (Customs) Regulations, 1995
 JamaicaThe Copyright (Designation of National Cultural Events) Order,2003
January 26, 1994JamaicaCopyright (Specified Countries) (No.2) Order, 1994
September 1, 1993JamaicaThe Copyright (Educational Establishments) Order, 1993
June 15, 2001JapanEnforcement Ordinance of the Law on Management Business of Copyright and Neighboring Rights (Ordinance of MEXT No. 73 of June 15, 2001, as last amended by Ordinance No. 26 of April 28, 2006)
September 25, 1986JapanEnforcement Ordinance of the Law on Exceptional Provisions for the Registration of Program Works (Ordinance of MEXT No. 35 of September 25, 1986, as last amended by Ordinance of MEXT No. 36 of December 1, 2008)
December 23, 1970JapanEnforcement Ordinance of the Copyright Act (Ordinance of MEXT No. 26 of December 23, 1970, as last amended by Ordinance of MEXT No. 38 of December 28, 2009)
January 11, 1994JordanThe Deposit of Compilations By-Law No. 4 for the year 1994
August 1, 2011KenyaThe Copyright (Amendment) Regulations, 2011
November 29, 2004KenyaThe Copyright Regulations, 2004
2005KiribatiRadio-Communications Regulations 2005
1979KiribatiExhibition of Films Regulations
 KyrgyzstanRegulations on Fees for Registration of Copyright, Neighboring Rights and Copyright Agreements
November 29, 2011KyrgyzstanRules to Complete, File and Review Applications for Registration of Objects of Copyright and Neighbouring Rights, of November 29, 2011
November 11, 2011KyrgyzstanRegulation on the State Intellectual Property Agency under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic (Kyrgyzpatent), of November 11, 2011
January 15, 2009KyrgyzstanRegulation on the Establishment of an Annual Prize 'For Achievements in Creativity and Invention' of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic
October 28, 2005KyrgyzstanRules for Compiling, Filing and Review of an Application for Official Registration of Computer Programs and Databases
August 13, 2004KyrgyzstanRules for Registration of Innovation Proposals in the Kyrgyz Republic
July 22, 2002KyrgyzstanRegulation on Minimal Fees for Use of Objects of Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
May 27, 2002KyrgyzstanRegulation on Innovation Proposals in the Kyrgyz Republic
May 27, 2002KyrgyzstanRegulation on Fees for the Registration of Innovation Proposals
March 19, 2002KyrgyzstanThe Procedure of Records (Case) Management Relating to the Conclusion of Licensing Agreements with Users on the use of Objects of the Copyright and Neighboring Rights Law
February 28, 2000KyrgyzstanRegulation on Distribution of Royalties for the use of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
May 26, 1999KyrgyzstanRegulation on Fees Collected for Registration of Computer Programs, Data Bases and Lay-outs of Integrated Circuits, of 26 May 1999
May 14, 1999KyrgyzstanRegulation on Fees for Registration of Objects of Copyright and Neighbouring Rights
March 26, 1999KyrgyzstanRules for Reviewing and Registration of Copyright Agreements Concerning the Objects of Copyright Law, Agreements in the Field of Related Rights, Agreements on the Transfer of Rights to Topographies of Integrated Circuits
March 26, 1999KyrgyzstanRules of the Review and Registration of License Agreements for the use of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
March 9, 1999KyrgyzstanRules, Compiling, Filing and Examining an Application for Official Registration of Software for Electronic Computers or Database
August 21, 2007LatviaRegulations of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 565 of August 21, 2007 on the Procedures for the Calculation and Distribution of Remuneration for Public Lending
October 31, 1995LatviaRegulations of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 312 of October 31, 1995 on Film Distribution and Public Exhibition
November 15, 2007LebanonDecree No. 918 of November 15, 2007 on the creation and organization of work of associations and companies of collective management of copyright and related rights and how to exercise control of the Ministry of Culture and checking violations
May 25, 2006LebanonCircular No. A/1/4 of May 25, 2006 on protection of computer programs and fight against piracy
May 25, 2006LebanonCircular No. A/1/5 of Maz 25, 2006 on the protection of audiovisual and musical works
May 25, 2006LebanonCircular No. A/1/6 of 25/05/2006 on the protection of literary, artistic and scientific works
July 1, 2002LebanonResolution No. 2002/16 of July 1, 2002 on the rights of copying and copying of computer programs by nonprofit educational institutions and academic and public libraries,
April 16, 1943LebanonResolution 185 of april 16, 1943 on the publication of literary, scientific and technical works of authors present in enemy countries or enemy-occupied countries
April 14, 2004LesothoLesotho Telecommunications Authority (Broadcasting) Rules 2004
March 27, 2001LesothoLesotho Telecommunications Authority Regulations, 2001
July 9, 2002LiechtensteinRegulation on the Data Protection Act
December 14, 1999LiechtensteinRegulation on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (Copyright Regulation)
July 13, 1999LiechtensteinRegulation concerning the Law on the Restitution of Unlawfully Removed Cultural Goods
August 12, 2003LithuaniaResolution No. 1018 of August 12, 2003, on the Protection of Moral Rights of Authors and Performers
2003LithuaniaRegulation No. 1106 of August 29, 2003, on Conditions of Distribution of Payment for Reproduction of Audiovisual Works or Works Recorded in a Phonograph for Personal Use
February 6, 2002LithuaniaRegulations No. 182 of February 6, 2002 on Conditions of Distribution of Payment for Public Lending of Books and Other Publications
February 6, 2002LithuaniaResolution No. 181 of February 6,2002 on Conditions of Distribution of Payment for Reprographic Reproduction of Works
September 26, 2012Macao, ChinaDispatch of the Chief Executive No. 272/2012 of October 4, 2012, on Specified Forms and Fee Schedule for Regulating the Copyright and Related Rights Regime
June 21, 1990MadagascarDecree No. 90-260 of 21 June 1990, modifying and completing the provisions of decree No. 84-389 of 13 November 1984, establishing the Malagasy Copyright Office (OMDA)
November 13, 1984MadagascarDecree No. 84-390 of 13 November 1984 on Regulation of copyright royalties
November 4, 2007MalawiCopyright (Production, Importation and Distribution of Sound and Audio Visual Recordings) Licensing Regulations, 2007
1958MalawiRegistered Designs Regulations
1957MalawiTrade Marks Regulations
June 27, 2000MalaysiaCopyright (Licensing) Regulations 2000
2000MalaysiaOptical Discs Regulations 2000
September 21, 1990MalaysiaCopyright (Application to Other Countries) Regulations 1990
November 5, 1987MalaysiaCopyright (Licence to Produce and Publish in the National Language a Translation of a Literary Work) Regulations 1987
November 5, 1987MalaysiaCopyright (Notice of Prohibition of Import) Regulations 1987
November 5, 1987MalaysiaCopyright (Government Organizations and International Bodies) Order 1987
November 5, 1987MalaysiaCopyright (Public Libraries and Educational, Scientific or Professional Institutions) Order 1987
2010MaldivesCopyright Regulation
2010MaltaControl of the Establishment and Operation of Societies for the Collective Administration of Copyright (Amendment) Regulations, 2010
2006MaltaArtists’ Resale Right Regulations, 2006
2004MaltaRegulations of 2004 on Revival of Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (Protection) and Exhaustion of Distribution Rights (Extension)
December 23, 2003MaltaControl of the Establishment and Operation of Societies for the Collective Administration of Copyright Regulations 2004
September 20, 1993MauritaniaDecree PR-131 on the Advisory Committee of Museums
September 14, 2010MexicoAgreement which discloses the Fee for the Services provided by the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property
September 9, 2005MexicoDecree amending and supplementing various provisions of the Regulation under the Federal Law on Copyright of September 9, 2005
December 9, 1999MexicoRegulation of the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property
November 17, 1999MexicoRules of the National Institute of Copyright
September 3, 1999MexicoOrganic Statute of the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property
May 15, 1998MexicoRegulations under the Federal Copyright Law
November 22, 1993MexicoDecree establishing the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property
October 1, 1993MexicoAgreement establishing the Interdepartmental Commission for the Protection, Surveillance and Safeguarding of Intellectual Property Rights
January 12, 1987MonacoMinisterial Decree N° 87-007 of 12 January 1987 Laying Down the Procedure under Article 11-1 of Law No. 491 of 24 November 1948 on the Protection of Literary and Artistic
November 27, 1948MonacoOrdinance No. 3.778 of 27 November 1948 on the Application to the Broadcasting Provisions of the Law on the Protection of Literary and Artistic
June 4, 2012MontenegroRegulation No. 0901-374/9 of June 4, 2002, on the Deposit and Register of Copyright Works and Subject Matter of Related Rights
June 23, 2011MontenegroRegulation No. 03-6309 of June 23, 2011, on Procedure of Customs Authority with the Goods under Suspicion of Infringing the Intellectual Property Rights
September 20, 2007MontenegroRegulation of September 20, 2007, on the Implementation of Intellectual Property Rights (as amended on October 30, 2008)
February 15, 2000MoroccoCircular No. 5051/410 relating to border measures to combat counterfeiting and piracy with respect to copyright and related rights
August 8, 1995MoroccoDecree No. 2-94-229 of 10 Rabi I 1416 (8 August 1995) Implementing Law No. 17-94 on the Activities of Production, Editing, Importing, Distribution, Reproduction and Exploitation of Video Recordings Intended for the Private Use of Public
December 27, 2002MozambiqueMinisterial Decree No. 8/2003 of January 15, 2003 laying down Rules for the Operation and Feasibility of the Regulations on the Compulsory Affixing of Seals to Phonograms
2003NamibiaRules, Competition Act, 2003
August 2, 2004NepalCopyright Rules, 2061 (2004)
July 7, 2010NetherlandsRegulation of the Prime Minister and Minister of General Affairs No. 3093917 of July 7, 2010
December 8, 2009NetherlandsDecision of December 8, 2009, extending the Period of Validity of the 43rd Article, Third Paragraph of Copyright Law
2008NetherlandsDecision establishing connection requirements to MijnOverheid.nl
November 5, 2007NetherlandsDecision of November 5, 2007, Designating the Matters referred to in Article 16c of the Copyright Act 1912, and laying down detailed Rules concerning the Amount and the Indebtedness of the fee referred to in Article 16c of the Copyright Act 1912
October 17, 1997NetherlandsDecision of October 17, 1997, Implementing Articles 18, Paragraph 35, First Paragraph, and 42, Second Paragraph, of the Competition Law (Competition Law Data Provision)
December 23, 1983NetherlandsDecree of 23 December 1983, Establishing Pilot Schemes for the Design of Financial Statements
October 12, 1932NetherlandsDecision of 12 October 1932, Establishing the General Administrative Order Referred to in Article 30a, Fifth Paragraph, of the Copyright Act 1912, as it is under the Law of 11 February 1932, Stb. 45
September 21, 1998New ZealandCopyright (General Matters) Amendment Regulations 1998
September 9, 1996New ZealandCopyright (General Matters) Regulations 1995, Amendment No. 1
August 26, 1996New ZealandCopyright (Border Protection) Regulations 1994, Amendment No. 1
July 10, 1995New ZealandCopyright (General Matters) Regulations 1995 (reprinted as at 7 October 2011)
April 10, 1995New ZealandCopyright (Parallel Import Notice Fee) Regulations 1995
December 19, 1994New ZealandCopyright (Border Protection) Regulations 1994 (reprinted as at 29 September 2003)
July 27, 1987New ZealandDesigns Regulations 1954, Amendment No. 10
March 24, 1975New ZealandDesigns Regulations 1954, Amendment No. 2
December 15, 1954New ZealandDesigns Regulations 1954 (reprinted as at 19 April 2011)
March 29, 2006NicaraguaAmendments to Decree No. 22-2000, Regulations to the Law on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (Decree No. 24-2006)
May 26, 2000NicaraguaRegulations to Law No. 322 on the Protection of Programme-Carrying Satellite Signals (Decree No. 44-2000)
March 3, 2000NicaraguaRegulations to the Law on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (Decree No. 22-2000)
 NigeriaHigh Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja (Civil Procedure) Rules
2000NigeriaFederal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009
September 7, 1999NigeriaCopyright (Security Devices) Regulations 1999
September 7, 1999NigeriaCopyright (Video Rental) Regulations 1999
January 1, 1997NigeriaAppointment of Copyright Inspectors Notice 1997
August 16, 1993NigeriaCopyright (Collecting Societies) Regulations 1993
November 10, 1971NigeriaDesigns Rules 1971
November 1, 2005NorwayGuidelines for Intervention pursuant to Media Ownership Act
October 4, 2001NorwayRegulations relating to the Return of Stolen and Unlawfully Removed Cultural Objects
April 25, 1997NorwayRegulations concerning the Application of the Copyright Act to Works connected with Other Countries
February 28, 1997NorwayBroadcasting Regulations (Regulations No. 153 of February 28, 1997, as amended Regulations No. 1324 of February 18, 2005)
April 10, 1978NorwayRegulations for the Expert Committee on Intellectual Works
November 27, 1964NorwayRegulations relating to Copyright and Photography
May 12, 1961NorwayRegulations relating to the Application of Intellectual Property Rights
December 2, 2008OmanMinistry of Trade and Industry Ministerial Decree No. 103/2008 issuing the executive regulations of the Law on Copyright and Neighboring Rights
March 20, 2001PanamaExecutive Decree No. 12 of March 20, 2001 regulating Law No. 20 of June 26, 2000 on the Special Intellectual Property Regime governing the Collective Rights of Indigenous Peoples for the Protection and Defense of their Cultural Identity and their Traditional Knowledge, and enacting other provisions
December 27, 2000PanamaExecutive Decree No. 273 of December 27, 2000 regulating the Use of Computer Programs in State Entities
October 3, 1995PanamaDecree No. 261 of October 3, 1995, regulating Law No. 15 of August 8, 1994, on Copyright and Related Rights
1990Papua New GuineaClassification of Publication (Censorship) Regulation 1990
1977Papua New GuineaBaby Feed Supplies (Control) Regulation 1977
 ParaguayDecree No. 460/2013 Regulating the Law creating the National Directorate of Intellectual Property (DINAPI)
June 21, 2011ParaguayDecree No. 6.780/11 regulating Chapter IV 'Rights to Compensatory Renumeration' of Law No. 1.328/98 'on Copyright and Neighboring Rights'
September 13, 1999ParaguayDecree No. 5.159/99 regulating Law No. 1328/98 on Copyright and Related Rights
January 30, 2009PeruResolution No. 043-2009/SUNAT/A approving Guidelines on "Measures for use at Domestic Borders at the Request of a Party" INTA-IT-00.08 (version 1).
January 12, 2009PeruRegulation of Legislative Decree No.1092 approving protection measures at domestic borders for copyright and related rights and trademarks (Supreme Decree No. 003-2009-EF)
May 18, 2004PeruRegulation of the Law No. 28086 on democratization of Books and Reading Promotion (Supreme Decree No. 008-2004-ED)
December 5, 2003PeruRegulation on the National Copyright and Related Rights Registry (Resolution No. 0276-2003/ODA-INDECOPI)
March 18, 1994PeruSupreme Decree No. 03-94-ITINCI, of March 18, 1994 enacting provisions relating to the protection of Copyright and Related Rights as established under Decision No. 351 of the Cartagena Agreement
September 30, 2013PhilippinesOffice Order No. 13-171, Series of 2013, Rules on Copyright Registration and Deposit
September 30, 2013PhilippinesOffice Order No. 13-169, Series of 2013, Revised Rules and Regulations on Resolution of Public Performance Disputes
September 30, 2013PhilippinesOffice Order No. 13-170, Series of 2013, Rules of Procedure on Intellectual Property (IPR) Enforcement
March 22, 2011PhilippinesRules and Regulations Implementing the Food and Drug Administration Act of 2009 (Department Circular No. 2011-0101)
December 6, 2010PhilippinesOffice Order No. 186, Series of 2010, Enhancing the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights by Amending Certain Provisions of the Regulations on Administrative Complaints for Violation of Law Involving Intellectual Property Rights
February 1, 2005PhilippinesImplementing Rules and Regulations of the Optical Media Act of 2003 (Republic Act No. 9239)
January 22, 2002PhilippinesRule on Search and Seizure in Civil Actions for Infringement of Intellectual Property Rights
April 24, 2001PhilippinesRevised Rules and Regulations on Settlement of Disputes Involving Technology Transfer Payments and the Terms of a License Involving the Author's Right to Public Performance or other Communication of His Work
July 13, 2000PhilippinesImplementing Rules and Regulations of the Electronic Commerce Act
2000PhilippinesDepartment Administrative Order No. 01, Series of 2000, Further Amending Ministry Order No. 69, Series of 1983, as amended, to include Republic Act No. 8293 (Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines) in the Enumeration of Trade and Industry Laws therein, and for other Purposes
August 13, 1999PhilippinesCopyright Safeguards and Regulations
October 2, 1998PhilippinesRules and Regulations on Voluntary Licensing
June 2, 2003PolandOrdinance of the Minister of Culture of June 2, 2003 on the Specification of Categories of Equipment and Carriers Used for Reproduction of Works and Fees on Such Equipment and Carriers for Sale by the Producers and Importers
December 22, 1994PolandRegulation of the Minister of Culture and Art No. 736 of December 22, 1994 on the detailed rules and procedures of the Copyright Commission, remuneration of its members and the scale of fees for proceedings before the Commission as well as rules of their remittance
January 19, 1998PortugalOrdinance No. 32-A/98 of 19 January (Videograms Stamps)
November 27, 1997PortugalDecree Law No. 332/97 of 27 November (Rental & Lending Rights)
July 1, 1987Republic of KoreaEnforcement Rule of the Copyright Act (Ordinance No. 94, July 1, 1987, of the Ministry of Culture and Communication, as amended up to Ordinance No. 134, October 18, 2012, of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism)
April 1, 1981Republic of KoreaEnforcement Decree of the Monopoly Regulation and Fair Trade Act (Presidential Decree No. 10267 of April 1, 1981, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 24697 of August 27, 2013)
April 22, 1959Republic of KoreaEnforcement Decree of the Copyright Act (Presidential Decree No. 1482 of April 22, 1959, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 24797 of October 16, 2013)
July 18, 2011Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision on Approval of the Authorized Representatives in Intellectual Property No. 541 of 18 July 2011
July 5, 2011Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision on the Organization of the Creation Contest of National Symbols Associated With Geographical Indications, Protected Appellation of Origin & Traditional Specialties Guaranteed No. 485 of July 5, 2011
April 2, 2009Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision on Approval of the Regulation for Board of Appeals of the State Agency for Intellectual Property, No 257 of April 2, 2009
December 29, 2008Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision Approving the Regulation on the Procedure for Submission, Examination and Registration of Industrial Designs No. 1496, December 29, 2008
December 13, 2004Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision on approval of the Statute and the structure of the State Agency for Intellectual Property, No. 1378 of December 13, 2004
June 20, 2003Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision No. 744 of June 20, 2003 Approving the Regulation on the Production, Release & Implementation of Marking Controls on the Works & Phonograms & the Regulation on the Registration in the State Register of the Holders of Marking Controls
December 27, 2002Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision No. 1715 of December 27, 2002 on the Collection of Duty for Customs Services in the field of the Protection of Intellectual Property
August 28, 2001Republic of MoldovaGovernmental Decision No. 901 of August 28, 2001 on the State Registration of the Works Protected by Copyright and Related Rights
July 12, 2001Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision No. 641 of July 12, 2001 on the Minimum Fees for Authors' Rewards
August 15, 2013Russian FederationOrder of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation No. 1164 of August 15, 2013, on State Accreditation of the Collecting Societies Managing the Exclusive Rights to Published Musical Works (with or without a Text), Excerpts from Dramatic-Musical Works in respect of Public Performances thereof, Cable Transmission of Broadcasts including Cable Retransmission
August 15, 2013Russian FederationOrder of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation No. 1165 of August 15, 2013, on State Accreditation of the Collecting Societies Managing the Exclusive Rights of Composers of Musical Works (with or without a Text), Used in an Audiovisual Work with respect to the Collection of Royalties for the Public Performances or Broadcast or Cable Transmission of the Audiovisual Work
May 27, 2013Russian FederationOrder of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation No. 567 of May 27, 2013, Approving the Regulation on Accredited Commission
March 3, 2012Russian FederationDecree No. 183 of March 3, 2012 of the Government of the Russian Federation, Amending the Decision No. 1020 of December 24, 2008 of the Government of the Russian Federation
April 22, 2009Russian FederationDecree No. 342 of April 22, 2009 of the Government of the Russian Federation, on Certain Questions Relating to the Exclusive Rights to the Results of Scientific and Technological Activities
December 24, 2008Russian FederationDecree No. 1020 of December 24, 2008 of the Government of the Russian Federation on the State Registration of Assignment Agreements of Exclusive Rights to Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Topologies of Integrated Circuits, Computer Programs, and Databases; and of Non-Contractual Transfers of the Exclusive Rights to Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Service Marks, Appellations of Origin, Topology of Integrated Microcircuits, Computer programs, and Databases
October 29, 2008Russian FederationOrder No. 321 of October 29, 2008 of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Approving the Administrative Regulation to Govern the Performance by the Federal Service for Intellectual Property, Patents and Trademarks of Its Functions to State-Register Agreements on Disposal of Rights to Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Service Marks, Protected Computer Programs, Databases, and Integrated Circuit Layouts, as well as Franchising Agreements for Intellectual Property Assets Protected in Accordance with the Patent Legislation of the Russian Federation
October 29, 2008Russian FederationOrder No. 324 of October 29, 2008 of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia, Approving the Administrative Regulations to Govern the Performance by the Federal Service for Intellectual Property, Patents and Trademarks of its State Functions to Organize the Receipt of Applications for State Registration of Computer Software and Databases, Examination thereof and Grant of Certificates of State Registration of Computer Software or Databases in accordance with Established Procedure
April 19, 2008Russian FederationResolution No. 285 of April 19, 2008 of the Government of the Russian Federation, Approving the Rules for Payment of Remuneration to Authors for Public Resale of Literary, Artistic, and Musical Works
February 19, 2008Russian FederationOrder No. 30 of February 28, 2008 of the Ministry of Culture and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation on the Model Charter of the Accredited Collective Management Societies (Registered under No. 11240 of February 28, 2008 by the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation)
December 29, 2007Russian FederationDecree No. 992 of December 29, 2007 of Government of the Russian Federation, Approving the Regulation on State Accreditation of the Organizations Exercising Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights (as last amended on March 10, 2009)
December 29, 2007Russian FederationResolution No. 988 of December 29, 2007 of the Government of the Russian Federation, Approving Rules on Collection, Distribution of Payments of Remuneration to Performers and Producers of Phonograms for Use of Phonograms Released for Commercial Purposes
December 13, 2006Russian FederationOrder No. 313 of December 13, 2006 of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Approving the Administrative Regulation on Monitoring and the Legal Protection and the Use by the Russian Agency for Patents and Trademarks of the Results of Scientific and Technological Works for Commercial Purposes Funded by the Federal Budget (Registered under No. 8805 of January 19, 2007 by the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation)
September 2, 1999Russian FederationDecree No. 982 of September 2, 1999 of the Government of the Russian Federation, on the Use of Results of Scientific and Technological Activities (as last amended on November 17, 2005)
December 5, 1998Russian FederationDecree No. 1471 of December 5, 1998 on Measures to Enforce the Rights of Authors of Works and Performers and Producers of Phonograms to Remuneration for the Reproduction for Personal Use of Audiovisual Works or Sound Recordings
May 29, 1998Russian FederationDecree No. 524 of May 29, 1998 of the Government of the Russian Federation, on the Minimum Remuneration Rates for Authors of Cinematographic Works Created before August 3, 1992
May 17, 1996Russian FederationDecree No. 614 of May 17, 1996 of the Government of the Russian Federation on Remuneration Rates for Performers
November 3, 1994Russian FederationDecree No. 1224 of November 3, 1994 of the Government of the Russian Federation on the Accession of the Russian Federation to the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works, as revised in 1971, the Universal Copyright Convention, as revised in 1971, and Annexed Protocols 1 and 2 and the Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms Against Unauthorized Duplication of Their Phonograms 1971
May 11, 1994Russian FederationOrder No. 18 of May 11, 1994 of the Committee of the Russian Federation for Patents and Trademarks, Approving the Explanatory Note 1 Concerning the Procedure for the Payment of Remunerations to Right Holders of Inventions and Industrial Designs for Use by Means of the Sale of Licences Abroad (Registered under No. 573 of May 20, 1994 by the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation)
March 21, 1994Russian FederationDecree No. 218 of March 21, 1994 on Minimum Remuneration Rates for Authors of Literary and Artistic Works
October 7, 1993Russian FederationDecree No. 1607 of October 7, 1993 of the President of the Russian Federation on State Policy in the Field of Protection of Copyright and Related Rights
May 6, 1985RwandaPresidential Decree No. 275/14. Tariff of copyright on the lucrative use of works of folklore.
May 6, 1985RwandaPresidential Decree No. 276/14. Price and conditions of the resale right
May 6, 1985RwandaPresidential Decree No. 277/14 on the Establishment of the Commission for collection and distribution of copyright.
May 27, 2000Saint LuciaCopyright (International Organisations) Order 2000
2005Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesCopyright (Specified Countries) Order, 2005
July 3, 2004Saudi ArabiaRegulations of Border Procedures for Protection of Intellectual Property Rights of Trademarks and Copyrights
May 29, 2004Saudi ArabiaImplementing Regulations of Copyright Law
September 29, 1999Saudi ArabiaRules Governing the Work of the Commission to Consider Requests for Registration in the Register of Chartered Accountants
February 19, 1994Saudi ArabiaImplementing Regulations of the Chartered Accountants Law
 SerbiaRegulation on conditions to be met by the copies of deeds
 SerbiaRules of the Commission for Copyright and Related Rights
 SerbiaRegulation on the Record of Deeds and Related Case Law
 SerbiaRegulation on establishing the list of devices and objects for which there is liability to pay
April 1, 1984SeychellesCopyright (Registration) Regulations
1977SeychellesThe Trade Marks Regulations
December 18, 2008SingaporeCopyright (Excluded Works) Order 2008
April 1, 2005SingaporeCopyright (Network Service Provider) Regulations 2005
April 1, 2005SingaporeInterpretation (Copyright Act-Fees) Order 2005
April 16, 1998SingaporeCopyright (Border Enforcement Measures) Regulations
January 3, 1989SingaporeCopyright Tribunal (Procedure) Regulations
April 8, 1987SingaporeCopyright (Import Restrictions) Regulations
April 8, 1987SingaporeCopyright Regulations
April 1, 1987SingaporeCopyright (International Organizations) Regulations
April 1987SingaporeCopyright (International Protection) Regulations
April 1987SingaporeCopyright (Records Royalty System) Regulations
 SloveniaDecree on mediation in disputes concerning copyright and related rights (Official Gazette RS, No 35/2005)
 SloveniaDecision determining the list of mediators (Official Gazette RS, No 82/2005)
 SloveniaDecision on the completion of the list of mediators (Official Gazette RS, No 36/2007)
 SloveniaDecree on arbitration in disputes concerning copyright and related rights (Official Gazette RS, No 65/2006)
 SloveniaRules on passing the qualifying examination and entry into the register of agents kept by the Slovenian Intellectual Property Office (Official Gazette RS, No 111/2001)
2007SloveniaDecree on amounts of remuneration for private and other internal reproduction
June 1, 2006South AfricaRegulations on the Establishment of Collecting Societies in the Music Industry
March 9, 2001South AfricaRegulations No. R.223 of March 9, 2001 relating to the Promotion of Access to Information Act 2000 (Act No. 2 of 2000)
October 24, 1980South AfricaRegistration of Copyright in Cinematograph Films Regulations 1980
December 22, 1978South AfricaCopyright Regulations 1978 (as amended by GN 1375 in GG 9807 of June 28, 1985)
December 30, 2011SpainRoyal Decree No. 1889/2011, of December 30, 2011 regulating the Operation of the Intellectual Property Commission
December 12, 2008SpainRoyal Decree No. 2063/2008 of December 12, 2008 implementing Law No. 10/2007 of June 22, 2007 on Reading, Books and Libraries in relation to the ISBN (International Standard Book Number)
June 18, 2008SpainOrder PRE/1743/2008 of June 18, 2008 establishing the List of Equipment, Apparatus and Materials subject to Payment of Fair Compensation for Private Copying, the Amounts Applied to Each of Them and the Distribution between Different Modes of Reproduction
May 24, 2007SpainOrder CUL/1523/2007 of May 24, 2007 establishing the Administrative Committee of Relief Fund for Fine Arts.
July 3, 2006SpainOrder EHA/2343/2006 of July 3, 2006 on the Intervention of the Customs Authorities in cases of Declaration of Goods Suspected of Infringing Intellectual Property Rights
March 7, 2003SpainRegulations of the General Registry of Intellectual Property (approved by Royal Decree No. 281/2003 of March the 7, 2003)
April 5, 1999SpainResolution of April 5, 1999 of the Secretariat of State for Culture authorizing the 'Copyright Organization in Audiovisual Media-Administration Entity' (DAMA) to act as an Organization for the Management of the Rights Provided for in the Law on Intellectual Property
March 6, 1998SpainLaw No. 5/1998 of March 6, 1998, on the Incorporation in Spanish Law of Council Directive 96/9/EEC of March 11, 1996 on the Legal Protection of Databases
November 3, 1995SpainRoyal Decree No. 1802/1995 of 3 November, 1995 establishing the System for Determination of Compensatory Payments for Private Copying in the Cities of Ceuta and Melilla
November 3, 1995SpainRoyal Decree No. 1802/1995 of November 3, 1995 establishing the System for Determination of the Compensatory Payments for Private Copying in the Cities of Ceuta and Melilla
July 14, 1995SpainRoyal Decree No. 1248/95 of July 14, 1995 partially amending Royal Decree No. 479/1989 of May 5, 1989 Enacting Provisions on the Composition and Operating Procedures of the Arbitration Commission on Intellectual Property
February 25, 1994SpainRoyal Decree No. 325/1994 of February 25, 1994 amending Article 15.2 of the Royal Decree No. 1434/1992 of November 27, 1992 implementing Articles 24, 25 and 140 of the Law No. 22/1987 of November 11, 1987 on Intellectual Property, as amended by Law No. 20/1992 of July 7, 1992
November 27, 1992SpainRoyal Decree No. 1434/1992 of November 27, 1992 implementing Articles 24,25 and 140 of the Law No. 22/1987 on Intellectual Property, as amended by Law No. 20/1992 of July 7, 1992
April 25, 1988SpainRoyal Decree No. 396/1988 of April 25, 1988, implementing Article 72 of the Law on Intellectual Property, concerning Verification of Print-Runs
April 22, 1988SpainRoyal Decree No. 448/1988 of April 22, 1988, regulating the Distribution of Cinematography Films and other Audiovisual Works embodied in Video-Graphic Materials
September 3, 1880SpainRegulation implementing Law of January 10, 1879 on Intellectual Property (approved by Royal Decree of September 3, 1880)
January 12, 2006SwedenRegulation (2006:10) Amending the International Copyright Regulation
May 26, 2005SwedenRegulation (2005:362) Amending the Copyright Regulation (1993:1212)
November 6, 1997SwedenRegulation (1997:792) Amending the International Copyright Regulation
December 7, 1995SwedenRegulation No. 1995:1275 Amending the International Copyright Regulation
May 11, 1995SwedenRegulation (1995:449) Amending the International Copyright Regulation
October 25, 1994SwedenCopyright Regulation (1993:1212)
April 14, 1994SwedenInternational Copyright Regulation (1994:193)
March 9, 2007SwitzerlandOrdinance of March 9, 2007 on Telecommunications Services (status as of March 1, 2012)
September 8, 1999SwitzerlandOrdinance of September 8, 1999 on the Federal Law on Archiving (status as of January 1, 2012)
April 28, 1997SwitzerlandRegulation of April 28, 1997 on the Fees Charged by the Federal Institute for Intellectual Property (status as of July 1, 2011)
October 25, 1995SwitzerlandOrdinance of April 26, 1993 on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (Amendment of October 25, 1995)
May 17, 1995SwitzerlandOrdinance of April 26, 1993 on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (Amendment of May 17, 1995)
April 26, 1993SwitzerlandOrdinance of April 26, 1993 on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (status as of July 1, 2008)
February 14, 1997ThailandMinisterial Regulation B.E. 2540 (1997)
October 31, 2011the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaDecision on the Amount of the Single Equitable Remuneration of Copying in Private Use
June 2005the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaA Book Of Rules For Implementation Of The Law On Customs Measures For The Protection Of Intellectual Property Rights
January 25, 2000Trinidad and TobagoCopyright (Customs) Regulations 2000
May 17, 1989Trinidad and TobagoThe Copyright (International Conventions and Organisations) Order, 1989
November 11, 1996TunisiaDecree No. 96-2230 of November 11, 1996 establishing the Administrative and Financial Funtioning Organization of the Tunisian Copyright Office
November 6, 2010TurkeyRegulation on Intellectual Property Rights Common Database
October 9, 2010TurkeyRegulation of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism on Painting and Sculpture Museum
March 23, 2010TurkeyRegulation on Protection and Preservation of Collections of Movable Cultural Movable Cultural and Natural Heritages
November 1, 2007TurkeyRegulation on Internet Public Use Providers
May 17, 2006TurkeyRegulation on the Recording and Registration of the Intellectual and Artistic Works (as last amended by Regulation No. 27038 of October 28, 2008)
April 13, 2006TurkeyRegulation on Procedures and Principles Regarding the Use of Deductions Made from the Costs of Carrying Materials That Include Intellectual and Artistic Works and Technical Devices Used to Copy These Works
November 5, 2005TurkeyRegulation Revoking the Regulation on Inspection of Cinema, Video and Music Works of Art
April 18, 2005TurkeyRegulation on the Procedures and Principles Regarding the Certification of the Enterprises Disseminating or Performing the Record, Copying and Sale of the Materials on which Intellectual and Artistic Works are Fixed (as last amended by Regulation No. 27864 of March 4, 2011)
June 8, 2004TurkeyRegulation on Procedures and Principles on Broadcasting and/or Transmission of Works, Performances and Productions
November 8, 2001TurkeyRegulation on the Procedure and Principles for the Implementation of the Bandrole System (as last amended by Regulation No. 27746 of November 1, 2010)
September 15, 2001TurkeyRegulation on Procedure and Principles of Use of the Intellectual and Artistic Works on Radio and Television Broadcasts
March 10, 1999TurkeyRegulation on the Statute of the Collecting Societies and Federations for the Authors of the Intellectual and Artistic Works and Related Rights Holders (as last amended by Regulation No. 4683 of August 13, 2002)
June 30, 1998TurkeyRegulations on the Amendments to the Regulations regarding the Marking of Intellectual and Artistic Works
November 16, 1997TurkeyRegulations on Neighboring Rights to the Authors of Works
November 16, 1997TurkeyRegulation on the Marking of Intellectual and Artistic Works (as last amended by Regulation No. 24577 of November 8, 2001)
September 4, 1986TurkeyRegulation on Enterprise License to be given to the Film, Video, Record and Cassette Administrators (as last amended by Regulation No. 87/11715 of June 26, 1987)
September 4, 1986TurkeyRegulation on Certificate of Authority to be issued by Authors of Intellectual and Artistic Works
May 20, 1995TurkmenistanRegulations on Registration Fees for Official Registration Algorithms, Electronic Computer Programs, Databases and Topographies of Integrated Circuits
February 1, 1994TuvaluTelevision Licence Regulations
July 1, 2004UgandaUganda Registration Services Bureau Act (Commencement) Instrument, 2004
April 13, 2007UkraineResolution of the Cabinet of Ministers on Registration of Objects of Intellectual Property Law in Customs Register, Gathering of Information, and Interaction of Customs Authorities with Other Law Enforcement and Controlling Authorities and Owners of Rights to Objects of Intellectual Property Law in the Event of Suspension of Customs Clearance of Goods at the Discretion of the Customs Authority
April 10, 1993UkraineDecree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on Standardization and Certification
March 22, 2004United Arab EmiratesMinisterial Decision No. 133 of 2004 on Collective Management of Copyright and Related Rights
March 22, 2004United Arab EmiratesMinisterial Decision No. 134 of 2004 on Compulsory Licensing of Copies or Translations of Works
September 1, 1993United Arab EmiratesMinisterial Decision No. 411 of 1993 on the Control of Protected Works in Accordance with the Provisions of the Federal Law No. 40 Of 1992 Concerning the Protection of Intellectual Works and Copyright
February 26, 2014United KingdomThe Copyright and Duration of Rights in Performances (Amendment) Regulations 2014
October 29, 2013United KingdomThe Court of Appeal (Recording and Broadcasting) Order 2013
October 9, 2013United KingdomThe Trade Marks (Isle of Man) Order 2013
July 18, 2013United KingdomThe Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013|(Broadcasting Consequential Amendments) Order 2013
January 27, 2013United KingdomThe Copyright (Certification of Licensing Scheme for|Educational Recording of Broadcasts) (Educational|Recording Agency Limited) (Amendment) Order 2013
July 10, 2012United KingdomThe Copyright and Performances (Application to Other Countries) (Amendment) Order 2012
March 15, 2012United KingdomThe Copyright and Performances (Application to Other Countries) Order 2012
November 29, 2011United KingdomThe Artist’s Resale Right (Amendment) Regulations 2011
August 19, 2011United KingdomPatents Act 1977 (Amendment) Regulations 2011
March 15, 2010United KingdomThe Copyright Tribunal Rules 2010
October 19, 2009United KingdomThe Artist`s Resale Right (Amendment) Regulations 2009
May 8, 2008United KingdomThe Consumer Protection for Unfair Trading Regulations 2008
January 31, 2008United KingdomThe Copyright (Certification of Licensing Scheme for Educational Recording of Broadcasts) (Educational Recording Agency Limited) (Revocation and Amendment) Order 2008
February 1, 2007United KingdomThe Copyright (Certification of Licensing Scheme for Educational Recording of Broadcasts) (Educational Recording Agency Limited) Order 2007
January 9, 2006United KingdomThe Copyright (Certification of Licensing Scheme for Educational Recording of Broadcasts and Cable Programmes) (Educational Recording Agency Limited) (Revocation) Order 2006
January 9, 2006United KingdomThe Performances (Moral Rights, etc.) Regulations 2006
February 2, 2005United KingdomThe Copyright (Educational Establishments) Order 2005, 2 February 2005, No. 223
September 29, 2003United KingdomElectronic Communications, The Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) (Extension) (No. 2), Regulations 2003, No. 2500
September 28, 2003United KingdomThe Copyright and Rights in Databases (Amendment) Regulations 2003
September 28, 2003United KingdomThe Copyright (Visually Impaired Persons) Act 2002 (Commencement) Order 2003
September 27, 2003United KingdomThe Copyright and Related Rights Regulations 2003, copyright and rights in performances, 27 September 2003, No. 2498
January 30, 2003United KingdomThe Copyright Order 2003, No. 187 (Certification of Licensing Scheme for Educational Recording of Broadcasts)(Open University)
July 31, 2002United KingdomElectronic Communications, The Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002, No. 2013
December 18, 1997United KingdomThe Copyright and Rights in Databases Regulations 1997 (S.I. 3032/1997)
November 26, 1996United KingdomThe Copyrights and Related Rights Regulations 1996 (S.I. 1996/2967)
1996United KingdomThe Copyright (Application to Other Countries) (Amendment) Order 1995 (S.I 1995/2987)
December 19, 1995United KingdomThe Duration of Copyright and Rights in Performances Regulations 1995 (S.I. 1995/3297)
June 7, 1995United KingdomThe Counterfeit and Pirated Goods (Consequential Provisions) Regulations 1995 (S.I. 1995 No. 1447)
June 7, 1995United KingdomThe Copyright (EC Measures Relating to Pirated Goods and Abolition of Restrictions on the Import of Goods) Regulations 1995
November 2, 1994United KingdomThe Trade Marks (Claims to Priority from Relevant Countries) Order 1994, S.I. 1994/2803
February 17, 1994United KingdomThe Registered Trade Mark Agents (Mixed Partnerships and Bodies Corporate) Rules 1994 (S.I. 1994/363)
January 18, 1993United KingdomThe Copyright (Recording for Archives of Designated Class of Broadcasts and Cable Programmes) (Designated Bodies) Order 1993
December 16, 1992United KingdomThe Copyright (Computer Programs) Regulations 1992 (S.I. 1992/3233)
March 3, 1992United KingdomThe Copyright Tribunal (Amendment) Rules 1992 (S.I. 1992/467)
February 5, 1991United KingdomThe Copyright Tribunal (Amendment) Rules 1991 (S.I. 1991/201)
November 20, 1990United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Isle of Man) (No. 2) Order 1990
November 1, 1990United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 6) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990 No. 2168 (C.53))
October 8, 1990United KingdomThe Copyright (Certification of Licensing Scheme for Educational Recording of Broadcasts) (Guild Sound and Vision Limited) (Revocation) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990/2007)
July 24, 1990United KingdomThe Copyright (Status of Former Dependent Territories) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990/1512)
July 24, 1990United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Isle of Man) Order 1990
July 16, 1990United KingdomThe Copyright (Material Open to Public Inspection) (Marking of Copies of Plans and Drawings) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990/1427)
July 10, 1990United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 5) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990/1400 (C.42))
March 14, 1990United KingdomThe Copyright (Hong Kong) (Amendment) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990/588)
August 1, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Isle of Man) (No. 2) Order 1989
July 28, 1989United KingdomThe Design Right (Reciprocal Protection) (No. 2) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1294)
July 27, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 4) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1303 (C.45))
July 14, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Librarians and Archivists) (Copying of Copyright Material) Regulations 1989 (S.I. 1989/1212)
July 10, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Customs) Regulations 1989 (S.I. 1989/1178)
June 29, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Material Open to Public Inspection) (Marking of Copies of Maps) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1099)
June 26, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Application of Provisions relating to Educational Establishments to Teachers) (No. 2) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1067)
June 26, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Industrial Process and Excluded Articles) (No. 2) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989 No. 1070)
June 20, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 3) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1032 (C.27))
June 19, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Material Open to Public Inspection) (International Organisations) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1098)
June 13, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (International Organisations) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/989)
June 13, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Sub-titling of Broadcasts and Cable Programmes) (Designated Body) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1013)
June 13, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Recordings of Folksongs for Archives) (Designated Bodies) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1012)
June 13, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright and Rights in Performances (Notice of Seizure) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1006)
June 13, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright (Recording of Folksongs for Archives) (Designated Bodies) Order 1989
June 9, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 2) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/955 (C.25))
May 9, 1989United KingdomThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 1) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/816) (C.21)
January 2006United Republic of TanzaniaThe Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (Production and Distribution of Sound and Audiovisual Recordings) Regulations, 2006
2005United Republic of TanzaniaThe Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (Registration of Member and Their Works) Regulation, 2005
 United States of AmericaCode of Federal Regulations, Title 37, Subchapter A-Copyright Office and Procedures, Part 201, and Subchapter B-Copyright Arbitration Royalty Panel Rules and Procedures, Part 253
May 3, 2004UruguayDecree No. 154/004 of 3 May 2004 Establishing Regulations under Law No. 17.616 of 10 January 2003 on Copyright and Related Rights
1985UruguayInstructions for the Application of Decree-Law 15.289, Protecting Producers of Phonograms from Unauthorized Reproduction and Live Performances by Artists from Unauthorized Recording
June 14, 1982UruguayDecree-Law No. 15.289 of June 14, 1982, Introducing Criminal Provisions for the Protection of the Rights of Producers of Phonograms and/or Videograms Against Unauthorized Reproduction
June 18, 2012UzbekistanResolution of the State Committee for State Property Management of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 2371 of June 18, 2012 concerning the Approval of National Standards for Property Valuation No. 13 'Valuation of Intellectual Property'
March 15, 2012UzbekistanResolution of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 72 of March 15, 2012 on the Implementation of the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. ZRU-312 of December 26, 2011 Amending Certain Legislative Acts the Republic of Uzbekistan for the Purpose of Improving the Intellectual Property Legal Framework
September 30, 2011UzbekistanOrder No. 1889-1 of September 30, 2011 of the Director General of the Intellectual Property Agency on Amending the Order concerning the Approval of Rules on Filing of Appeals to the Board of Appeal of the State Patent Office of the Republic of Uzbekistan
September 30, 2011UzbekistanOrder No. 1402-1 of September 30, 2011 of the Director General of the Intellectual Property Agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Amendments to the Rules on Filing and Examination of Applications for the Registration of Computer Programs and Databases
September 11, 2008UzbekistanRegulation on Official Publications
August 22, 2008UzbekistanOrder on the Procedure for Granting of Patents, Selection Achievements, Certificates of Registration for Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Computer Programs, Databases and Topologies of Integrated Circuits
January 19, 2008UzbekistanResolution of the Cabinet of Ministers No.10 of January 19, 2008 concerning Minimal Rates of Remuneration for Certain Uses of Literary and Artistic Works
January 8, 2007UzbekistanResolution of the Cabinet of Ministers No.8 of January 8, 2007 on Approval of Remuneration Rates relating to Copyright and other Types of Remuneration
May 11, 2005UzbekistanRules No. 1481 of June 17, 2005, on the Registration of Agreements Assigning the Exclusive Rights to Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Selection Achievements, Trademarks, Service Marks, License Agreements Granting the Right to Use, and Agreements on the Absolute or Partial Assignment of the Exclusive Right to Integrated Microcircuit Topologies and to the Computer Programs and Databases
April 11, 2005UzbekistanRules on Granting of the Patent Duplicate, Patent Duplicate for Selection Achievement, the Registration Certificate of a Trademark, Geographical Indications, Computer Programs, Databases or Topologies of Integrated Microcircuits (Annex to the Order No. 35 of April 11, 2005 of the Director General of the Patent Office)
April 6, 2005UzbekistanRules on Records of Computer Programs in the State Register
April 6, 2005UzbekistanRules on Records of Databases in the State Register
August 18, 2004UzbekistanRules No. 1402 of September 6, 2004 on Filing and Examination of Applications for the Registration of Computer Programs and Databases
April 11, 1995Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Regulations under the Law on Copyright (approved by Decree No. 618 of April 11, 1995)
June 25, 1974Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Resolution No. 4328 of June 25, 1974 on the Establishment of Mortgages on Industrial Property and Copyright
September 20, 2011Viet NamDecree No. 85/2011/ND-CP of September 20, 2011, Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Government's Decree No. 100/ 2006/ND-CP of September 21, 2006, Detailing and Guiding a Number of Articles of the Civil Code and the Intellectual Property Law Regarding Copyright and Related Rights
May 13, 2009Viet NamDecree No. 47/2009/NĐ-CP of May 13, 2009 of the Government on Sanctioning Administrative Violations of Copyright and Related Rights
December 31, 2008Viet NamInstruction No. 36/2008/CT-TTg of December 31, 2008 on Strengthening the Management and Implementation of Copyright and Related Rights Protection
April 3, 2008Viet NamJoint Circular No. 02/2008/TTLT-TANDTC-VKSNDTC-BVHTT&DL-BKH&CN-BTP of April 3, 2008, Guiding the Application of a Number of Legal Provisions to the Settlement of Disputes over intellectual Property Rights at People's Courts
February 14, 2007Viet NamCircular No. 01/2007/TT-BKHCN of February 14, 2007, Guiding the Implementation of the Government’s Decree No. 103/2006/ND-CP of September 22, 2006, Detailing and Guiding the Implementation of a Number of Articles of the Law on Intellectual Property Regarding Industrial Property
September 22, 2006Viet NamDecree No. 105/2006/ND-CP of September 22, 2006, Detailing and Guiding the Implementation of a Number of Articles of the Law on Intellectual Property on Protection of Intellectual Property Rights and on State Management of Intellectual Property
September 21, 2006Viet NamDecree No. 100/2006/ND-CP of September 21, 2006, Detailing and Guiding the Implementation of a Number of Articles of the Civil Code and the Intellectual Property Law Regarding the Copyright and Related Rights
June 6, 2006Viet NamDecree No. 56/2006/ND-CP of June 6, 2006 on Sanctioning Administrative Violations in Cultural and Information Activities
December 15, 2005Viet NamDecree No. 154/2005/ND-CP of December 15, 2005 of the Government Detailing the Implementation of a Number of Articles of the Customs Law Regarding Customs Procedures, Inspection and Supervision
December 12, 2005Viet NamOrder No. 28/2005/L-CTN of December 12, 2005, on the promulgation of Law on Intellectual Property
October 17, 2003Viet NamJoint Circular No. 58/2003/TTLT-BVHTT-BTC of October 17, 2003 of the Ministry of Culture and Information and the Ministry of Finance on Guidance to Copyright Protection at Customs authorities with respect to Exported Goods and Imported Goods
July 29, 2002Viet NamDocument 3289/VHTT-BC of July 29, 2002 of the Ministry of Culture and Information: Instruction for the Contents of the License Application to directly Receive Foreign Television Programs from Satellites
July 29, 2002Viet NamRegulations of July 29, 2002 on Licensing, Inspection, Examination and Dealing with Violations in Receiving Foreign Television programs (issued under Decision No. 18/2002/QD-BVHTT of July 29, 2002 of Minister of Culture and Information)
June 11, 2002Viet NamDecree No. 61/ND-CP of June 11, 2002 of the Government on Royalty Regime
April 26, 2002Viet NamDecree No. 51/2002/ND-CP of April 26, 2002 of the Government Stipulating in Detail the Implementation of the Law on the Press, the Law on the Amendment and Supplementation of the Law on the Press
May 10, 2001Viet NamCircular No. 27/2001/TT-BVHTT of May 10, 2001 of the Ministry of Culture and Information on Guidance to the Implementation of Decree No. 76/CP of November 29, 1996 and Decree No. 60/CP of June 6, 1997 of the Goverment on Guidance to the Implementation of a Number of Provisions on Copyright in the Civil Code
March 29, 2000Viet NamRegulations of March 29, 2000 (issued under Decision No. 05/2000/QD-BVHTT of March 29, 2000 of the Ministry of Culture and Information) on the Construction of the Fine Art Parts of Monuments and Murals
August 5, 1999Viet NamRegulations of August 5, 1999 (issued under Decision No. 55/1999/QD-BVHTT of August 5, 1999 of the Ministry of Culture and Information) on Production, Export, Import, Circulation and Business of Audio and Video Tapes and Discs on Music and Stage Performances
August 5, 1999Viet NamDecision 55/1999/QD-BVHTT of August 5, 1999 of the Minister of Culture and Information on the Issuance of Regulations on Production, Export, Import, Circulation And Business Of Audio And Video Tapes And Discs on Music And Stage Performances
March 17, 1999Viet NamDirective No. 38/1999/CT-BVHTT of the Government of March 17, 1999 on the Strengthening the Management of CDs of Music and Stage Performances
February 2, 1999Viet NamRegulations of February 2, 1999 on Fine Art Exhibition and Gallery Activities (issued under Decision No. 03/1999/ED-BVHTT of February 2, 1999 of the Minister of Culture and Information)
December 19, 1998Viet NamCircular No. 166/1998/TT-BTC of December 19, 1998 of the Ministry of Finance on the Instructions for the Fee Collection of Copyright Registration
August 19, 1997Viet NamCircular No. 64/TT-DA of August 19, 1997 of the Ministry of Culture and Information, Instructing and Supplementing the Implementation of Decree 48/CP of July 17, 1995 and Decree 87/CP of December 12, 1995 of Opening Video Tape Shops and Agencies and Managing Video Tapes (Excerpt)
August 9, 1997Viet NamRegulations of August 9, 1997 on Film and Movie Inspection (issued under Decision No. 2455/QD-DA of August 9, 1997 of the Ministry of Culture and Information)
August 9, 1997Viet NamDecision 2455/QD-DA of August 9, 1997 of the Minster of Culture and Information on the Issuance of Regulations on Film and Movie Inspection
June 6, 1997Viet NamDecree No. 60/CP of June 6, 1997 of the Government on Intructions for the Implementation of Regulation of the Civil Code on Civil Relationships Containing Foreign Elements
July 17, 1995Viet NamDecree No. 48/CP of July 17, 1995 of the Government on Cinematic Organisations and Activities
2006ZimbabweCopyright and Neighbouring Rights Regulations, 2006

IP Jurisprudence

Date of TextEntityTitle
November 20, 2006ChinaThe Interpretation of the Supreme People's Court Concerning Several Issues on Hearing cases in Internet Copyright Dispute
September 26, 2005ChinaReply of the Supreme People's Court and the Supreme People's Procuratorate about Relevant Issues of Handling Criminal Cases of Infringing upon Copyright concerning Audio-visual Fixation
October 12, 2002ChinaInterpretation of the Supreme People’s Court of October 12, 2002, concerning Several Issues on Application of Law in Hearing Correctly the Civil Copyright (promulgated on October 15, 2002)
December 19, 2000ChinaThe Interpretation of the Supreme People's Court Concerning Several Issues on Hearing cases in Internet Copyright Dispute
October 1, 2008EcuadorResolution No. 0004-2008-TC
October 22, 2009FranceDecision No. 2009-590 DC of 22 October 2009
June 10, 2009FranceDecision No. 2009-580 DC of June 10, 2009
July 27, 2006FranceDecision No. 2006-540 DC. Law on Copyright and Related Rights in the Information Society
February 10, 2000SpainDecision No. 485/1996 of the Third Section of the Administrative Litigation Chamber of the Supreme Court invalidating as contrary to the law the last paragraph of Article 145 the Revised Text of Law No. 22/1987 of November 11, 1987 on Intellectual Property, approved by Law of Royal Legislative Decree No. 1/1996 of April 12, 1996
February 9, 2000SpainDecision No. 486/1996 of the Third Section of the Administrative Litigation Chamber of the Supreme Court invalidating, as contrary to the law, the last paragraph of Article 145 the Revised Text of Law No. 22/1987 of November 11, 1987 on Intellectual Property, approved by Law of Royal Legislative Decree No. 1/1996 of April 12, 1996

IP Legal Literature

Date of TextEntityTitle
January 2013AustraliaIntellectual Property Reform In Australia (January 2013)
March 26, 2012AustraliaA Guide to Intellectual Property for Australia’s Graphic Designers
March 26, 2012AustraliaA Guide to Intellectual Property for Australia’s Industrial Designers
March 26, 2012AustraliaA Guide to Intellectual Property for Australia's Clothing and Fashion Design Industry (Fashion Rules)
March 26, 2012AustraliaIP. Don't Give Away Your Most Valuable Asset
July 2005BotswanaNational Competition Policy for Botswana
November 2011Burkina FasoA Practical Guide to the Law on the Protection of Literary and Artistic Property for Users of Copyrighted Works (Revised Edition November 2011)
November 2011Burkina FasoA Practical Guide to Copyright and Neighbouring Rights for the Police and the Gendarmerie (Revised Edition November 2011)
November 2011Burkina FasoA Practical Guide to the Law on the Protection of Literary and Artistic Property for Authors, Publishers and Producers (Revised Edition November 2011)
November 2011Burkina FasoA Practical Guide to the Law on the Protection of Literary and Artistic Property for Administrative, Parliament, Traditional and Religious Authorities (Revised Edition November 2011)
November 2011Burkina FasoA Practical Guide to Copyright and Neighbouring Rights for Judges and Judicial Officers (Revised Edition November 2011)
November 2011Burkina FasoA Practical Guide on the Collection of the Private Copying Remuneration by the Customs Services on behalf of the National |Copyright Office of Burkina Faso (BBDA)
March 2008Burkina FasoA Practical Guide to Copyright and Neighbouring Rights for the Staff of the Burkina Faso Copyright Office (March 2008)
June 2005Cabo VerdeMemorandum of Understanding on 'Environmental Information System'
May 29, 2013ChinaThe 2013 China Intellectual Property Index Report
September 1, 2006ChinaGuide to Copyright Administrative Complaints
2006Costa RicaTowards the Information and Knowledge Society in Costa Rica - Regulatory Frame of the Information and the Knowledge Society in Costa Rica
October 29, 2004Costa RicaTrend of the Jurisprudence in Costa Rica
October 25, 2004El SalvadorTendencies in Jurisprudence in El Salvador, Third Regional Seminar on Intellectual Property for Judges and Prosecutors of Latin America, 2004
May 18, 2005European Union (EU)Commission Recommendation of 18 May 2005 on collective cross-border management of copyright and related rights for legitimate online music services (2005/737/EC)
 GeorgiaComments on the Legislation of Georgia in the Field of Intellectual Property Protection
June 16, 2011GermanyConstitutional Law and Copyright Law
 GuatemalaCompendium of legislation on cultural heritage protection in Guatemala
July 24, 1999IndiaA Handbook of Copyright Law, © Government of India Ministry of Human Resource Development
October 25, 2004MexicoTendencies in Mexican Jurisprudence, Third Regional Seminar on Intellectual Property for Judges and Prosecutors of Latin America, 2004
July 2009MozambiqueAfrican Copyright and Access to Knowledge Project (ACA2K). Country Report Mozambique (July 2009)
August 28, 2007MozambiqueIntellectual Property Strategy 2008-2018
2009RwandaRwanda Intellectual Property Policy
December 25, 2007Saudi ArabiaGuide of Rules and Conditions Governing the Free Markets at International Airports
September 2009the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaStrategy for Intellectual Property of The Republic of Macedonia 2009-2012, @ The State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic of Macedonia
May 3, 2007United KingdomCopyright, Designs and Patents (Unofficial Consolidation 3 May 2007)
November 4, 2010United Republic of TanzaniaIntellectual Property Right in Tanzania
April 6, 1995United States of AmericaAntitrust Guidelines for the Licensing of Intellectual Property (@ U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission 1995)
December 2010VanuatuOpportunities and Challenges in the Pacific Region in Using the IP System for Economic Growth and Business Competitiveness (December 2010)
January 2009ZimbabweUNESCO World Anti Piracy Observatory, Zimbabwe

Treaty Approvals

Date of TextEntityTitle
January 30, 2003AlbaniaLaw No. 8993 of January 30, 2003 on the Accession of the Republic of Albania in the Convention establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization
August 4, 1999ArgentinaLaw No. 25.140 of August 4, 1999, approving the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (Berne Convention), the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty (WPPT), and the WIPO Copyright Treaty (WCT)
March 21, 1991ArgentinaLaw No. 23.921 of March 21, 1991, approving the Rome International Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations (Rome Convention, 1961)
March 17, 1980ArgentinaLaw No. 22.195 of March 17, 1980, approving the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization, the Act of the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property and the Act of the Bern Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works
November 23, 1972ArgentinaLaw No. 19.963 of November 23, 1972, approving Accession to the Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms Against Unauthorized Duplication of their Phonograms
April 25, 1967ArgentinaLaw No. 17.251 of April 25, 1967, approving Accession to the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works
June 22, 2010AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on joining the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement concerning the International Deposit of Industrial Designs
July 22, 2009AzerbaijanResolution of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on documents signed between the Republic of Azerbaijan and Georgia in Baku on 20 May 2009
July 22, 2009AzerbaijanResolution of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on documents signed between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the State of Israel in the city of Baku on 28 June 2009
December 30, 2005AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on joining the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
September 30, 2005AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on joining the WIPO Copyright Treaty
September 30, 2005AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Government of the Republic of Turkey on cooperation in the field of copyright and related rights
December 21, 2001AzerbaijanResolution of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the “Agreement between the Copyright Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Russian Copyright Society on the collective management of authors’ property rights and mutual assistance” signed in Baku on 31 May 2001
June 26, 1997AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on approval of the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan on cooperation in the field of copyright and related rights
February 7, 1996AzerbaijanLaw of the Azerbaijan Republic on approval of a cooperation agreement for the protection of copyright and related rights
August 12, 2002BelarusDecree of the President of the Republic of Belarus No. 439 of August 7, 2002 On Accession of the Republic of Belarus to the Convention on Protection of the Interests of the Manufacturers of the Phonograms from Illegal Reproduction of Their Phonograms
August 7, 2002BelarusDecree of the President of the Republic of Belarus on Accession of the Republic of Belarus to the International Convention on Protection of the Rights of the Performers, Manufacturers of the Phonograms and Broadcasting Organization
December 30, 1994BrazilDecree No. 1.355 of December 30, 1994 (Promulgation of the Final Act of the Uruguay Round)
December 24, 1975BrazilDecree No. 76.906 of 24 December 1975 (Promulgation of the Phonograms Convention)
December 24, 1975BrazilDecree No. 76.905 of December 24, 1975 (Promulgation of the Universal Convention on Copyright)
May 6, 1975BrazilDecree No. 75.699 of May 6, 1975 (Promulgation of the Bern Convention)
October 19, 1965BrazilDecree No. 57.125 of October 19, 1965 (Promulgation of the Rome Convention)
May 18, 1949BrazilDecree No. 26.675 of 18 May 1949 (Promulgation of the Inter-American Copyright Convention)
January 5, 1995ChileSupreme Decree No. 16 of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of January 5, 1995 approving the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization
March 9, 1977ChileDecree No. 56 ratifying the Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms against Unauthorized Duplication of Phonograms of October 29, 1971
November 21, 2007ColombiaLaw No. 1166 of 2007 (November 21) - By which is approved the Amending Protocol to the U.S. – Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA), signed in Washington, District of Columbia on June 28, 2007 and its Side Letter of the same date
July 4, 2007ColombiaLaw No. 1143 of 2007 (July 4) - By means of which is approved the 'U.S. – Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA)', its 'Side letters', and its 'Understandings', signed in Washington on November 22, 2006
February 2, 2000ColombiaLaw No. 565 of 2000 (February 2) - By means of which is approved the "WIPO -World Intellectual Property Organization- Copyright Treaty", adopted in Geneva, on December twentieth (20) of nineteen ninety-six (1996)
December 23, 1999ColombiaLaw No. 545 of 1999 (December 23) - By means of which is approved the 'WIPO –World Intellectual Property Organization- Performances and Phonograms Treaty (WPPT)', adopted in Geneva on December twenty (20) of nineteen ninety-six (1996)
December 15, 1994ColombiaLaw No. 170 of 1994 (December 15) - By means of which is approved the 'Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)', signed in Marrakech (Morocco) on April 15, 1994, its attached multilateral agreement and the attached plurilateral agreement on bovine meat
May 24, 1994ColombiaDecree No. 1042 of 1994 (May 24) - By which Berne's Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic works is promulgated
December 21, 1992ColombiaLaw No. 26 of 1992 (December 21) - By means of which is approved the "Treaty on the International Registration of Audiovisual Works", adopted in Geneva on April 20, 1989.
October 26, 1987ColombiaLaw No. 33 of 1987 (October 26) - By means of which is approved the 'Berne's Agreement for the protection of the literary and artistic works', of September 9, 1886 completed in Paris on May 4, 1896 checked in Berlin on November 13, 1908 completed in Berne on March 20, 1914 and checked in Rome on June 2, 1928, in Brussels on June 26, 1948, in Stockholm on July 14, 1967 and in Paris on July 24, 1971
December 12, 1975ColombiaLaw No. 48 of 1975 (December 12) - By means of which is authorized the adhesion of Colombia to the following International Instruments: "Universal Copyright Convention", its Protocols I and II, revised in Paris on July 24, 1971, and is approved the "International Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations", done at Rome on October 26, 1961
December 22, 1999Costa RicaLaw No. 7967, Approval of WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty (WPPT) (1996)
December 22, 1999Costa RicaLaw No. 7968, Approval of the WIPO Copyright Treaty (WCT) (1996)
September 22, 1998Costa RicaLaw No. 7829, Approving the Brussels Convention relating to the Distribution of Programme-Carrying Signals Transmitted by Satellite
December 20, 1994Costa RicaLaw No. 7475 approving the Final Act Embodying the Results of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations
September 25, 1980Costa RicaLaw No. 6486, Adhesion of Costa Rica to the Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms against Unauthorized Duplication of their Phonograms
August 29, 1977Costa RicaLaw No. 6083, Adhesion to Berne Convention for the protection of Literary and Artistic Works
May 5, 1975Costa RicaLaw No. 5682, Ratifying the Universal Convention on Copyright reviewed in Paris on July 24, 1971
March 5, 1971Costa RicaLaw No. 4727, Approving the International Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations
October 6, 1999Dominican RepublicResolution No. 101-99 Approving the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), signed at Stockholm on July 14, 1967 and amended on September 28, 1979
March 16, 2000European Union (EU)Council Decision of 16 March 2000 on the approval, on behalf of the European Community, of the WIPO Copyright Treaty and the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 14, 2007FranceDecree No. 2007-1014 of 14 June 2007 promulgating the Treaty on the International Registration of Audiovisual Works, signed at Geneva 20 April 1989
December 22, 2006GreeceLaw No. 3521/2006, Ratification of the Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage
September 26, 2003GreeceLaw No. 3183/2003, Ratification of the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
September 26, 2003GreeceLaw No. 3184/2003, Ratification of the WIPO Copyright Treaty
June 9, 1993GreeceLaw 2148/1993, Ratification of the Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms Against Unauthorized Duplication of Their Phonograms of 29 October, 1971 at Geneva.
June 19, 1992GreeceLaw 2054/1992, Ratification of the International Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations of October 26, 1961 at Rome.
April 2, 1991GreeceLaw 1944/1991, Ratification of the Brussels Convention Relating to the Distribution of Program-Carrying Signals Transmitted by Satellite
August 1, 1975GreeceLaw No. 100/1975, Ratification of a) the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization adopted on July 14, 1967 and b) the Revision of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works on July 24,1971 at Paris.
October 17, 1962GreeceDecree Law 4254/1962, Ratification of the Universal Copyright Convention and its Protocols 1,2 and 3.
September 7, 1976GuatemalaDecree No. 37-76 of 7 September 1976 approving International Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organisations, adopted at Rome on October 26, 1961
September 21, 1989HondurasDecree No. 145-1989 approving the Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations of October 26, 1961
September 21, 1989HondurasDecree No. 144-1989 approving the Geneva Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms of October 29, 1972
September 14, 1989HondurasDecree No. 135-1989 approving accession to the Bern Convention of September 9, 1886
2009HungaryAct No. LX of 2008 on the Accession to the Nairobi Treaty on the Protection of the Olympic Symbol
1998HungaryAct. No. XLIV of 1998 on the Accession to the Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms & Broadcasting Organisations
1998HungaryParliament Resolution No. 57 of 1998 ratifying WIPO Copyright Treaty & WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
1975HungaryDecree Law No. III of 1975 on the Accession to the Universal Copyright Convention as revised at Paris on July 24, 1971, with Appendix Declaration relating to Article XVII & Resolution concerning Article XI
1975HungaryDecree Law No. IV of 1975 on the Accession to the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary & Artistic Works
1975HungaryDecree-Law No. 18 of 1975 on the Accession to the Geneva Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms Against Unauthorized Duplication of Their Phonograms
June 17, 1985IraqLaw No. 41 of 1985 on the ratification of the Arab Convention for Copyright
1999IsraelCopyright (TRIPS Agreement) Order, 5760-1999
August 21, 1955IsraelCopyright (International Convention) Order, 5715-1955
March 4, 1953IsraelCopyright (Berne Convention) Order, 5713-1953
January 15, 2003KyrgyzstanLaw No. 11 of 15 January 2003, on Joining of the Kyrgyz Republic to the International Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations of 26 October 1961
July 24, 1996LebanonLaw No. 585 of July 24, 1996 authorising the government to conclude the Rome Convention for the Protection of the artists signed in Rome on October 26, 1961
June 28, 1934LebanonResolution No. 141/LR of 1934 on the Application of the Berne Convention to Eastern Countries under the French Mandated Authority.
November 5, 2009NicaraguaLegislative Decree No. 5877-2009 on the Approval of the Adhesion to the Protocol amending the Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
May 15, 2009NicaraguaDecree No. 30-2009 on the Adhesion to the Protocol amending the TRIPS Agreement
June 17, 2002NicaraguaDecree No. 59-2002 on the Ratification of the Treaty of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
July 12, 2001NicaraguaAdhesion to the Treaty of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) (Decree No. 66-2001)
November 24, 1999NicaraguaDecree A.N. 2428-1999, Approving the Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations
November 24, 1999NicaraguaApproval Decree of the Geneva Agreement for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms Against Unauthorized Duplication of their Phonograms (Decree A.N. 2430-1999)
October 6, 1999NicaraguaDecree on Accession to the Bern Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (Decree A.N. 2376-1999)
October 27, 1998NicaraguaDecree Approving and Ratifying the Agreement on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights (Decree No. 68-1998)
March 10, 1961NicaraguaDecree No. 1-1961 on the Ratification of the Universal Copyright Convention
December 15, 1998PanamaLaw No. 92 of December 15, 1998 approving the WIPO Copyright Treaty, adopted in Geneva on December 20, 1996
December 15, 1998PanamaLaw No. 93 of December 15, 1998 approving the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty, adopted in Geneva on December 20, 1996
July 15, 1997PanamaLaw No. 23 of July 15, 1997 on the approval of the Marrakesh Agreement establishing the World Trade Organization and the Protocol of Accession of Panama to the Agreement, together with its annexes and list of commitments; and by which the national laws are brought into compliance with international standards and other provisions are enacted
January 3, 1996PanamaLaw No. 3 of January 3, 1996 approving the Bern Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works, as revised by the Paris Act of July 24, 1971, and amended on September 28, 1979
October 6, 2000ParaguayLaw No. 1.583/2000 on the approval of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 8, 2000ParaguayLaw No. 1.582/2000 on the approval of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Copyright Treaty
October 11, 1994ParaguayLaw No. 444/1994 ratifying the Final Act of the Uruguay Round of GATT
August 1, 1991ParaguayLaw No. 12/91 on the approval of the Adhesion of the Republic to Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 9, 1886, as revised in Paris in 1971 and amended in 1979
December 28, 1970ParaguayLaw No. 247/1970 on the approval of the Adhesion of Paraguay to the 'Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works'
February 26, 2002TogoLaw No. 2002-008 of February 26, 2002 authorizing the Ratification of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Performances and Phonograms Treaty (WPPT), adopted in Geneva on December 20, 1996
February 14, 2002TogoLaw authorizing the Accession of Togo to the Universal Copyright Convention, revised in Paris on July 24, 1971
February 14, 2002TogoLaw authorizing the Accession of Togo to the Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms against Unauthorized Duplication of their Phonograms, adopted in Geneva on October 29, 1971
February 14, 2002TogoLaw authorizing the Ratification of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Copyright Treaty (WCT), adopted in Geneva on December 20, 1996
February 14, 2002TogoLaw authorizing the Accession of Togo to the International Convention on the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations, adopted in Rome on October 26, 1961
November 29, 2001TogoLaw No. 2001-013 of November 29, 2001 authorizing the Ratification of the Agreement Revising the Bangui Agreement of March 2, 1977 establishing the African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI), signed in Bangui February 24, 1999
January 6, 1975TogoOrdinance No. 4 of January 6, 1975 authorizing the Accession of the Togolese Republic to the Bern Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works, acts of Paris of July 24, 1971
February 20, 2008UruguayLaw No. 18.253 on the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 20, 2006UruguayLaw No. 18.036 of 20.Oct.2006 - WIPO Copyright Treaty (WCT)
August 9, 1999UruguayLaw No. 17.146 on the Strasbourg, Nice, Locarno and Vienna Agreements
December 13, 1994UruguayLaw No. 16.671 of 13 December 1994 approving the agreements reached at the conclusion of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations, as contained in the Final Act signed at Marrakesh on 15 April 1994
November 6, 1992UruguayLaw No. 16.321 of 6 November 1992 approving the Universal Copyright Convention and its appended Declarations, Resolutions and Protocols, adopted at Geneva on 6 September 1952, and accession to the Universal Copyright Convention, as revised at Paris on 24 July 1971
November 28, 1983UruguayLaw No. 15.491 on the Protection of the Olympic symbol - the Nairobi Treaty
May 20, 1980UruguayLaw No. 15.012 of 20 May 1980 approving the Geneva Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms of 29 October 1971
July 19, 1979UruguayDecree-Law No. 14.910 of 19 July 1979 Approving the Stockholm Act of 14 July 1967 amending the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property of 20 March 1883; the Paris Act of 24 July 1971 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886; and the Convention signed in Stockholm on 14 July 1967 establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
October 21, 1976UruguayDecree-Law No. 14.587 of 21 October 1976 approving the Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations of 26 October 1961
July 5, 1918UruguayLaw No. 6.103 of 5 July 1918 approving the Buenos Aires Convention on Literary and Artistic Copyright of 1910
October 1892UruguayLaw No. 2.267 of 1 October 1892 approving the Montevideo Treaty on Literary and Artistic Property of 1889
December 29, 1994Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Law of December 29, 1994, approving the Marrakesh Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization
 

WIPO-Administered Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
October 3, 1928South AfricaBerne Convention
March 23, 1975South AfricaWIPO Convention
 South AfricaWIPO Copyright Treaty
 South AfricaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 2, 1992ZambiaBerne Convention
May 14, 1977ZambiaWIPO Convention
April 18, 1980ZimbabweBerne Convention
December 29, 1981ZimbabweWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991TurkmenistanWIPO Convention
December 5, 1887TunisiaBerne Convention
November 28, 1975TunisiaWIPO Convention
June 14, 2001TongaBerne Convention
June 14, 2001TongaWIPO Convention
January 1, 1952TurkeyBerne Convention
April 8, 2004TurkeyRome Convention
May 12, 1976TurkeyWIPO Convention
November 28, 2008TurkeyWIPO Copyright Treaty
November 28, 2008TurkeyWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 16, 1988Trinidad and TobagoBerne Convention
November 1, 1996Trinidad and TobagoBrussels Convention
October 1, 1988Trinidad and TobagoPhonograms Convention
August 16, 1988Trinidad and TobagoWIPO Convention
November 28, 2008Trinidad and TobagoWIPO Copyright Treaty
November 28, 2008Trinidad and TobagoWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 4, 2014TuvaluWIPO Convention
July 25, 1994United Republic of TanzaniaBerne Convention
December 30, 1983United Republic of TanzaniaWIPO Convention
October 25, 1995UkraineBerne Convention
February 18, 2000UkrainePhonograms Convention
June 12, 2002UkraineRome Convention
April 26, 1970UkraineWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002UkraineWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002UkraineWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 18, 1973UgandaWIPO Convention
March 1, 1989United States of AmericaBerne Convention
March 7, 1985United States of AmericaBrussels Convention
March 10, 1974United States of AmericaPhonograms Convention
August 25, 1970United States of AmericaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002United States of AmericaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002United States of AmericaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 10, 1967UruguayBerne Convention
January 18, 1983UruguayPhonograms Convention
July 4, 1977UruguayRome Convention
December 21, 1979UruguayWIPO Convention
June 5, 2009UruguayWIPO Copyright Treaty
August 28, 2008UruguayWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
April 19, 2005UzbekistanBerne Convention
December 25, 1991UzbekistanWIPO Convention
September 12, 1935Holy SeeBerne Convention
July 18, 1977Holy SeePhonograms Convention
 Holy SeeRome Convention
April 20, 1975Holy SeeWIPO Convention
August 29, 1995Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesBerne Convention
August 29, 1995Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesWIPO Convention
February 12, 2011Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
December 30, 1982Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Berne Convention
November 18, 1982Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Phonograms Convention
January 30, 1996Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Rome Convention
November 23, 1984Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)WIPO Convention
 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)WIPO Copyright Treaty
 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 26, 2004Viet NamBerne Convention
January 12, 2006Viet NamBrussels Convention
July 6, 2005Viet NamPhonograms Convention
March 1, 2007Viet NamRome Convention
July 2, 1976Viet NamWIPO Convention
December 27, 2012VanuatuBerne Convention
March 2, 2012VanuatuWIPO Convention
July 21, 2006SamoaBerne Convention
October 11, 1997SamoaWIPO Convention
July 14, 2008YemenBerne Convention
March 29, 1979YemenWIPO Convention
August 1, 1904SwedenBerne Convention
April 18, 1973SwedenPhonograms Convention
May 18, 1964SwedenRome Convention
April 26, 1970SwedenWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010SwedenWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010SwedenWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
December 21, 1998SingaporeBerne Convention
April 27, 2005SingaporeBrussels Convention
December 10, 1990SingaporeWIPO Convention
April 17, 2005SingaporeWIPO Copyright Treaty
April 17, 2005SingaporeWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 25, 1991SloveniaBerne Convention
June 25, 1991SloveniaBrussels Convention
October 15, 1996SloveniaPhonograms Convention
October 9, 1996SloveniaRome Convention
June 25, 1991SloveniaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002SloveniaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002SloveniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 1, 1993SlovakiaBerne Convention
January 1, 1993SlovakiaPhonograms Convention
January 1, 1993SlovakiaRome Convention
January 1, 1993SlovakiaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002SlovakiaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002SlovakiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
May 18, 1986Sierra LeoneWIPO Convention
June 26, 1991San MarinoWIPO Convention
August 25, 1962SenegalBerne Convention
 SenegalBrussels Convention
April 26, 1970SenegalWIPO Convention
May 18, 2002SenegalWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002SenegalWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
November 18, 1982SomaliaWIPO Convention
February 23, 1977SurinameBerne Convention
November 25, 1975SurinameWIPO Convention
May 12, 1998Sao Tome and PrincipeWIPO Convention
February 19, 1994El SalvadorBerne Convention
July 22, 2008El SalvadorBrussels Convention
February 9, 1979El SalvadorPhonograms Convention
June 29, 1979El SalvadorRome Convention
September 18, 1979El SalvadorWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002El SalvadorWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002El SalvadorWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 11, 2004Syrian Arab RepublicBerne Convention
May 13, 2006Syrian Arab RepublicRome Convention
November 18, 2004Syrian Arab RepublicWIPO Convention
December 14, 1998SwazilandBerne Convention
August 18, 1988SwazilandWIPO Convention
November 25, 1971ChadBerne Convention
September 26, 1970ChadWIPO Convention
April 30, 1975TogoBerne Convention
June 10, 2003TogoBrussels Convention
June 10, 2003TogoPhonograms Convention
June 10, 2003TogoRome Convention
April 28, 1975TogoWIPO Convention
May 21, 2003TogoWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 21, 2003TogoWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 17, 1931ThailandBerne Convention
December 25, 1989ThailandWIPO Convention
March 9, 2000TajikistanBerne Convention
February 26, 2013TajikistanPhonograms Convention
May 19, 2008TajikistanRome Convention
December 25, 1991TajikistanWIPO Convention
April 5, 2009TajikistanWIPO Copyright Treaty
August 24, 2011TajikistanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 7, 1985PeruBrussels Convention
August 24, 1985PeruPhonograms Convention
August 7, 1985PeruRome Convention
September 4, 1980PeruWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002PeruWIPO Copyright Treaty
July 18, 2002PeruWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 10, 1997Papua New GuineaWIPO Convention
August 1, 1951PhilippinesBerne Convention
 PhilippinesPhonograms Convention
September 25, 1984PhilippinesRome Convention
July 14, 1980PhilippinesWIPO Convention
October 4, 2002PhilippinesWIPO Copyright Treaty
October 4, 2002PhilippinesWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 5, 1948PakistanBerne Convention
January 6, 1977PakistanWIPO Convention
January 28, 1920PolandBerne Convention
June 13, 1997PolandRome Convention
March 23, 1975PolandWIPO Convention
March 23, 2004PolandWIPO Copyright Treaty
October 21, 2003PolandWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 29, 1911PortugalBerne Convention
March 11, 1996PortugalBrussels Convention
July 17, 2002PortugalRome Convention
April 27, 1975PortugalWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010PortugalWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010PortugalWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 2, 1992ParaguayBerne Convention
February 13, 1979ParaguayPhonograms Convention
February 26, 1970ParaguayRome Convention
June 20, 1987ParaguayWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002ParaguayWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002ParaguayWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 5, 2000QatarBerne Convention
September 3, 1976QatarWIPO Convention
October 28, 2005QatarWIPO Copyright Treaty
October 28, 2005QatarWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 1, 1927RomaniaBerne Convention
October 1, 1998RomaniaPhonograms Convention
October 22, 1998RomaniaRome Convention
April 26, 1970RomaniaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002RomaniaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002RomaniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
April 27, 1992SerbiaBerne Convention
April 27, 1992SerbiaBrussels Convention
June 10, 2003SerbiaPhonograms Convention
June 10, 2003SerbiaRome Convention
April 27, 1992SerbiaWIPO Convention
June 13, 2003SerbiaWIPO Copyright Treaty
June 13, 2003SerbiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 13, 1995Russian FederationBerne Convention
January 20, 1989Russian FederationBrussels Convention
March 13, 1995Russian FederationPhonograms Convention
May 26, 2003Russian FederationRome Convention
April 26, 1970Russian FederationWIPO Convention
February 5, 2009Russian FederationWIPO Copyright Treaty
February 5, 2009Russian FederationWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 1, 1984RwandaBerne Convention
July 25, 2001RwandaBrussels Convention
February 3, 1984RwandaWIPO Convention
March 11, 2004Saudi ArabiaBerne Convention
May 22, 1982Saudi ArabiaWIPO Convention
March 16, 2000SeychellesWIPO Convention
December 28, 2000SudanBerne Convention
February 15, 1974SudanWIPO Convention
September 21, 1976MauritiusWIPO Convention
May 12, 2004MaldivesWIPO Convention
October 12, 1991MalawiBerne Convention
June 11, 1970MalawiWIPO Convention
June 11, 1967MexicoBerne Convention
August 25, 1979MexicoBrussels Convention
December 21, 1973MexicoPhonograms Convention
May 18, 1964MexicoRome Convention
June 14, 1975MexicoWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002MexicoWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002MexicoWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 1, 1990MalaysiaBerne Convention
January 1, 1989MalaysiaWIPO Convention
December 27, 2012MalaysiaWIPO Copyright Treaty
December 27, 2012MalaysiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
November 22, 2013MozambiqueBerne Convention
December 23, 1996MozambiqueWIPO Convention
March 21, 1990NamibiaBerne Convention
December 23, 1991NamibiaWIPO Convention
 NamibiaWIPO Copyright Treaty
 NamibiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 3, 1960NigerBerne Convention
May 18, 1964NigerRome Convention
May 18, 1975NigerWIPO Convention
September 14, 1993NigeriaBerne Convention
October 29, 1993NigeriaRome Convention
April 9, 1995NigeriaWIPO Convention
 NigeriaWIPO Copyright Treaty
 NigeriaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 23, 2000NicaraguaBerne Convention
August 25, 1979NicaraguaBrussels Convention
August 10, 2000NicaraguaPhonograms Convention
August 10, 2000NicaraguaRome Convention
May 5, 1985NicaraguaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2003NicaraguaWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 6, 2003NicaraguaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
November 1, 1912NetherlandsBerne Convention
October 12, 1993NetherlandsPhonograms Convention
October 7, 1993NetherlandsRome Convention
January 9, 1975NetherlandsWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010NetherlandsWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010NetherlandsWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
April 13, 1896NorwayBerne Convention
August 1, 1978NorwayPhonograms Convention
July 10, 1978NorwayRome Convention
June 8, 1974NorwayWIPO Convention
January 11, 2006NepalBerne Convention
February 4, 1997NepalWIPO Convention
April 24, 1928New ZealandBerne Convention
August 13, 1976New ZealandPhonograms Convention
June 20, 1984New ZealandWIPO Convention
July 14, 1999OmanBerne Convention
March 18, 2008OmanBrussels Convention
February 19, 1997OmanWIPO Convention
September 20, 2005OmanWIPO Copyright Treaty
September 20, 2005OmanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 8, 1996PanamaBerne Convention
September 25, 1985PanamaBrussels Convention
June 29, 1974PanamaPhonograms Convention
September 2, 1983PanamaRome Convention
September 17, 1983PanamaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002PanamaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002PanamaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 20, 1988PeruBerne Convention
June 20, 1888LuxembourgBerne Convention
March 8, 1976LuxembourgPhonograms Convention
February 25, 1976LuxembourgRome Convention
March 19, 1975LuxembourgWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010LuxembourgWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010LuxembourgWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 11, 1995LatviaBerne Convention
August 23, 1997LatviaPhonograms Convention
August 20, 1999LatviaRome Convention
January 21, 1993LatviaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002LatviaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002LatviaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
September 28, 1976LibyaBerne Convention
September 28, 1976LibyaWIPO Convention
June 16, 1917MoroccoBerne Convention
June 30, 1983MoroccoBrussels Convention
July 27, 1971MoroccoWIPO Convention
July 20, 2011MoroccoWIPO Copyright Treaty
July 20, 2011MoroccoWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
May 30, 1889MonacoBerne Convention
December 2, 1974MonacoPhonograms Convention
December 6, 1985MonacoRome Convention
March 3, 1975MonacoWIPO Convention
 MonacoWIPO Copyright Treaty
 MonacoWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
November 2, 1995Republic of MoldovaBerne Convention
October 28, 2008Republic of MoldovaBrussels Convention
July 17, 2000Republic of MoldovaPhonograms Convention
December 5, 1995Republic of MoldovaRome Convention
December 25, 1991Republic of MoldovaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002Republic of MoldovaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002Republic of MoldovaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 3, 2006MontenegroBerne Convention
June 3, 2006MontenegroBrussels Convention
June 3, 2006MontenegroPhonograms Convention
June 3, 2006MontenegroRome Convention
June 3, 2006MontenegroWIPO Convention
June 3, 2006MontenegroWIPO Copyright Treaty
June 3, 2006MontenegroWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 1, 1966MadagascarBerne Convention
December 22, 1989MadagascarWIPO Convention
September 8, 1991the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaBerne Convention
November 17, 1991the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaBrussels Convention
March 2, 1998the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaPhonograms Convention
March 2, 1998the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaRome Convention
September 8, 1991the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaWIPO Convention
February 4, 2004the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 20, 2005the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
April 4, 1960MaliBerne Convention
August 14, 1982MaliWIPO Convention
April 24, 2002MaliWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002MaliWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
May 15, 2001MyanmarWIPO Convention
March 12, 1998MongoliaBerne Convention
February 28, 1979MongoliaWIPO Convention
October 25, 2002MongoliaWIPO Copyright Treaty
October 25, 2002MongoliaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
February 6, 1973MauritaniaBerne Convention
September 17, 1976MauritaniaWIPO Convention
September 21, 1964MaltaBerne Convention
December 7, 1977MaltaWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010MaltaWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010MaltaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
May 10, 1989MauritiusBerne Convention
 KenyaWIPO Copyright Treaty
 KenyaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 8, 1999KyrgyzstanBerne Convention
October 12, 2002KyrgyzstanPhonograms Convention
August 13, 2003KyrgyzstanRome Convention
December 25, 1991KyrgyzstanWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002KyrgyzstanWIPO Copyright Treaty
August 15, 2002KyrgyzstanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
 CambodiaRome Convention
July 25, 1995CambodiaWIPO Convention
July 19, 2013KiribatiWIPO Convention
April 17, 2005ComorosBerne Convention
April 3, 2005ComorosWIPO Convention
April 9, 1995Saint Kitts and NevisBerne Convention
November 16, 1995Saint Kitts and NevisWIPO Convention
April 28, 2003Democratic People's Republic of KoreaBerne Convention
August 17, 1974Democratic People's Republic of KoreaWIPO Convention
August 21, 1996Republic of KoreaBerne Convention
March 19, 2012Republic of KoreaBrussels Convention
October 10, 1987Republic of KoreaPhonograms Convention
March 18, 2009Republic of KoreaRome Convention
March 1, 1979Republic of KoreaWIPO Convention
June 24, 2004Republic of KoreaWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 18, 2009Republic of KoreaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 14, 1998KuwaitWIPO Convention
April 12, 1999KazakhstanBerne Convention
August 3, 2001KazakhstanPhonograms Convention
June 30, 2012KazakhstanRome Convention
December 25, 1991KazakhstanWIPO Convention
November 12, 2004KazakhstanWIPO Copyright Treaty
November 12, 2004KazakhstanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 14, 2012Lao People's Democratic RepublicBerne Convention
January 17, 1995Lao People's Democratic RepublicWIPO Convention
September 30, 1947LebanonBerne Convention
 LebanonBrussels Convention
August 12, 1997LebanonRome Convention
December 30, 1986LebanonWIPO Convention
August 24, 1993Saint LuciaBerne Convention
April 2, 2001Saint LuciaPhonograms Convention
August 17, 1996Saint LuciaRome Convention
August 21, 1993Saint LuciaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002Saint LuciaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002Saint LuciaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 30, 1931LiechtensteinBerne Convention
October 12, 1999LiechtensteinPhonograms Convention
October 12, 1999LiechtensteinRome Convention
May 21, 1972LiechtensteinWIPO Convention
April 30, 2007LiechtensteinWIPO Copyright Treaty
April 30, 2007LiechtensteinWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
February 4, 1948Sri LankaBerne Convention
September 20, 1978Sri LankaWIPO Convention
March 8, 1989LiberiaBerne Convention
December 16, 2005LiberiaPhonograms Convention
December 16, 2005LiberiaRome Convention
March 8, 1989LiberiaWIPO Convention
September 28, 1989LesothoBerne Convention
January 26, 1990LesothoRome Convention
November 18, 1986LesothoWIPO Convention
December 14, 1994LithuaniaBerne Convention
January 27, 2000LithuaniaPhonograms Convention
July 22, 1999LithuaniaRome Convention
April 30, 1992LithuaniaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002LithuaniaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002LithuaniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 6, 2002CroatiaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002CroatiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 11, 1996HaitiBerne Convention
November 2, 1983HaitiWIPO Convention
February 14, 1922HungaryBerne Convention
May 28, 1975HungaryPhonograms Convention
February 10, 1995HungaryRome Convention
April 26, 1970HungaryWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002HungaryWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002HungaryWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
September 5, 1997IndonesiaBerne Convention
December 18, 1979IndonesiaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002IndonesiaWIPO Copyright Treaty
February 15, 2005IndonesiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 5, 1927IrelandBerne Convention
September 19, 1979IrelandRome Convention
April 26, 1970IrelandWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010IrelandWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010IrelandWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 24, 1950IsraelBerne Convention
 IsraelBrussels Convention
May 1, 1978IsraelPhonograms Convention
December 30, 2002IsraelRome Convention
April 26, 1970IsraelWIPO Convention
 IsraelWIPO Copyright Treaty
 IsraelWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
April 1, 1928IndiaBerne Convention
February 12, 1975IndiaPhonograms Convention
 IndiaRome Convention
May 1, 1975IndiaWIPO Convention
January 21, 1976IraqWIPO Convention
 Iran (Islamic Republic of)Phonograms Convention
March 14, 2002Iran (Islamic Republic of)WIPO Convention
September 7, 1947IcelandBerne Convention
June 15, 1994IcelandRome Convention
September 13, 1986IcelandWIPO Convention
December 5, 1887ItalyBerne Convention
July 7, 1981ItalyBrussels Convention
March 24, 1977ItalyPhonograms Convention
April 8, 1975ItalyRome Convention
April 20, 1977ItalyWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010ItalyWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010ItalyWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 1, 1994JamaicaBerne Convention
January 12, 2000JamaicaBrussels Convention
January 11, 1994JamaicaPhonograms Convention
January 27, 1994JamaicaRome Convention
December 25, 1978JamaicaWIPO Convention
June 12, 2002JamaicaWIPO Copyright Treaty
June 12, 2002JamaicaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 28, 1999JordanBerne Convention
July 12, 1972JordanWIPO Convention
April 27, 2004JordanWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 24, 2004JordanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 15, 1899JapanBerne Convention
October 14, 1978JapanPhonograms Convention
October 26, 1989JapanRome Convention
April 20, 1975JapanWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002JapanWIPO Copyright Treaty
October 9, 2002JapanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 11, 1993KenyaBerne Convention
August 25, 1979KenyaBrussels Convention
April 21, 1976KenyaPhonograms Convention
October 5, 1971KenyaWIPO Convention
 FranceBrussels Convention
April 18, 1973FrancePhonograms Convention
July 3, 1987FranceRome Convention
October 18, 1974FranceWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010FranceWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010FranceWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 26, 1962GabonBerne Convention
June 6, 1975GabonWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002GabonWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002GabonWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
December 5, 1887United KingdomBerne Convention
April 18, 1973United KingdomPhonograms Convention
May 18, 1964United KingdomRome Convention
April 26, 1970United KingdomWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010United KingdomWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010United KingdomWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
September 22, 1998GrenadaBerne Convention
September 22, 1998GrenadaWIPO Convention
May 16, 1995GeorgiaBerne Convention
August 14, 2004GeorgiaRome Convention
December 25, 1991GeorgiaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002GeorgiaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002GeorgiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 11, 1991GhanaBerne Convention
June 12, 1976GhanaWIPO Convention
November 18, 2006GhanaWIPO Copyright Treaty
February 16, 2013GhanaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 7, 1993GambiaBerne Convention
December 10, 1980GambiaWIPO Convention
November 20, 1980GuineaBerne Convention
November 13, 1980GuineaWIPO Convention
May 25, 2002GuineaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 25, 2002GuineaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 26, 1997Equatorial GuineaBerne Convention
June 26, 1997Equatorial GuineaWIPO Convention
November 9, 1920GreeceBerne Convention
October 22, 1991GreeceBrussels Convention
February 9, 1994GreecePhonograms Convention
January 6, 1993GreeceRome Convention
March 4, 1976GreeceWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010GreeceWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010GreeceWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 28, 1997GuatemalaBerne Convention
February 1, 1977GuatemalaPhonograms Convention
January 14, 1977GuatemalaRome Convention
April 30, 1983GuatemalaWIPO Convention
February 4, 2003GuatemalaWIPO Copyright Treaty
January 8, 2003GuatemalaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 22, 1991Guinea-BissauBerne Convention
June 28, 1988Guinea-BissauWIPO Convention
October 25, 1994GuyanaBerne Convention
October 25, 1994GuyanaWIPO Convention
January 25, 1990HondurasBerne Convention
April 7, 2008HondurasBrussels Convention
March 6, 1990HondurasPhonograms Convention
February 16, 1990HondurasRome Convention
November 15, 1983HondurasWIPO Convention
May 20, 2002HondurasWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002HondurasWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 8, 1991CroatiaBerne Convention
October 8, 1991CroatiaBrussels Convention
April 20, 2000CroatiaPhonograms Convention
April 20, 2000CroatiaRome Convention
October 8, 1991CroatiaWIPO Convention
December 5, 1887GermanyBerne Convention
August 25, 1979GermanyBrussels Convention
May 18, 1974GermanyPhonograms Convention
October 21, 1966GermanyRome Convention
September 19, 1970GermanyWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010GermanyWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010GermanyWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
May 13, 2002DjiboutiBerne Convention
May 13, 2002DjiboutiWIPO Convention
July 1, 1903DenmarkBerne Convention
March 24, 1977DenmarkPhonograms Convention
September 23, 1965DenmarkRome Convention
April 26, 1970DenmarkWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010DenmarkWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010DenmarkWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 7, 1999DominicaBerne Convention
November 9, 1999DominicaRome Convention
September 26, 1998DominicaWIPO Convention
December 24, 1997Dominican RepublicBerne Convention
January 27, 1987Dominican RepublicRome Convention
June 27, 2000Dominican RepublicWIPO Convention
January 10, 2006Dominican RepublicWIPO Copyright Treaty
January 10, 2006Dominican RepublicWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
April 19, 1998AlgeriaBerne Convention
April 22, 2007AlgeriaRome Convention
April 16, 1975AlgeriaWIPO Convention
January 31, 2014AlgeriaWIPO Copyright Treaty
January 31, 2014AlgeriaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 9, 1991EcuadorBerne Convention
September 14, 1974EcuadorPhonograms Convention
May 18, 1964EcuadorRome Convention
May 22, 1988EcuadorWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002EcuadorWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002EcuadorWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 26, 1994EstoniaBerne Convention
May 28, 2000EstoniaPhonograms Convention
April 28, 2000EstoniaRome Convention
February 5, 1994EstoniaWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010EstoniaWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010EstoniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 7, 1977EgyptBerne Convention
April 23, 1978EgyptPhonograms Convention
April 21, 1975EgyptWIPO Convention
February 20, 1997EritreaWIPO Convention
December 5, 1887SpainBerne Convention
 SpainBrussels Convention
August 24, 1974SpainPhonograms Convention
November 14, 1991SpainRome Convention
April 26, 1970SpainWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010SpainWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010SpainWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
February 19, 1998EthiopiaWIPO Convention
April 1, 1928FinlandBerne Convention
April 18, 1973FinlandPhonograms Convention
October 21, 1983FinlandRome Convention
September 8, 1970FinlandWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010FinlandWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010FinlandWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 10, 1970FijiBerne Convention
April 18, 1973FijiPhonograms Convention
April 11, 1972FijiRome Convention
March 11, 1972FijiWIPO Convention
October 7, 2003Micronesia (Federated States of)Berne Convention
December 5, 1887FranceBerne Convention
June 30, 1960Democratic Republic of the CongoBerne Convention
November 29, 1977Democratic Republic of the CongoPhonograms Convention
January 28, 1975Democratic Republic of the CongoWIPO Convention
September 3, 1977Central African RepublicBerne Convention
August 23, 1978Central African RepublicWIPO Convention
August 15, 1960CongoBerne Convention
May 18, 1964CongoRome Convention
December 2, 1975CongoWIPO Convention
December 5, 1887SwitzerlandBerne Convention
September 24, 1993SwitzerlandBrussels Convention
September 30, 1993SwitzerlandPhonograms Convention
September 24, 1993SwitzerlandRome Convention
April 26, 1970SwitzerlandWIPO Convention
July 1, 2008SwitzerlandWIPO Copyright Treaty
July 1, 2008SwitzerlandWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 1, 1962Côte d'IvoireBerne Convention
 Côte d'IvoireBrussels Convention
May 1, 1974Côte d'IvoireWIPO Convention
June 5, 1970ChileBerne Convention
June 8, 2011ChileBrussels Convention
March 24, 1977ChilePhonograms Convention
September 5, 1974ChileRome Convention
June 25, 1975ChileWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002ChileWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002ChileWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 1, 1960CameroonBerne Convention
November 3, 1973CameroonWIPO Convention
October 15, 1992ChinaBerne Convention
April 30, 1993ChinaPhonograms Convention
June 3, 1980ChinaWIPO Convention
June 9, 2007ChinaWIPO Copyright Treaty
June 9, 2007ChinaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 7, 1988ColombiaBerne Convention
March 20, 2014ColombiaBrussels Convention
May 16, 1994ColombiaPhonograms Convention
September 17, 1976ColombiaRome Convention
May 4, 1980ColombiaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002ColombiaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002ColombiaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 10, 1978Costa RicaBerne Convention
June 25, 1999Costa RicaBrussels Convention
June 17, 1982Costa RicaPhonograms Convention
September 9, 1971Costa RicaRome Convention
June 10, 1981Costa RicaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002Costa RicaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002Costa RicaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
February 20, 1997CubaBerne Convention
March 27, 1975CubaWIPO Convention
July 7, 1997Cabo VerdeBerne Convention
July 3, 1997Cabo VerdeRome Convention
July 7, 1997Cabo VerdeWIPO Convention
August 16, 1960CyprusBerne Convention
 CyprusBrussels Convention
September 30, 1993CyprusPhonograms Convention
June 17, 2009CyprusRome Convention
October 26, 1984CyprusWIPO Convention
November 4, 2003CyprusWIPO Copyright Treaty
December 2, 2005CyprusWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicBerne Convention
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicPhonograms Convention
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicRome Convention
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002Czech RepublicWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002Czech RepublicWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
May 11, 1985BangladeshWIPO Convention
December 5, 1887BelgiumBerne Convention
 BelgiumBrussels Convention
October 2, 1999BelgiumRome Convention
January 31, 1975BelgiumWIPO Convention
August 30, 2006BelgiumWIPO Copyright Treaty
August 30, 2006BelgiumWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 19, 1963Burkina FasoBerne Convention
January 30, 1988Burkina FasoPhonograms Convention
January 14, 1988Burkina FasoRome Convention
August 23, 1975Burkina FasoWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002Burkina FasoWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002Burkina FasoWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
December 5, 1921BulgariaBerne Convention
September 6, 1995BulgariaPhonograms Convention
August 31, 1995BulgariaRome Convention
May 19, 1970BulgariaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002BulgariaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002BulgariaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 2, 1997BahrainBerne Convention
May 1, 2007BahrainBrussels Convention
January 18, 2006BahrainRome Convention
June 22, 1995BahrainWIPO Convention
December 15, 2005BahrainWIPO Copyright Treaty
December 15, 2005BahrainWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 30, 1977BurundiWIPO Convention
August 1, 1960BeninBerne Convention
March 9, 1975BeninWIPO Convention
April 16, 2006BeninWIPO Copyright Treaty
April 16, 2006BeninWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
August 30, 2006Brunei DarussalamBerne Convention
April 21, 1994Brunei DarussalamWIPO Convention
November 4, 1993Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Berne Convention
November 24, 1993Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Rome Convention
July 6, 1993Bolivia (Plurinational State of)WIPO Convention
 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)WIPO Copyright Treaty
 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
February 9, 1922BrazilBerne Convention
 BrazilBrussels Convention
November 28, 1975BrazilPhonograms Convention
September 29, 1965BrazilRome Convention
March 20, 1975BrazilWIPO Convention
July 10, 1973BahamasBerne Convention
January 4, 1977BahamasWIPO Convention
November 25, 2004BhutanBerne Convention
March 16, 1994BhutanWIPO Convention
April 15, 1998BotswanaBerne Convention
April 15, 1998BotswanaWIPO Convention
January 27, 2005BotswanaWIPO Copyright Treaty
January 27, 2005BotswanaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
December 12, 1997BelarusBerne Convention
April 17, 2003BelarusPhonograms Convention
May 27, 2003BelarusRome Convention
April 26, 1970BelarusWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002BelarusWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002BelarusWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 17, 2000BelizeBerne Convention
June 17, 2000BelizeWIPO Convention
April 10, 1928CanadaBerne Convention
 CanadaPhonograms Convention
June 4, 1998CanadaRome Convention
June 26, 1970CanadaWIPO Convention
 CanadaWIPO Copyright Treaty
 CanadaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 2, 2004AndorraBerne Convention
May 25, 2004AndorraRome Convention
October 28, 1994AndorraWIPO Convention
July 14, 2004United Arab EmiratesBerne Convention
January 14, 2005United Arab EmiratesRome Convention
September 24, 1974United Arab EmiratesWIPO Convention
July 14, 2004United Arab EmiratesWIPO Copyright Treaty
June 9, 2005United Arab EmiratesWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
December 13, 2005AfghanistanWIPO Convention
March 17, 2000Antigua and BarbudaBerne Convention
March 17, 2000Antigua and BarbudaWIPO Convention
March 6, 1994AlbaniaBerne Convention
June 26, 2001AlbaniaPhonograms Convention
September 1, 2000AlbaniaRome Convention
June 30, 1992AlbaniaWIPO Convention
August 6, 2005AlbaniaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002AlbaniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 19, 2000ArmeniaBerne Convention
December 13, 1993ArmeniaBrussels Convention
January 31, 2003ArmeniaPhonograms Convention
January 31, 2003ArmeniaRome Convention
April 22, 1993ArmeniaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2005ArmeniaWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 6, 2005ArmeniaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
April 15, 1985AngolaWIPO Convention
June 10, 1967ArgentinaBerne Convention
 ArgentinaBrussels Convention
June 30, 1973ArgentinaPhonograms Convention
March 2, 1992ArgentinaRome Convention
October 8, 1980ArgentinaWIPO Convention
March 6, 2002ArgentinaWIPO Copyright Treaty
May 20, 2002ArgentinaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
October 1, 1920AustriaBerne Convention
August 6, 1982AustriaBrussels Convention
August 21, 1982AustriaPhonograms Convention
June 9, 1973AustriaRome Convention
August 11, 1973AustriaWIPO Convention
March 14, 2010AustriaWIPO Copyright Treaty
March 14, 2010AustriaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
April 14, 1928AustraliaBerne Convention
October 26, 1990AustraliaBrussels Convention
June 22, 1974AustraliaPhonograms Convention
September 30, 1992AustraliaRome Convention
August 10, 1972AustraliaWIPO Convention
July 26, 2007AustraliaWIPO Copyright Treaty
July 26, 2007AustraliaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
June 4, 1999AzerbaijanBerne Convention
September 1, 2001AzerbaijanPhonograms Convention
October 5, 2005AzerbaijanRome Convention
December 25, 1995AzerbaijanWIPO Convention
April 11, 2006AzerbaijanWIPO Copyright Treaty
April 11, 2006AzerbaijanWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
March 1, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaBerne Convention
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaBrussels Convention
May 25, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaPhonograms Convention
May 19, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaRome Convention
March 1, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaWIPO Convention
November 25, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaWIPO Copyright Treaty
November 25, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaWIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty
July 30, 1983BarbadosBerne Convention
July 29, 1983BarbadosPhonograms Convention
September 18, 1983BarbadosRome Convention
October 5, 1979BarbadosWIPO Convention
May 4, 1999BangladeshBerne Convention
 

IP Regional Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
 TurkmenistanAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
 TunisiaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990TunisiaCultural Charter for Africa
 United Republic of TanzaniaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990United Republic of TanzaniaCultural Charter for Africa
 UkraineAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
June 27, 1995UkraineAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
September 19, 1990UgandaCultural Charter for Africa
 United States of AmericaInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 UruguayInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
January 1, 2012UzbekistanAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
May 6, 1995UzbekistanAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 19, 1999UzbekistanAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Inter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 Viet NamASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
 ZambiaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990ZambiaCultural Charter for Africa
September 19, 1990ZimbabweCultural Charter for Africa
 IndonesiaASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
September 19, 1990KenyaCultural Charter for Africa
August 12, 2011KyrgyzstanAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
December 28, 1995KyrgyzstanAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
June 16, 2000KyrgyzstanAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
 CambodiaASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
May 25, 2013ComorosBangui Agreement
 ComorosCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
March 30, 2011KazakhstanAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
May 6, 1995KazakhstanAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 19, 1999KazakhstanAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
January 1, 2012KazakhstanAgreement on Unified Principles of Regulation in the Spheres of Intellectual Property Rights Protection
 Lao People's Democratic RepublicASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
 LiberiaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990LibyaCultural Charter for Africa
May 9, 1999Republic of MoldovaAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
November 20, 2001Republic of MoldovaAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
September 19, 1990MadagascarCultural Charter for Africa
September 30, 1984MaliBangui Agreement
 MaliCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990MaliCultural Charter for Africa
 MyanmarASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
February 8, 1982MauritaniaBangui Agreement
September 19, 1990MauritiusCultural Charter for Africa
September 19, 1990MalawiCultural Charter for Africa
May 26, 1947MexicoInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 MalaysiaASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
 MozambiqueCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
February 8, 1982NigerBangui Agreement
 NigerCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990NigerCultural Charter for Africa
 NigeriaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990NigeriaCultural Charter for Africa
July 12, 1950NicaraguaInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
June 7, 1984PanamaInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 PeruInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 PhilippinesASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
June 7, 1984ParaguayInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
October 16, 2010Russian FederationAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
May 6, 1995Russian FederationAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 19, 1999Russian FederationAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
January 1, 2012Russian FederationAgreement on Unified Principles of Regulation in the Spheres of Intellectual Property Rights Protection
September 19, 1990RwandaCultural Charter for Africa
September 19, 1990SeychellesCultural Charter for Africa
September 19, 1990SudanCultural Charter for Africa
 SingaporeASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
 Sierra LeoneCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
February 8, 1982SenegalBangui Agreement
 SenegalCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990SenegalCultural Charter for Africa
September 19, 1990SomaliaCultural Charter for Africa
 South SudanCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
 Sao Tome and PrincipeCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
 El SalvadorInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
November 5, 1988ChadBangui Agreement
 ChadCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990ChadCultural Charter for Africa
February 8, 1982TogoBangui Agreement
 TogoCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990TogoCultural Charter for Africa
 ThailandASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
October 16, 2010TajikistanAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
May 7, 1997TajikistanAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 19, 1999TajikistanAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
 ArmeniaAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
February 12, 1996ArmeniaAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 19, 1999ArmeniaAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
 AngolaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990AngolaCultural Charter for Africa
September 24, 1953ArgentinaInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 AzerbaijanAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
April 5, 1996AzerbaijanAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 19, 1999AzerbaijanAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
June 1, 1983Burkina FasoBangui Agreement
 Burkina FasoCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990Burkina FasoCultural Charter for Africa
September 19, 1990BurundiCultural Charter for Africa
March 19, 1983BeninBangui Agreement
 BeninCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990BeninCultural Charter for Africa
 Brunei DarussalamASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
August 18, 1947Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Inter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
May 9, 1949BrazilInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
October 16, 2010BelarusAgreement on Cooperation in Organization of Interstate Exchange of Information and Establishment of National Databases on Copyright and Related Rights
December 4, 1997BelarusAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 19, 1999BelarusAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
January 1, 2012BelarusAgreement on Unified Principles of Regulation in the Spheres of Intellectual Property Rights Protection
 Democratic Republic of the CongoCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
February 8, 1982Central African RepublicBangui Agreement
February 8, 1982CongoBangui Agreement
 CongoCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990CongoCultural Charter for Africa
February 8, 1982Côte d'IvoireBangui Agreement
 Côte d'IvoireCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
January 14, 1955ChileInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
February 8, 1982CameroonBangui Agreement
 CameroonCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990CameroonCultural Charter for Africa
January 4, 1972ColombiaInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
December 20, 1950Costa RicaInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
September 29, 1955CubaInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
September 19, 1990DjiboutiCultural Charter for Africa
April 14, 1947Dominican RepublicInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 AlgeriaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990AlgeriaCultural Charter for Africa
April 14, 1947EcuadorInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 EgyptCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990EgyptCultural Charter for Africa
 EthiopiaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990EthiopiaCultural Charter for Africa
February 8, 1982GabonBangui Agreement
 GabonCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 26, 2007GabonCultural Charter for Africa
May 6, 1995GeorgiaAgreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights
January 19, 1999GeorgiaAgreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property
 GhanaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990GhanaCultural Charter for Africa
 GambiaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
January 18, 1990GuineaBangui Agreement
 GuineaCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990GuineaCultural Charter for Africa
November 23, 2000Equatorial GuineaBangui Agreement
January 10, 1952GuatemalaInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
July 8, 1998Guinea-BissauBangui Agreement
 Guinea-BissauCharter for African Cultural Renaissance
September 19, 1990Guinea-BissauCultural Charter for Africa
June 27, 1947HondurasInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
August 25, 1953HaitiInter-American Convention on the Rights of the Author in Literary, Scientific and Artistic Works
 

IP-related Multilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
April 3, 1997AndorraConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
 AndorraConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 8, 2014AndorraConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
May 6, 2007AndorraConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
April 10, 2014AndorraConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
April 10, 2014AndorraOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 16, 1955AndorraProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 16, 1955AndorraProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 19, 1954AndorraProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 16, 1955AndorraUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
April 10, 1996United Arab EmiratesAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
April 10, 1996United Arab EmiratesAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 11, 2001United Arab EmiratesConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 20, 2006United Arab EmiratesConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
September 6, 2012United Arab EmiratesConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
April 18, 2010United Arab EmiratesConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 United Arab EmiratesOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 19, 1958AfghanistanAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
June 20, 1979AfghanistanConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
June 30, 2009AfghanistanConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 AfghanistanConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
December 8, 2005AfghanistanConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
June 30, 2009AfghanistanConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
October 18, 2012AfghanistanConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 18, 2012AfghanistanOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 1995Antigua and BarbudaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995Antigua and BarbudaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 1, 1981Antigua and BarbudaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
February 1, 1984Antigua and BarbudaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
July 25, 2013Antigua and BarbudaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
July 25, 2013Antigua and BarbudaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
July 25, 2013Antigua and BarbudaConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
 Antigua and BarbudaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
November 1, 1981Antigua and BarbudaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
 Antigua and BarbudaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 8, 2000AlbaniaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
September 8, 2000AlbaniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 31, 1922AlbaniaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
October 10, 1989AlbaniaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 20, 1961AlbaniaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
July 4, 2006AlbaniaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
September 13, 2002AlbaniaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007AlbaniaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
June 19, 2009AlbaniaConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
March 13, 2013AlbaniaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 22, 2003AlbaniaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
March 28, 2005AlbaniaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
February 4, 2004AlbaniaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
February 4, 2004AlbaniaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
February 4, 2004AlbaniaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
March 20, 1961AlbaniaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
 AlbaniaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 1, 2010AlbaniaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
February 4, 2004AlbaniaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
February 4, 2004AlbaniaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
February 5, 2003ArmeniaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
February 5, 2003ArmeniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 23, 2010ArmeniaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
August 21, 2013ArmeniaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
September 23, 1991ArmeniaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
September 23, 1991ArmeniaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 18, 2006ArmeniaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
June 29, 2013ArmeniaConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
September 23, 1991ArmeniaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
May 27, 2007ArmeniaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
October 22, 2010ArmeniaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 16, 1994ArmeniaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
March 8, 1994ArmeniaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
 ArmeniaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
February 23, 2011ArmeniaProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
September 23, 1991ArmeniaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 18, 2006ArmeniaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 2010ArmeniaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
November 23, 1996AngolaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
November 23, 1996AngolaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 7, 1992AngolaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
May 7, 2012AngolaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 7, 1992AngolaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
May 7, 2012AngolaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
January 1, 1995ArgentinaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995ArgentinaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 23, 1978ArgentinaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
June 22, 1989ArgentinaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
November 9, 2006ArgentinaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 ArgentinaConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
April 11, 1973ArgentinaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
August 7, 2008ArgentinaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
October 19, 2010ArgentinaConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
October 2, 2008ArgentinaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 30, 1972ArgentinaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
October 2, 2008ArgentinaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
February 13, 1958ArgentinaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
February 13, 1958ArgentinaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 ArgentinaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 10, 2007ArgentinaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004ArgentinaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1988ArgentinaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
February 13, 1958ArgentinaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
January 1, 1995AustriaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995AustriaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 12, 1958AustriaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
February 13, 1924AustriaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
March 18, 1993AustriaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
June 25, 1964AustriaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
July 9, 2009AustriaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
March 18, 2007AustriaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
October 26, 2008AustriaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
May 8, 2008AustriaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
June 11, 1976AustriaEuropean Convention on State Immunity
October 22, 1987AustriaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
October 26, 2008AustriaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
July 2, 1957AustriaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 14, 1982AustriaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
July 2, 1957AustriaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 14, 1982AustriaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
April 2, 1957AustriaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
December 28, 1994AustriaProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
June 25, 1964AustriaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004AustriaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1989AustriaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 AustriaUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
July 2, 1957AustriaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
August 14, 1982AustriaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995AustraliaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995AustraliaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 5, 1992AustraliaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
December 17, 1975AustraliaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 19, 1984AustraliaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 1, 1972AustraliaConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
January 30, 1990AustraliaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
December 18, 2009AustraliaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
August 16, 2008AustraliaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 13, 1974AustraliaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 20, 2009AustraliaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
July 24, 1969AustraliaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
February 28, 1978AustraliaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
July 24, 1969AustraliaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
February 28, 1978AustraliaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
July 24, 1969AustraliaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 5, 1992AustraliaProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
April 1, 1989AustraliaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
May 1, 1969AustraliaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
February 28, 1978AustraliaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
March 16, 1994AzerbaijanConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 20, 1993AzerbaijanConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 18, 2007AzerbaijanConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
November 25, 1999AzerbaijanConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
May 15, 2010AzerbaijanConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
February 27, 2009AzerbaijanConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
November 14, 1996AzerbaijanConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
August 8, 2000AzerbaijanInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
February 27, 2009AzerbaijanOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
December 20, 1993AzerbaijanProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004AzerbaijanSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 18, 1991AzerbaijanUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 23, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
April 27, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
July 22, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
April 11, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
April 11, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 22, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
March 6, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995BarbadosAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995BarbadosAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 30, 1966BarbadosAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
July 9, 2002BarbadosConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
July 9, 2002BarbadosConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 2, 2009BarbadosConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
July 10, 2002BarbadosConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
January 2, 2009BarbadosConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
January 2, 2009BarbadosConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
March 29, 2013BarbadosConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
November 30, 1966BarbadosConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
January 2, 1982BarbadosProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
January 2, 2009BarbadosProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 2, 2009BarbadosSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 18, 1983BarbadosUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
June 18, 1983BarbadosUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995BangladeshAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995BangladeshAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 3, 1983BangladeshConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
September 23, 2006BangladeshConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
September 11, 2009BangladeshConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
March 9, 1988BangladeshConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
August 31, 2007BangladeshConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
May 3, 2008BangladeshConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 11, 2008BangladeshOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 5, 1975BangladeshProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 5, 1975BangladeshProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
August 5, 1975BangladeshProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
September 23, 2006BangladeshProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 5, 1975BangladeshUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
August 5, 1975BangladeshUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995BelgiumAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995BelgiumAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 31, 1958BelgiumAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
August 14, 1927BelgiumConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
October 24, 1996BelgiumConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 16, 1960BelgiumConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 24, 2006BelgiumConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
May 21, 1970BelgiumConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
June 30, 2009BelgiumConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
November 9, 2013BelgiumConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
November 5, 2013BelgiumConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
August 1, 2009BelgiumConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 25, 1960BelgiumConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
June 11, 1976BelgiumEuropean Convention on State Immunity
September 12, 1987BelgiumInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
August 1, 2009BelgiumOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 31, 1960BelgiumProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 BelgiumProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
August 31, 1960BelgiumProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 BelgiumProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
May 31, 1960BelgiumProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
March 25, 1987BelgiumProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
December 16, 1960BelgiumProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 13, 2011BelgiumSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
November 1, 1997BelgiumUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 BelgiumUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
August 31, 1960BelgiumUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
 BelgiumUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
June 3, 1995Burkina FasoAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
June 3, 1995Burkina FasoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 14, 1965Burkina FasoAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
July 2, 1987Burkina FasoConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 18, 1970Burkina FasoConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 21, 2006Burkina FasoConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 22, 1987Burkina FasoConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
July 7, 1987Burkina FasoConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007Burkina FasoConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
August 22, 2009Burkina FasoConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
July 30, 2012Burkina FasoConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
August 22, 2009Burkina FasoOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 3, 2010Burkina FasoProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
May 4, 1987Burkina FasoProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
December 1, 1996BulgariaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
December 1, 1996BulgariaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 14, 1997BulgariaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
October 31, 1922BulgariaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
December 17, 1975BulgariaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 7, 1956BulgariaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 10, 2006BulgariaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 24, 1972BulgariaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007BulgariaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
January 2, 2009BulgariaConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
April 21, 2012BulgariaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 20, 2012BulgariaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
May 27, 1998BulgariaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
 BulgariaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 14, 1997BulgariaProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
January 9, 1959BulgariaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004BulgariaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 1, 1991BulgariaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
June 7, 1975BulgariaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
June 7, 1975BulgariaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995BahrainAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995BahrainAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 28, 1991BahrainConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 26, 2008BahrainConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 22, 2011BahrainConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
November 26, 2008BahrainProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
November 26, 2008BahrainSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 1, 2014BahrainUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
July 23, 1995BurundiAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
July 23, 1995BurundiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 19, 1982BurundiConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 25, 2006BurundiConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
May 31, 1968BurundiConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
January 14, 2009BurundiConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
 BurundiConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 BurundiOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 1, 1999BurundiUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
February 22, 1996BeninAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
February 22, 1996BeninAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 14, 1982BeninConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
July 17, 2012BeninConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
July 17, 2012BeninConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
March 20, 2008BeninConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
November 4, 2011BeninConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
August 4, 2012BeninConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 7, 2012BeninConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
August 4, 2012BeninOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
July 17, 2012BeninProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
July 17, 2012BeninSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 1, 2012BeninUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
January 1, 1995Brunei DarussalamAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995Brunei DarussalamAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 12, 2011Brunei DarussalamConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 12, 2011Brunei DarussalamConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 Brunei DarussalamConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 12, 1995Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Agreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
September 12, 1995Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 22, 1970Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
January 4, 1977Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
February 17, 2005Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 28, 2006Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
January 4, 1977Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
December 16, 2009Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 4, 1984Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Convention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
December 16, 2009Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 22, 1990Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Protocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
March 22, 1990Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Protocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
March 22, 1990Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Protocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
March 22, 1990Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Universal Copyright Convention 1952
March 22, 1990Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Universal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995BrazilAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995BrazilAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 1, 1977BrazilConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 12, 1958BrazilConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 1, 2006BrazilConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 BrazilConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
May 16, 1973BrazilConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
April 16, 2007BrazilConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
August 31, 2008BrazilConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
November 11, 1996BrazilConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
August 31, 2008BrazilOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 13, 1960BrazilProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
December 11, 1975BrazilProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
January 13, 1960BrazilProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
December 11, 1975BrazilProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
October 13, 1959BrazilProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
December 12, 1958BrazilProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
December 23, 2005BrazilSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 1, 2014BrazilUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
January 13, 1960BrazilUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
December 11, 1975BrazilUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 9, 1998BahamasConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
 BahamasConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
July 13, 1976BahamasUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
December 27, 1976BahamasUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 17, 2002BhutanConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 20, 2006BhutanConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
December 26, 2002BhutanConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
 BhutanConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
May 31, 1995BotswanaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
May 31, 1995BotswanaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 23, 1999BotswanaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 3, 2002BotswanaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
July 1, 2010BotswanaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
September 30, 1966BotswanaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
January 12, 1989BelarusConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
August 7, 1957BelarusConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 20, 2006BelarusConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
August 10, 1972BelarusConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
July 28, 1988BelarusConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007BelarusConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
July 5, 1993BelarusInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
August 7, 1957BelarusProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004BelarusSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
November 1, 1990BelarusUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
July 27, 1991BelarusUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
January 1, 1995BelizeAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995BelizeAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 6, 1991BelizeConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 4, 2008BelizeConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 26, 1990BelizeConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
July 2, 2011BelizeConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
December 13, 2006BelizeConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 21, 1981BelizeUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
January 1, 1995CanadaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995CanadaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 23, 1976CanadaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 11, 1999CanadaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 28, 1978CanadaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007CanadaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
April 10, 2010CanadaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 CanadaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 CanadaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
May 10, 1962CanadaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
February 28, 2006CanadaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 28, 2006CanadaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 1, 1992CanadaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
August 10, 1962CanadaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
January 1, 1997Democratic Republic of the CongoAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1997Democratic Republic of the CongoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 30, 1960Democratic Republic of the CongoAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
December 17, 1975Democratic Republic of the CongoConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
July 18, 1961Democratic Republic of the CongoConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
December 28, 2010Democratic Republic of the CongoConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
December 23, 1974Democratic Republic of the CongoConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
December 28, 2010Democratic Republic of the CongoConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
December 28, 2010Democratic Republic of the CongoConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
July 18, 1961Democratic Republic of the CongoProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 31, 1995Central African RepublicAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
May 31, 1995Central African RepublicAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 22, 1981Central African RepublicConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 20, 2006Central African RepublicConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
September 8, 1989Central African RepublicConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
May 1, 1972Central African RepublicConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
August 11, 2012Central African RepublicConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
 Central African RepublicConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 Central African RepublicOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 Central African RepublicUnited Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts
March 27, 1997CongoAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
March 27, 1997CongoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 26, 1968CongoAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
March 10, 1988CongoConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
October 16, 2012CongoConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
January 22, 2009CongoConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
 CongoConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 CongoOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 1, 2014CongoUnited Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts
July 1, 1995SwitzerlandAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
July 1, 1995SwitzerlandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 7, 1953SwitzerlandAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
October 12, 1924SwitzerlandConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
December 17, 1975SwitzerlandConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
August 15, 1962SwitzerlandConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 16, 2008SwitzerlandConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 SwitzerlandConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
January 3, 2004SwitzerlandConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
October 16, 2008SwitzerlandConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
May 15, 2014SwitzerlandConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 1, 1972SwitzerlandConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
October 7, 1982SwitzerlandEuropean Convention on State Immunity
April 21, 1986SwitzerlandInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
March 30, 1956SwitzerlandProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 21, 1993SwitzerlandProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
March 30, 1956SwitzerlandProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 21, 1993SwitzerlandProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
 SwitzerlandProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 15, 1962SwitzerlandProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 9, 2004SwitzerlandSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 1, 1991SwitzerlandUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 SwitzerlandUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
March 30, 1956SwitzerlandUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
September 21, 1993SwitzerlandUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995Côte d'IvoireAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995Côte d'IvoireAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 19, 1963Côte d'IvoireAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
April 9, 1981Côte d'IvoireConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 24, 1980Côte d'IvoireConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 13, 2006Côte d'IvoireConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
January 30, 1991Côte d'IvoireConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
July 16, 2007Côte d'IvoireConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
February 9, 2014Côte d'IvoireConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 2014Côte d'IvoireConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
 Côte d'IvoireOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 Côte d'IvoireSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1995ChileAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995ChileAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 17, 1928ChileConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
May 20, 1980ChileConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 11, 2008ChileConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 10, 2009ChileConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
November 24, 1972ChileConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
June 13, 2007ChileConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
August 28, 2008ChileConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 28, 2008ChileOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 ChileProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 16, 1955ChileProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 ChileProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
December 11, 2008ChileProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
December 11, 2008ChileSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 1, 1991ChileUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
September 16, 1955ChileUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
 CameroonAdditional Protocol to the Multilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
December 13, 1995CameroonAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
December 13, 1995CameroonAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 15, 1964CameroonAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
March 7, 1983CameroonConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
January 12, 1962CameroonConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 9, 2013CameroonConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 CameroonConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
August 24, 1972CameroonConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007CameroonConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
 CameroonConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 CameroonMultilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
 CameroonOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 12, 1962CameroonProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 1, 1973CameroonUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974CameroonUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
December 11, 2001ChinaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
December 11, 2001ChinaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 ChinaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
 ChinaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
March 12, 1986ChinaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 5, 2000ChinaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 20, 2006ChinaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
February 28, 1990ChinaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
April 30, 2007ChinaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
August 31, 2008ChinaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 ChinaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
April 5, 2000ChinaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1988ChinaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 ChinaUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
 ChinaUnited Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts
October 30, 1992ChinaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
October 30, 1992ChinaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
April 30, 1995ColombiaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
April 30, 1995ColombiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 ColombiaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
August 24, 1983ColombiaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
September 18, 1998ColombiaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 19, 2008ColombiaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
August 24, 1988ColombiaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
June 19, 2013ColombiaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
June 9, 2011ColombiaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 ColombiaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 18, 1998ColombiaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 4, 2011ColombiaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 1, 2002ColombiaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 ColombiaUnited Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts
June 18, 1976ColombiaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
June 18, 1976ColombiaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995Costa RicaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995Costa RicaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 23, 1977Costa RicaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
September 3, 1998Costa RicaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 23, 2007Costa RicaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
June 6, 1996Costa RicaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
June 15, 2011Costa RicaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
October 31, 2008Costa RicaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 31, 1978Costa RicaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
October 31, 2008Costa RicaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 16, 1955Costa RicaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 Costa RicaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
September 16, 1955Costa RicaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 Costa RicaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
December 7, 1954Costa RicaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 3, 1998Costa RicaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004Costa RicaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
September 16, 1955Costa RicaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
March 7, 1980Costa RicaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
April 20, 1995CubaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
April 20, 1995CubaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 27, 1952CubaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
June 24, 1981CubaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
February 26, 1958CubaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 29, 2007CubaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 30, 1980CubaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
August 29, 2007CubaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
January 2, 2009CubaConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
May 3, 2008CubaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
July 15, 1992CubaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
June 18, 1957CubaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
June 18, 1957CubaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 CubaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
November 15, 1992CubaProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
February 26, 1958CubaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
December 1, 1995CubaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
June 18, 1957CubaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 23, 2008Cabo VerdeAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
July 23, 2008Cabo VerdeAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 28, 1988Cabo VerdeConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 9, 2011Cabo VerdeConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
July 30, 1995CyprusAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
July 30, 1995CyprusAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 16, 1960CyprusAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
December 17, 1975CyprusConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 9, 1964CyprusConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 24, 2006CyprusConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
January 19, 1980CyprusConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 19, 2007CyprusConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
July 27, 2011CyprusConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 11, 1976CyprusEuropean Convention on State Immunity
October 1, 2002CyprusInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
July 27, 2011CyprusOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
December 19, 1990CyprusProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
December 19, 1990CyprusProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
December 19, 1990CyprusProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
February 3, 2005CyprusProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
December 9, 1964CyprusProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004CyprusSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 1, 2006CyprusUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
December 19, 1990CyprusUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
December 19, 1990CyprusUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
 Czech RepublicAdditional Protocol to the Multilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
January 1, 1995Czech RepublicAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995Czech RepublicAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 22, 1997Czech RepublicAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 18, 2009Czech RepublicConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
November 12, 2010Czech RepublicConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
October 28, 2009Czech RepublicConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 17, 2004Czech RepublicConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
 Czech RepublicMultilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
 Czech RepublicOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
February 22, 1998Czech RepublicProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
September 8, 2007Czech RepublicSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 Czech RepublicUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995GermanyAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995GermanyAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 9, 1957GermanyAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
July 7, 1924GermanyConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
November 23, 1976GermanyConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 11, 1967GermanyConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
July 10, 2013GermanyConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 GermanyConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
February 29, 2008GermanyConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
June 12, 2007GermanyConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
March 26, 2009GermanyConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 24, 1977GermanyConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
August 16, 1990GermanyEuropean Convention on State Immunity
September 12, 1987GermanyInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
March 26, 2009GermanyOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 16, 1955GermanyProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974GermanyProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
September 16, 1955GermanyProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974GermanyProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
June 3, 1955GermanyProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
February 17, 1990GermanyProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
November 11, 1967GermanyProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 25, 2010GermanySecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1991GermanyUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
September 16, 1955GermanyUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974GermanyUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
May 31, 1995DjiboutiAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
May 31, 1995DjiboutiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 30, 2007DjiboutiConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 30, 2007DjiboutiConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
March 18, 2007DjiboutiConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
July 18, 2012DjiboutiConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
July 18, 2012DjiboutiOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 1995DenmarkAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995DenmarkAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 4, 1960DenmarkAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
February 11, 1923DenmarkConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
October 25, 1979DenmarkConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
June 26, 2003DenmarkConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 30, 2010DenmarkConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 25, 1969DenmarkConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
June 26, 2003DenmarkConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007DenmarkConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
August 23, 2009DenmarkConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 6, 1960DenmarkConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 12, 1987DenmarkInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
February 9, 1962DenmarkProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 11, 1979DenmarkProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
February 9, 1962DenmarkProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 11, 1979DenmarkProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
November 9, 1961DenmarkProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 17, 1983DenmarkProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
June 26, 2003DenmarkProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 1, 1990DenmarkUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 DenmarkUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
February 9, 1962DenmarkUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 11, 1979DenmarkUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995DominicaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995DominicaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 4, 1995DominicaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 20, 2006DominicaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
October 31, 2012DominicaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 31, 2012DominicaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 9, 1995Dominican RepublicAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
March 9, 1995Dominican RepublicAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 Dominican RepublicAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
May 12, 1985Dominican RepublicConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 5, 1960Dominican RepublicConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 2, 2007Dominican RepublicConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
June 7, 1973Dominican RepublicConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
December 24, 2009Dominican RepublicConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
September 17, 2009Dominican RepublicConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 17, 2009Dominican RepublicOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 21, 2002Dominican RepublicProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 3, 2009Dominican RepublicSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
July 1, 2011Dominican RepublicUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
March 1, 2013Dominican RepublicUnited Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts
May 8, 1983Dominican RepublicUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
May 8, 1983Dominican RepublicUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
December 17, 1975AlgeriaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 20, 2006AlgeriaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
September 24, 1974AlgeriaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
January 3, 2010AlgeriaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 13, 1964AlgeriaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
 AlgeriaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 28, 1973AlgeriaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974AlgeriaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 21, 1996EcuadorAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 21, 1996EcuadorAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 EcuadorAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
December 17, 1975EcuadorConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
January 2, 1957EcuadorConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 13, 2008EcuadorConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 24, 1972EcuadorConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007EcuadorConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
January 2, 2009EcuadorConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
May 3, 2008EcuadorConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
December 31, 1970EcuadorConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
 EcuadorMultilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
May 3, 2008EcuadorOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 5, 1957EcuadorProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 6, 1991EcuadorProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
June 5, 1957EcuadorProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 6, 1991EcuadorProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
May 8, 1961EcuadorProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
November 2, 2004EcuadorSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 1, 1993EcuadorUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
June 5, 1957EcuadorUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
September 6, 1991EcuadorUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
November 13, 1999EstoniaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
November 13, 1999EstoniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 1, 2001EstoniaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
September 4, 1925EstoniaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
January 27, 1996EstoniaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
July 4, 1995EstoniaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 27, 2006EstoniaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
January 27, 1996EstoniaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007EstoniaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
June 29, 2012EstoniaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 4, 1996EstoniaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
June 29, 2012EstoniaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
February 1, 2002EstoniaProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
April 17, 2005EstoniaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 17, 2005EstoniaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 1, 1994EstoniaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 EstoniaUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
June 30, 1995EgyptAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
June 30, 1995EgyptAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
May 8, 1952EgyptAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
December 17, 1975EgyptConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 17, 1955EgyptConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 20, 2006EgyptConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
July 5, 1973EgyptConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
November 23, 2007EgyptConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
May 14, 2008EgyptConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 EgyptMultilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
January 2, 1981EgyptProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
August 7, 1956EgyptProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
November 3, 2005EgyptSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1988EgyptUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
January 24, 2002EritreaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 6, 2004EritreaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 7, 2011EritreaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
January 1, 1995SpainAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995SpainAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 7, 1955SpainAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
March 17, 1930SpainConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
August 4, 1982SpainConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
October 7, 1960SpainConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 25, 2007SpainConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
June 4, 2010SpainConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
April 10, 1986SpainConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007SpainConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
January 2, 2009SpainConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
May 3, 2008SpainConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 10, 1997SpainConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
October 15, 1985SpainInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
May 3, 2008SpainOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 SpainProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 SpainProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
September 16, 1955SpainProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974SpainProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
 SpainProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
April 2, 1993SpainProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
September 26, 1992SpainProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004SpainSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 1, 1991SpainUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 SpainUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
September 16, 1955SpainUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974SpainUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
October 6, 1977EthiopiaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
May 24, 2006EthiopiaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
December 2, 2008EthiopiaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
August 6, 2010EthiopiaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 1995FinlandAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995FinlandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 30, 1956FinlandAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
April 29, 1923FinlandConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
June 4, 1987FinlandConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 16, 1994FinlandConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 21, 2013FinlandConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
February 21, 1971FinlandConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
September 14, 1999FinlandConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007FinlandConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
 FinlandConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 8, 1969FinlandConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
November 8, 1985FinlandInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
 FinlandOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
April 16, 1963FinlandProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 FinlandProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
April 16, 1963FinlandProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 FinlandProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
April 16, 1963FinlandProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 17, 1987FinlandProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
December 16, 1994FinlandProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
November 27, 2004FinlandSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1989FinlandUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 FinlandUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
April 16, 1963FinlandUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
November 1, 1986FinlandUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 14, 1996FijiAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 14, 1996FijiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 10, 1970FijiAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
October 10, 1970FijiConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
February 21, 1991FijiConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 19, 2010FijiConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 FijiConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 10, 1970FijiConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
 FijiOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 10, 1970FijiUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
October 22, 2002Micronesia (Federated States of)Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
May 13, 2013Micronesia (Federated States of)Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
 Micronesia (Federated States of)Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 1995FranceAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995FranceAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 14, 1958FranceAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
December 18, 1924FranceConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
December 17, 1975FranceConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
September 7, 1957FranceConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 11, 2006FranceConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 7, 1997FranceConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007FranceConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
May 7, 2013FranceConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
March 20, 2010FranceConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 6, 1960FranceConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 12, 1987FranceInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
March 20, 2010FranceOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 14, 1956FranceProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974FranceProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
January 14, 1956FranceProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974FranceProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
January 14, 1956FranceProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 3, 1986FranceProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
September 7, 1957FranceProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1988FranceUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 FranceUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
January 14, 1956FranceUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974FranceUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995GabonAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995GabonAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 4, 1962GabonAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
March 30, 1987GabonConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 4, 1962GabonConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 20, 2006GabonConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
November 29, 2003GabonConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
August 15, 2007GabonConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
May 1, 2010GabonConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
May 3, 2008GabonConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 GabonOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 4, 1962GabonProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004GabonSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 2006GabonUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
January 1, 1995United KingdomAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995United KingdomAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 11, 1954United KingdomAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
October 31, 1922United KingdomConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
August 29, 1984United KingdomConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
November 1, 2002United KingdomConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 7, 2008United KingdomConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
July 8, 2009United KingdomConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 6, 1960United KingdomConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
October 4, 1979United KingdomEuropean Convention on State Immunity
September 12, 1987United KingdomInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
September 6, 2009United KingdomOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 27, 1957United KingdomProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974United KingdomProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
September 27, 1957United KingdomProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974United KingdomProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
 United KingdomProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
December 9, 1982United KingdomProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
 United KingdomUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
September 27, 1957United KingdomUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974United KingdomUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
February 22, 1996GrenadaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
February 22, 1996GrenadaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 13, 1998GrenadaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 15, 2009GrenadaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
December 10, 1992GrenadaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
April 15, 2009GrenadaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
April 15, 2009GrenadaConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
 GrenadaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 14, 2000GeorgiaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
June 14, 2000GeorgiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 31, 1999GeorgiaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
April 9, 1991GeorgiaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 9, 1991GeorgiaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 18, 2008GeorgiaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
July 2, 1999GeorgiaConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
April 9, 1991GeorgiaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
October 1, 2008GeorgiaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
April 12, 2014GeorgiaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 22, 2012GeorgiaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 2, 1999GeorgiaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
 GeorgiaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
April 9, 1991GeorgiaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
December 13, 2010GeorgiaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
September 1, 1995GeorgiaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
January 1, 1995GhanaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995GhanaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 6, 1957GhanaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
December 17, 1975GhanaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
October 25, 1960GhanaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
August 30, 2012GhanaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 30, 2012GhanaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 22, 1962GhanaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 22, 1962GhanaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
May 22, 1962GhanaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
October 25, 1960GhanaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
 GhanaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
 GhanaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
August 22, 1962GhanaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
September 23, 1996GambiaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
October 23, 1996GambiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 1, 1987GambiaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
August 26, 2011GambiaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
August 26, 2011GambiaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
October 25, 1995GuineaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
October 25, 1995GuineaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 18, 1979GuineaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 20, 1960GuineaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 20, 2008GuineaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
June 18, 1979GuineaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
May 20, 2008GuineaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
May 3, 2008GuineaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 19, 1962GuineaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
May 3, 2008GuineaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
November 13, 1981GuineaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
November 13, 1981GuineaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
November 13, 1981GuineaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
March 11, 1962GuineaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 1, 1992GuineaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
November 13, 1981GuineaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
November 13, 1981GuineaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
June 10, 2010Equatorial GuineaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
February 19, 2004Equatorial GuineaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
September 17, 2010Equatorial GuineaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
September 17, 2010Equatorial GuineaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
September 17, 2010Equatorial GuineaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
March 9, 2004Equatorial GuineaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1995GreeceAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995GreeceAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 12, 1956GreeceAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
May 18, 1924GreeceConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
October 17, 1981GreeceConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
May 9, 1981GreeceConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 3, 2007GreeceConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
September 5, 1981GreeceConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
April 3, 2007GreeceConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
June 30, 2012GreeceConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
February 2, 1976GreeceConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 12, 1987GreeceInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
June 30, 2012GreeceOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 24, 1963GreeceProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 24, 1963GreeceProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
May 24, 1963GreeceProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 4, 1983GreeceProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
May 9, 1981GreeceProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
July 20, 2005GreeceSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 1, 1999GreeceUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
August 24, 1963GreeceUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 21, 1995GuatemalaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
July 21, 1995GuatemalaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 8, 1960GuatemalaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
 GuatemalaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
April 16, 1979GuatemalaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
January 2, 1986GuatemalaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 25, 2007GuatemalaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 14, 1985GuatemalaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007GuatemalaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
May 7, 2009GuatemalaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
February 26, 2001GuatemalaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
May 7, 2009GuatemalaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 28, 1964GuatemalaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 GuatemalaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
October 28, 1964GuatemalaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 GuatemalaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
July 28, 1964GuatemalaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
August 19, 1994GuatemalaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 4, 2005GuatemalaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 28, 1964GuatemalaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
 GuatemalaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
May 31, 1995Guinea-BissauAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
May 31, 1995Guinea-BissauAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 Guinea-BissauAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
April 28, 2006Guinea-BissauConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
 Guinea-BissauConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 Guinea-BissauOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 1995GuyanaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995GuyanaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 20, 1977GuyanaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 14, 2010GuyanaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
 GuyanaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 1995HondurasAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995HondurasAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 HondurasAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
September 8, 1979HondurasConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
January 25, 2003HondurasConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 24, 2006HondurasConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
June 19, 1979HondurasConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
November 30, 2010HondurasConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
October 23, 2010HondurasConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
May 14, 2008HondurasConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
December 30, 2012HondurasConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 15, 2010HondurasOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 HondurasProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 HondurasProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 HondurasProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
January 25, 2003HondurasProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
March 9, 2004HondurasSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
November 1, 2003HondurasUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
March 1, 2013HondurasUnited Nations Convention on the Use of Electronic Communications in International Contracts
 HondurasUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
November 30, 2000CroatiaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
November 30, 2000CroatiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 8, 1991CroatiaAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
October 8, 1991CroatiaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
October 8, 1991CroatiaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
October 8, 1991CroatiaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 20, 2006CroatiaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
October 8, 1991CroatiaConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
October 8, 1991CroatiaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007CroatiaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
January 2, 2009CroatiaConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
May 3, 2008CroatiaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 8, 1991CroatiaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
October 8, 1991CroatiaInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
May 3, 2008CroatiaOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 8, 1991CroatiaProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
October 8, 1991CroatiaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
May 8, 2006CroatiaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 8, 1991CroatiaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
October 8, 1991CroatiaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
October 8, 1991CroatiaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 30, 1996HaitiAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 30, 1996HaitiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 14, 1954HaitiAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
April 18, 1980HaitiConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
December 17, 2009HaitiConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
May 8, 2010HaitiConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
May 8, 2010HaitiConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
February 9, 2010HaitiConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
August 22, 2009HaitiConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
August 22, 2009HaitiOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
September 16, 1955HaitiProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 16, 1955HaitiProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 1, 1954HaitiProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 16, 1955HaitiUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
January 1, 1995HungaryAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995HungaryAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 15, 1979HungaryAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
August 16, 1928HungaryConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
October 15, 1985HungaryConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
August 17, 1956HungaryConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
June 17, 2006HungaryConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
October 20, 1967HungaryConvention on Transit Trade of Land-locked States
January 23, 1979HungaryConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
August 9, 2008HungaryConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
June 19, 2014HungaryConvention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage
May 3, 2008HungaryConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
February 19, 2002HungaryConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
October 15, 1985HungaryInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
May 3, 2008HungaryOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 HungaryProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
January 23, 1971HungaryProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974HungaryProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
November 16, 1956HungaryProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 26, 2006HungarySecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1988HungaryUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
January 23, 1971HungaryUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
July 10, 1974HungaryUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995IndonesiaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995IndonesiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1989IndonesiaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
April 10, 1967IndonesiaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 15, 2008IndonesiaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 12, 2012IndonesiaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
December 30, 2011IndonesiaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
October 26, 1967IndonesiaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
 IndonesiaSecond Protocol to the Hague Convention of 1954 for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
January 1, 1995IrelandAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995IrelandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 19, 1978IrelandAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
December 16, 1991IrelandConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 22, 2007IrelandConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
 IrelandConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
March 17, 1963IrelandConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
September 12, 1987IrelandInternational Convention on the Harmonization of Frontier Controls of Goods
January 20, 1959IrelandProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
January 20, 1959IrelandProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 IrelandProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
January 2, 1982IrelandProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
January 20, 1959IrelandUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
 IsraelAdditional Protocol to the Multilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
April 21, 1995IsraelAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
April 21, 1995IsraelAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 27, 1952IsraelAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
January 6, 2000IsraelConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
January 3, 1958IsraelConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
October 28, 2012IsraelConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
June 6, 1960IsraelConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
 IsraelMultilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
September 16, 1955IsraelProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 IsraelProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
September 16, 1955IsraelProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
 IsraelProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
April 6, 1955IsraelProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
July 1, 1958IsraelProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
February 1, 2003IsraelUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
September 16, 1955IsraelUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
 IsraelUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
January 1, 1995IndiaAgreement establishing the World Trade Organization (WTO)
January 1, 1995IndiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 31, 1922IndiaConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
February 14, 1978IndiaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
September 16, 1958IndiaConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 20, 2006IndiaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
April 24, 1977IndiaConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
March 18, 2007IndiaConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
May 3, 2008IndiaConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 IndiaMultilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
January 21, 1958IndiaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
April 7, 1988IndiaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
January 21, 1958IndiaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
April 7, 1988IndiaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
October 21, 1957IndiaProtocol 3 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
September 16, 1958IndiaProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
 IndiaUnited Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property
January 21, 1958IndiaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
April 7, 1988IndiaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
November 11, 1972IraqAgreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural Materials
May 30, 1930IraqConvention and Statute on Freedom of Transit
December 17, 1975IraqConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
March 21, 1967IraqConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
April 6, 2010IraqConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
May 12, 1973IraqConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
October 22, 2013IraqConvention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions
April 19, 2013IraqConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
 IraqMultilateral Convention for the Avoidance of Double Taxation of Copyright Royalties
January 2, 1982IraqProtocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural Materials
March 21, 1968IraqProtocol to the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
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July 10, 1974KenyaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
June 7, 1966KenyaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1952
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February 28, 1992CambodiaConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
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September 13, 2006CambodiaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
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April 20, 2006Republic of KoreaConvention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage
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November 20, 1962Republic of KoreaConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
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October 1, 1987Republic of KoreaProtocol 1 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
October 1, 1987Republic of KoreaProtocol 2 to Universal Copyright Convention 1971
March 1, 2005Republic of KoreaUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
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October 1, 1987Republic of KoreaUniversal Copyright Convention 1952
October 1, 1987Republic of KoreaUniversal Copyright Convention 1971
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September 6, 1969KuwaitConvention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict
September 22, 1972KuwaitConvention on the Means of Prohibiting and Preventing the Illicit Import, Export and Transfer of Ownership of Cultural Property
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July 29, 1994KazakhstanConvention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage
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