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Decree No. 37549-JP of November 26, 2012, on Approval of the Regulation for the Protection of Computer Programs in the Ministries and Institutions under the Central Government, Costa Rica


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Year of Version 2013 Dates Entry into force: March 31, 2013 Issued: November 26, 2012 Type of Text Implementing Rules/Regulations   Subject Matter Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights) Subject Matter (secondary) Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body Notes Article 17 of this Decree states that it shall come into force thirty days after its publication in the Official Gazette. The Decree was published in the Official Gazette on March 1, 2013, and entered into force on March 31, 2013.

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Spanish Decreto N° 37549-JP del 26 de noviembre de 2012, que aprueba Reglamento para la Protección de los Programas de Cómputo en los Ministerios e Instituciones Adscritas al Gobierno Central PDF HTML
Legislation Implements (2 text(s)) Implements (2 text(s))
Law No. 6683 of October 14, 1982, on Copyright and Related Rights (as amended up to Law No. 9957 of April 14, 2021) (CR124)
Law No. 8039 of October 12, 2000, on Procedures for Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights (as amended up to Law No. 9524 of March 7, 2018)  (CR111)
Is amended by (1 text(s)) Is amended by (1 text(s))
Executive Decree No. 37833-JP July 12, 2013, on Amendments to the Regulations for the Protection of Computer Programs in the Ministries and Institutions under the Central Government (CR077)

Historical Versions Repeals (1 text(s)) Repeals (1 text(s))
Executive Decree No. 30151-J of February 1, 2002, Regulating Software Protection in the Central Government (CR076)

WIPO Lex No. CR091