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Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works

Date of TextAdopted on September 9, 1886 at Berne
Entry into force on December 4, 1887
Completed on May 4, 1896 at Paris
Entry into force on December 9, 1897
Revised on November 13, 1908 at Berlin
Entry into force on September 9, 1910
Completed on March 20, 1914 at Berne
Entry into force on April 20, 1915
Revised on June 2, 1928 at Rome
Entry into force on August 1, 1931
Revised on June 26, 1948 at Brussels
Entry into force on August 1, 1951
Revised on July 14, 1967 at Stockholm
Entry into force on January 29, 1970
Revised on July 24, 1971 at Paris
Entry into force on October 10, 1974
Amended on September 28, 1979
Entry into force on November 19, 1984
Host Institution:World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
MembersContracting Parties/Signatories
Berne Union [ Assembly | Executive Committee ]
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Subject MatterCopyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Available Texts
Treaty Text
Arabic

اتفاقية برن لحماية المصنفات الأدبية والفنية (ترجمة رسمية للنص الأصلي) اتفاقية برن لحماية المصنفات الأدبية والفنية (ترجمة رسمية للنص الأصلي), Complete document (pdf) [227 KB]

Chinese

伯尔尼保护文学和艺术作品公约 (修订,1979年9月28日)(正式翻译) 伯尔尼保护文学和艺术作品公约 (修订,1979年9月28日)(正式翻译), Complete document (pdf) [247 KB] 伯尔尼保护文学和艺术作品公约 (修订,1979年9月28日)(正式翻译), Complete document (html) [93 KB]

English

Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (as amended on September 28, 1979) (Authentic text) Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (as amended on September 28, 1979) (Authentic text), Complete document (pdf) [155 KB] Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (as amended on September 28, 1979) (Authentic text), Complete document (html) [145 KB]

French

Convention de Berne pour la protection des œuvres littéraires et artistiques (modifiée le 28 septembre 1979) (Texte authentique) Convention de Berne pour la protection des œuvres littéraires et artistiques (modifiée le 28 septembre 1979) (Texte authentique), Complete document (pdf) [164 KB] Convention de Berne pour la protection des œuvres littéraires et artistiques (modifiée le 28 septembre 1979) (Texte authentique), Complete document (html) [161 KB]

French

Convention de Berne pour la protection des œuvres littéraires et artistiques (1886) Convention de Berne pour la protection des œuvres littéraires et artistiques (1886), Complete document (pdf) [2655 KB]

Russian

Бернская конвенция по охране литературных и художественных произведений (измененная 28 сентября 1979 г.) (Официальный перевод) Бернская конвенция по охране литературных и художественных произведений (измененная 28 сентября 1979 г.) (Официальный перевод), Complete document (pdf) [748 KB] Бернская конвенция по охране литературных и художественных произведений (измененная 28 сентября 1979 г.) (Официальный перевод), Complete document (html) [199 KB]

Spanish

Convenio de Berna para la protección de las Obras Literarias y Artísticas (enmendado el 28 de septiembre de 1979) (Traducción oficial) Convenio de Berna para la protección de las Obras Literarias y Artísticas (enmendado el 28 de septiembre de 1979) (Traducción oficial), Complete document (pdf) [227 KB] Convenio de Berna para la protección de las Obras Literarias y Artísticas (enmendado el 28 de septiembre de 1979) (Traducción oficial), Complete document (html) [157 KB]

Act
English

Paris Act (1971) Paris Act (1971), Complete document (pdf) [1938 KB]

English

Stockholm Act (1967) Stockholm Act (1967), Complete document (pdf) [1651 KB]

English

Brussels Act (1948) Brussels Act (1948), Complete document (pdf) [1645 KB]

French

Acte de Paris (1971) Acte de Paris (1971), Complete document (pdf) [3791 KB]

French

Acte de Stockholm (1967) Acte de Stockholm (1967), Complete document (pdf) [1656 KB]

French

Acte de Bruxelles (1948) Acte de Bruxelles (1948), Complete document (pdf) [1645 KB]

French

Acte de Rome (1928) Acte de Rome (1928), Complete document (pdf) [1176 KB]

French

Protocole additionnel de Berne (1914) Protocole additionnel de Berne (1914), Complete document (pdf) [111 KB]

French

Acte de Berlin (1908) Acte de Berlin (1908), Complete document (pdf) [1898 KB]

French

Acte additionnel de Paris (1896) Acte additionnel de Paris (1896), Complete document (pdf) [1241 KB]

Portuguese

Convenção de Berna para Protecção das Obras literárias e artísticas: Acto de Bruxelas (1948) Convenção de Berna para Protecção das Obras literárias e artísticas: Acto de Bruxelas (1948), Complete document (pdf) [842 KB]

Spanish

Acta de Bruselas (1948) Acta de Bruselas (1948), Complete document (pdf) [804 KB]

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