Legislation

Copyright and related rights

The law on Copyright and Related rights
(Official gazette of RS 104/09 and 99/11 and 119/12, decision of Constitutional Court - 29/16 )
Version in force 18.3.2016
Revised text of the Law-unofficial translation

The Law on Optical Discs
(“Official Gazette RS”, No. 52/2011; since July 15, 2011; in force since July 23, 2011)

Regulations on the conditions to be fulfilled the copies of copyright protected works and subject matter of related rights which are deposited, entry in the register and deposition of copyright protected works and subject matter of related rights and the contents of the registration of deposited copyright protected works and subject matter of related rights with the competent authority (“Official Gazette RS”, No. 45/2010; since July 3, 2010; in force since July 11, 2010)

Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms Against Unauthorized Duplication of Their Phonograms (1971)

The WIPO Copyright Treaty (1996) (PDF_format)

The WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty (1996) (PDF_format)

The Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary andArtistic Works (of 9 September 1886)( PDF_format ) *

Universal Copyright Convention (of 6 September 1952)( PDF_format )*

The International Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations (“the Rome Convention”) - of 26 October 1961)( PDF_format ) *

* The texts of international treaties with comments and lists of states party to them have been taken from the book entitled "INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY Volume two: International Treaties", by Dr. Vesna Besarović, a full professor at the Belgrade Faculty of Law and Mr. Blagota Žarković, former Director of the Intellectual Property Office. Publisher: Dosije, Beograd. ISBN 86–81563–44–0