Intellectual Property
Copyright law / Neighbouring Rights / Database Protection

Netherlands:
  Copyright Act 1912 (Auteurswet 1912)
Unofficial translation by Ministry of Justice.

 
  Database Act ( 'Databankenwet')
Act of 8 July 1999 relating to the adaptation of the Dutch legislation to Directive 96/9/EC of the European Parliament and the Council of 11 March 1996 on the legal protection of databases
Unofficial translation by Ministry of Justice.
 
  Neighbouring Rights Act (Wet op de naburige rechten)
Unofficial translation by Ministry of Justice.

Act on the supervision of collective management organizations for copyright and related rights (2003) (Wet toezicht collectieve beheersorganisaties auteurs- en naburige rechten)
Unofficial translation by Ministry of Justice.

Updated 20.07.2006