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Law No. 2016-925 of July 7, 2016, on the Freedom of Creation, Architecture, and Heritage (as amended on January 29, 2017), France


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Year of Version 2017 Dates Entry into force: July 9, 2016 Adopted: July 7, 2016 Type of Text IP-related Laws   Subject Matter Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights) Subject Matter (secondary) IP Regulatory Body Notes This version of Law No. 2016-925 of July 7, 2016 incorporates the amendments made by Article 118 of Law No. 2017-86 of January 27, 2017, regarding Equality and Citizenship, which came into force on January 29, 2017.

For the amendments made by Article 118 of the said Law, see Article 88 of Chapter III, Title II of this version. This amendment does not relate to IP matters.

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) French Loi n° 2016-925 du 7 juillet 2016 relative à la liberté de la création, à l’architecture et au patrimoine (telle que modifiée le 27 janvier 2017) PDF HTML
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Law No. 2016-925 of July 7, 2016, on the Freedom of Creation, Architecture, and Heritage (as amended up to November 25, 2018) (FR566)
Law No. 2016-925 of July 7, 2016, on the Freedom of Creation, Architecture, and Heritage (FR509)

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