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SignatureOctober 29, 1971
RatificationDecember 20, 1976
Entry into forceMarch 24, 1977

Declarations, reservations etc.

By a notification deposited with the Director General of WIPO on January 20, 1977, the Government of the Republic of Italy declared, in accordance with Article 7(4) of the Convention, that it will apply the criterion according to which it affords protection to producers of phonograms solely on the basis of the place of first fixation instead of the criterion of the nationality of the producer. (see Phonograms Notification No. 29)