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Law of Ukraine No. 9/98-VR of January 13, 1998, on Cinematography (as amended up to April 26, 2017), Ukraine


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Year of Version 2017 Dates Entry into force: February 12, 1998 Adopted: January 13, 1998 Type of Text IP-related Laws Subject Matter Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Other Notes This consolidated text of the Law of Ukraine No. 9/98-VR of January 13, 1998, on Cinematography incorporates all the amendments up to Law No. 1977-VIII of March 23, 2017, on State Support of Cinematography in Ukraine ('the Amending Law').

For the amendments introduced by the Amending Law, which entered into force on April 26, 2017, see the following provisions of the consolidated text:
- Section I, Article 3;
- Section II, Articles 9-1 & 9-2;
- Section III, Articles 10-1, 15-2 & 17.

Articles 4, 5, 13 and 24 of this consolidated text of the Law on Cinematography provides for the copyright protection of cinematograph films.

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Ukrainian Закон України N 9/98-вр вiд 13.01.1998 про кінематографію (в редакції до 26.04.2017) PDF HTML
Legislation Supersedes (3 text(s)) Supersedes (3 text(s))
Law of Ukraine No. 9/98-VR of January 13, 1998, on Cinematography (as amended up to April 22, 2016)(UA116)
Law of Ukraine No. 9/98-VR of January 13, 1998, on Cinematography (as amended up to 12.12.2012)(UA093)
Law on Cinematography(UA046)
Is implemented by (1 text(s)) Is implemented by (1 text(s))
Regulation of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 674 of May 17, 2002, on the Approval of Regulation on the State Intellectual Property Inspectors (as amended up to December 23, 2016) (UA157)

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