European Union (EU)

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

Year of Version:
2001
Dates:
Entry into force: June 22, 2001
Adopted: May 22, 2001
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights)
Notes:
This Directive is intended to harmonize the legal protection of copyright and related rights with particular emphasis on the information society.
Available Texts:
English
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 societypdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Spanish
Directiva 2001/29/CEE del Parlamentoo, de 22 de mayo de 2001, relativa a la armonización de algunos aspectos del derecho de autor en la sociedad de la informaciónpdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
French
Directive 2001/29/CE du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 22 mai 2001 sur l'harmonisation de certains aspects du droit d'auteur et des droits voisins dans la société de l'informationpdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.
EU049