Hungary

Act No. IV of 1959 on the Civil Code of the Republic of Hungary

Year of Version:
1960
Dates:
Entry into force: May 1, 1960
Adopted: August 11, 1959
Type of Text:
IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:
Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Other, Industrial Property
Notes:
The notification by Hungary to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:\n\r'The Civil Code regulates the status and competence of natural and legal persons, the ownership rights, the law of contracts, the liability for damages and the inheritance. It also contains basic rules on the protection of intellectual property.'\n\r\n\rFor provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property: see Sections 81, 86, 277 for further details.
Available Texts:
Hungarian
1959. évi IV. törvény a Polgári Törvénykönyvrıl pdf html (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.
HU014