LAW ON INTELLECTUAL AND ARTISTIC WORKS

Law Number : 5846

Date of Adoption : December 5,1951

Date and No. of Publication in the Official Gazette : December 13,1951 - 7981


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PART ONE
Intellectual and Artistic Works

Objective:

Article 1 – (As amended: February 21,2001 - 4630/1 st Art.)

The objective of this Law is to define and protect moral and economic rights of the owners who create intellectual and artistic works and performer artists who perform or render such works, phonogram producers that make the first fixation of sounds and producers that realize the first fixation of films and radio-television institutions on the products of them and to regulate the conditions of utilization of such products and to determine the sanctions in case of utilization against the rules and procedures specified.

 

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