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Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933, on Legal Intellectual Property Regime (Copyright Law, as amended up to Law No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009), Argentina


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Year of Version 2009 Dates Amended up to: December 23, 2009 Published: September 30, 1933 Adopted: September 26, 1933 Type of Text Main IP Laws   Subject Matter Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights) Subject Matter (secondary) Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), IP Regulatory Body Notes This consolidated version of the Copyright Law incorporates all the amendments up to December 22, 2009 (see Article 5bis for the amendments made by Law No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009).

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Spanish Ley N° 11.723 de 28 de septiembre de 1933 sobre el Régimen Legal de la Propiedad Intelectual (Ley sobre el Derecho de Autor, modificada por la Ley N° 26.570 de 25 de noviembre de 2009) PDF HTML English Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933, on Legal Intellectual Property Regime (Copyright Law, as amended up to Law No. 26.570 of November 25, 2009) PDF
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Decree No. 165/1994 of February 3, 1994, setting out the Legal Framework of Protection for the Different Expressions of Works of Software and Databases, and their Various Means of Reproduction (AR065)
Decree No. 447 of August 7, 1974, on the Microfilm Editions of Periodical Publications (AR133)
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Law No. 11.723 of September 28, 1933, on Legal Intellectual Property Regime (Copyright Law, as amended up to Law No. 25.036 of October 14, 1998)(AR012)
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Resolution No. 21.516 of October 9, 1991 of the National Arts Fund, on the Imposition of Levies on Video-Cassettes (AR130)
Decree No. 31.964/1939, on the Deposit of Unpublished Works for Copyright Purposes (AR131)
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