TITLE

CANADA MOVES TO JOIN WIPO TREATIES

PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Copyright & New Media Law Newsletter;2013, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on progress made by Canadian government to join the WIPO Copyright Treaty (WCT) and Wipo Performances and Phonograms Treaty (WPPT) of the World Intellectual Property Organization.
ACCESSION #
88866780

 

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