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EU Intellectual Property Legislations

European Intellectual Property Legislations
(except, trade secret, patent and trademark)


Directive 2006/116/EC
Directive 2006/116/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2006 on the term of protection of copyright and certain related rights.
OJ L372/12 (27.12.2006)

 
Directive 2006/115/EC
Directive 2006/115/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2006 on rental right and lending right and on certain rights related to copyright in the field of intellectual property
OJ L376/28 (27.12.2006)
 
Corrigendum to Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights Directive
Corrigendum to Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the enforcement of intellectual property rights
OJ L195/16 (02.06.2004)

 
Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights Directive
Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the enforcement of intellectual property rights
OJ L 157/45 (30.04.2004)

 
•  Artist’s Resale Rights Directive
Directive 2001/84/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 September 2001 on the resale right for the benefit of the author of an original work of art
OJ L 272/32 (13.10.2001)

 
•  Copyright Directive
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
OJ L 167/10 (22.06.2001)

 
•  Database Directive
Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases
OJ
L 077/20 (27.03.1996)
 
•  Term Directive
Council Directive 93/98/EEC of 29 October 1993 harmonizing the term of protection of copyright and certain related rights
OJ
L 290/9 (24.11.1993)
Directive 93/98/EEC has been repealed and replaced by Directive 2006/116/EC, without prejudice to the obligations of the Member States relating to the time-limits for transposition into national law of the Directives.

 
•  Satellite and Cable Directive
Council Directive 93/83/EEC of 27 September 1993 on the coordination of certain rules concerning copyright and rights related to copyright applicable to satellite broadcasting and cable retransmission
OJ
L 248/15 (06.10.1993)
 
•  Rental Directive
Council Directive 92/100/EEC of 19 November 1992 on rental right and lending right and on certain rights related to copyright in the field of intellectual property
OJ
L 346/61 (27.11.1992)
(original version; also available: consolidated version)
Directive 92/100/EEC has been repealed and replaced by Directive 2006/115/EC, without prejudice to the obligations of the Member States relating to the time-limits for transposition into national law of the Directives.
 
•  Software Directive:
Council Directive 91/250/EEC of 14 May 1991 on the legal protection of computer programs
OJ
L 122/42 (17.05.1991)

 

From:
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More legislations (especially that of the Nethelands) can be found at:

http://www.ivir.nl/legislation/intellectual-property/netherlands.htm