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Lebanon Power of Attorney for Copyright
POA

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Lebanon Copyright Law

what you need to know

MEMBER OF BERNE CONVENTION
Yes
REGISTRATION
Possible for nationals and foreigners
REGISTRATION TIME FRAME
The approximate time frame for completing the registration process is 1 working day
DURATION
In general the duration is the artist's life with the addition of 50 years following the author's date of passing
WORKS PROTECTED
Books, pamphlets, newspapers, and periodicals; Dramatic work, musical dramas, musical compositions, with or without words, choreographic works and pantomimes; Drawings, engravings and illustrations, lithography, and calligraphy, maps, sketches, plans and geographic reliefs; Architectural models, plans and sketches; Illustrated postcards and notices; Painting, sculptures, photographs and cinematographs; Rolls, discs and perforated cardboard used for talking machines and mechanical musical instruments; All kinds of plastic artistic works, whether of industrial nature or not
LIMITATIONS ON PROTECTIONS
Official instruments issued by public authorities; Legal decisions; Speeches made in public meetings, debating councils and parliaments
PENALTIES
Penalties include payment of fines, as well as legal prosecution resulting in a maximum of 2-year imprisonment terms

Requirements

Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed.
• 3 copies of the work of art
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