Panama

Law No. 20 of June 26, 2000, on Special System for the Collective Intellectual Property Rights of Indigenous Peoples for the Protection and Defense of their Cultural Identity and their Traditional Knowledge

Year of Version:
2000
Dates:
Entry into force: June 27, 2000
Adopted: June 26, 2000
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:
Patents (Inventions), Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Traditional Cultural Expressions, Traditional Knowledge (TK), IP Regulatory Body
Available Texts:
English
Law No. 20 of June 26, 2000, on Special System for the Collective Intellectual Property Rights of Indigenous Peoples for the Protection and Defense of their Cultural Identity and their Traditional Knowledge pdf html (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Spanish
Ley N° 20 del 26 de junio de 2000 sobre el Régimen Especial de Propiedad Intelectual sobre los Derechos Colectivos de los Pueblos Indígenas para la Protección y Defensa de sus Identidad Cultural y de sus Conocimientos Tradicionales pdf html (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
French
Loi n° 20 du 26 juin 2000 sur le régime spécial de propriété intellectuelle relatif aux droits collectifs des peuples indigènes pour la protection et la défense de leur identité culturelle et de leurs savoirs traditionnels pdf html (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.
PA015