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Declaration of Continued ApplicationMay 2, 1962
Entry into forceAugust 3, 1960

Additional information

Application to the Brussels Act (1948) by France: October 23, 1951; Entry into force: May 22, 1952. Declaration of continued application by Niger after the accession of the State to independence: May 2, 1962. The Act is applicable as of the accession of the country to independence: August 3, 1960.


Article(s) Signature Instrument Entry into Force
Paris Act (1971)  Accession: February 18, 1975May 21, 1975
Stockholm Act (1967) July 14, 1967  
Brussels Act (1948)  Declaration of Continued Application: May 2, 1962August 3, 1960

Declarations, reservations etc.

Paris Act (1971): Pursuant to Article I of the Appendix of the Paris Act, a notification was deposited on March 14, 1978, in which the Government of the Republic of the Niger declared that it availed itself of the faculties provided for in Article II and III of the said Appendix. The relevant declaration was effective until October 10, 1984. (see Berne Notification No. 91)

Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Republic of the Niger in which that Government indicated its desire to avail itself of the provisions of Article 38(2) of the Stockholm Act of the Berne Convention. This notification entered into force on the date of its receipt, that is, on June 26, 1970. Pursuant to the provisions of the said Article, the Republic of the Niger, which was a member of the Berne Union, could, for five years from April 26, 1970, the date of entry into force of the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), exercise the rights provided under Articles 22 to 26 of the Stockholm Act of the Berne Convention, as if it were bound by those Articles. (see Berne Notification No. 23)