Berne Notification No. 71
Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works

Accession of the Gabonese Republic to the Paris Act (1971)

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and, in accordance with the provisions of the Paris Act (1971) of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of September 9, 1886, has the honor to notify him that the Government of the Gabonese Republic deposited, on March 6, 1975, its instrument of accession to the said Convention as revised at Paris on July 24, 1971.

Concurrently with depositing the said instrument of accession, the Gabonese Republic indicated, pursuant to Article 25(4)(b), that it wishes to belong to Class VII.

Pursuant to the provisions of Article 28(2)(c) and (3), the Paris Act (1971) of the said Convention will enter into force, with respect to the Gabonese Republic, three months after the date of this notification, that is, on June 10, 1975.

March 10, 1975