Berne Convention

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Definition: Berne Convention

Berne Convention

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Dictionary Definition

An international treaty that standardizes basic copyright protection among all of the signatory countries, which currently number over 100. A member country will afford the same treatment to an author from another country as it does to authors in its own country. In addition, each member country is obligated to protect an author’s moral rights in her work.

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January 18, 2022
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Berne Convention. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: January 18, 2022).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Berne Convention are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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