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IV. Instruments of the European Communities
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Volume XIV: Copyright and Industrial Property | Chapter 4 (2006): Neighbouring Rights – National and International Developments

Completed December 2002

Joseph Straus

A. Historical Background

63. Differences in national laws in conflict with the European single market. – For the European Communities approaching the finalization of the single market, there were a number of reasons why the status of l…

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Joseph Straus, “IV. Instruments of the European Communities”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 22 January 2022 <>
First published online: 2018

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