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Ethiopia Copyright Law

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MEMBER OF BERNE CONVENTION
No
REGISTRATION
No registration formalities are available. A piece of work is protected, irrespective of the quality or purpose, as of the time it is created, without the need for any formality or application as long as it is original and fixed. A piece of work is protected if the author of the work is a national or a resident of Ethiopia. In addition, works published abroad are protected if published in Ethiopia within 30 days, irrespective of the nationality of their authors
DURATION
In general, the duration is the artist's life, with the addition of 50 years following the author's date of passing