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Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (consolidated text of June 18, 2020), Hungary


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Year of Version 2020 Dates Consolidated: June 18, 2020 Adopted: July 6, 1999 Type of Text Main IP Laws   Subject Matter Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights) Subject Matter (secondary) Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Traditional Cultural Expressions, Industrial Designs

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Hungarian 1999. évi LXXVI. törvény a szerzői jogról (Hatályos: 2020.06.18.-tól) PDF HTML
Legislation Implements (10 text(s)) Implements (10 text(s))
Directive No. 2012/28/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 on Certain Permitted Uses of Orphan Works (EU169)
Directive No. 2006/116/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2006 on the Term of Protection of Copyright and Certain Related Rights (codified version) (EU226)
Directive 2009/24/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 April 2009 on the legal protection of computer programs (Codified version) (EU133)
Commission Recommendation of 24 August 2006 on the digitisation and online accessibility of cultural material and digital preservation (2006/585/EC) (EU233)
Directive 2006/115/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2006 on rental right and lending right and on certain rights related to copyright in the field of intellectual property (codified version) (EU071)
Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the enforcement of intellectual property rights (EU053)
Directive 2001/29/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 May 2001 on the harmonisation of certain aspects of copyright and related rights in the information society (EU049)
Directive 2001/84/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 September 2001 on the resale right for the benefit of the author of an original work of art (EU087)
Directive No. 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases (EU005)
Council Directive 93/83/EEC of 27 September 1993 on the coordination of certain rules concerning copyright and rights related to copyright applicable to satellite broadcasting and cable retransmission (EU171)
Supersedes (6 text(s)) Supersedes (6 text(s))
Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (consolidated text of July 16, 2015)(HU119)
Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (consolidated text from March 15, 2014 to October 28, 2014)(HU114)
Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (consolidated text of October 29, 2014)(HU121)
Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (consolidated text of January 1, 2007)(HU084)
Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (as amended by Act No. LXXVII of 2001 and Act No. XLVIII of 2001)(HU039)
Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright(HU035)
Is amended by (4 text(s)) Is amended by (4 text(s))
Act No. LVIII of 2020 on Transitional Rules Related To the Termination of State of Danger and on Epidemiological Preparedness (HU130)
Act No. CLIX of 2013 on Amendments to Certain Acts on Intellectual Property (consolidated text of October 30, 2014) (HU118)
Act No. XVI of 2013 on Amendments to Certain Acts on Intellectual Property (HU120)
Act No. LXXVII of 2001 on Amendments to Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (HU036)
Is implemented by (5 text(s)) Is implemented by (5 text(s))
Government Decree No. 125/2020. (IV. 16.) on the Implementation of Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright Regarding Different Rules of the Application of the Free Uses of Educational Purposes in the Emergency Situation  (HU133)
Government Decree No. 100 of 2009. (V. 8.) Korm. on the Detailed Rules Related to the Licensing of Certain Use of Orphan Works (consolidated as of January 1, 2011) (HU073)
Government Decree No. 156/1999. (XI. 3.) on Structure and Operation of the Council of Copyright Experts (HU074)
Government Decree No. 117 of 2004 (IV. 28.) Korm. on the Determination of the Manner & Conditions of the Communication & Making Available to the Public in the Case of Free Use Provided for in Article 38(5) of Act LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (HU076)
Government Decree No. 158 of 2000 (IX. 13.) Korm. on the Determination of the Range of Devices Used for the Purposes of Reprography (HU075)

Historical Versions Repeals (2 text(s)) Repeals (2 text(s))
Act No. VII of 1994 on Amendments to Industrial Property and Copyright Legislation (consolidated text of 2007) (HU012)
Act No. III of 1969 on Copyright (as amended by Act No. LXXII of 1994) (HU001)

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