European Union (EU)

Council Directive No. 91/250/EEC of 14 May 1991 on the legal protection of computer programs

Year of Version:
1991
Dates:
Adopted: May 14, 1991
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes:
Member States are to comply with this Directive for legal protection of computer programs before 1 January 1993. For further information, see Article 10.
Available Texts:
English
Council Directive No. 91/250/EEC of 14 May 1991 on the legal protection of computer programspdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Spanish
Directiva del Consejo N° 91/250/CEE de 14 de mayo de 1991, sobre la protección jurídica de programas de ordenadorpdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
French
Directive du Conseil n° 91/250/CEE du 14 mai 1991 concernant la protection juridique des programmes d’ordinateurpdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.
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