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Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works
Developed at the instigation of Victor Hugo, this treaty was adopted at Berne (Switzerland) in 1886, establishing the recognition of copyrights between sovereign nations. The United States became a party to the Berne Convention in 1988.
The Copyright Website
Benedict O'Mahoney has assembled a series of informative articles on copyright protection, terms & symbols, fair use, public domain, and intellectual property issues.
WIPO Copyright Treaty
Adopted by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in 1996, this treaty provides additional copyright protections deemed necessary in the modern information era.
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