Law No. 23 of 2014 on Amendments to the Law on Copyright Protection

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Year of Version:
Entry into force: April 16, 1992
Adopted: March 19, 1992
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Traditional Cultural Expressions, Traditional Knowledge (TK)
The law No. 23 of 2014 on Copyright Protection (“the Law”) contains amendments of the following articles of the Copyright law No. 22 of 1992: 1, 2, 4, 6, 8, 9, 17, 28, 37, 46, 47, 51, 55, 56.
Article 1 of the Law provides that it should be read in conjunction with the original copyright Law No. 22 of 1992 as amended; should be considered as one law, and It enters into effect on the same date of its publication.
The Law was published in the Official Gazette No. 5289 in 1/6/2014.
Available Texts:
قانون حماية حق المؤلف المعدل رقم 23 لسنة 2014pdf
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