WCT Notification No. 72
WIPO Copyright Treaty

Accession by the Russian Federation

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of the Russian Federation, on November 5, 2008, of its instrument of accession to the WIPO Copyright Treaty, adopted at Geneva on December 20, 1996.

The said Treaty will enter into force, with respect to the Russian Federation, on February 5, 2009.

November 5, 2008