Scope Of The Wipo Treaty On Performances And Phonograms (Wppt) Geneva (1996)

Original Language Title: Geltungsbereich des WIPO-Vertrags ├╝ber Darbietungen und Tontr├Ąger (WPPT) Genf (1996)

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238. Proclamation of the Federal Chancellor concerning the scope of the WIPO Treaty on performances and Phonograms (WPPT) Geneva (1996)

After notification of the Director General of the world intellectual property organization, China1 has the scope of the WIPO Treaty on performances and Phonograms (WPPT) Geneva (1996) on 6 August 2013 (Federal Law Gazette III No. 28/2010, last proclamation of the scope BGBl. III No. 183/2012) extended with effect from 6 November 2013 on the Macao Special Administrative Region with the following statement:

The Government of the people's Republic of China decided in accordance with the Basic Law of the Special Administrative Region of Macao of the people's Republic of China, that the Treaty shall apply to the Macao Special Administrative Region of the people's Republic of China.

The Special Administrative Region of Macao of the people's Republic of China considered tied regarding the right of the producers of phonograms in article 15 paragraph 1 of the Treaty.

Regarding the right of performers in accordance with article 15 paragraph 1 of the Treaty, the relevant laws of the Special Administrative Region of Macao of the people's Republic of China to be applied.

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