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Changes to Copyright Act (UrhG)

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(Synopsis / diff)changed by the following amending laws and / or regulations

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 01.03.2023(not yet in force)§ 142 Copyright Act (UrhG)
dated September 9, 1965 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 1273)

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 02.12.2020Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 36b, Section 97aArticle 4 Law to Strengthen Fair Competition
of November 26, 2020 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2568) 01.01.2019Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 45a, Section 45b (new), Section 45c, Section 45d (new), Section 62, Section 87c, Section 95bArticle 1 Law implementing the Marrakech Directive on improved access to copyrighted works for the benefit of people with a visual or print impairment
of November 28, 2018 (Federal Law Gazette I, p. 2014) 05.12.2018§ 45c (new)Article 1 Law implementing the Marrakech Directive on improved access to copyrighted works for the benefit of people with a visual or print impairment
of November 28, 2018 (Federal Law Gazette I, p. 2014) 25.05.2018§ 138a (new)Article 13 Law amending the Federal Supply Act and other regulations
of July 17, 2017 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2541) 01.03.2018Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 23, Section 46, Section 51, Section 52, Section 52a, Section 52b, Section 53, Section 53a, Section 54, Section 54a, Section 54c, Section 58, Section 60a (new), Section 60b (new), Section 60c (new), § 60d (new), § 60e (new), § 60f (new), § 60g (new), § 60h (new), § 61a, § 62, § 63, § 87c, § 95b, § 137g, § 137o (new), § 142, annexArticle 1 Copyright Knowledge Society Act (UrhWissG)
of September 1, 2017 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 3346) 01.03.2017Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 32, Section 32a, Section 32d (new), Section 32e (new), Section 36, Section 36a, Section 36b (new), Section 36c (new), Section 40a (new), Section 41, Section 69a, Section 79 , Section 79b (new), Section 88, Section 90, Section 132Article 1 of the Act to improve the enforcement of the right of authors and performing artists to appropriate remuneration and to regulate issues of publisher participation
of December 20, 2016 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 3037) 01.07.2016Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 111b, Section 111cArticle 7 Law amending the Design Act and other provisions of industrial property protection
of April 4, 2016 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 558) 01.01.2016Section 111bArticle 8 Law on the Reorganization of Customs Administration
dated December 3, 2015 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2178) 08.09.2015Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 36a, Section 42a, Section 121, Section 127a, Section 138Article 216 Tenth Regulation of Adjustment of Competence
of August 31, 2015 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 1474) 13.12.2014§ 137kArticle 1 Tenth Act Amending the Copyright Act
dated December 5, 2014 (Federal Law Gazette I, p. 1974) 01.01.2014Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 38, Section 61, Section 61a (new), Section 61b (new), Section 61c (new), Section 63, Section 137n (new), AnnexArticle 1 Law on the Use of Orphaned and Out-of-Print Works and another amendment to the Copyright Law
of October 1, 2013 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 3728) 09.10.2013Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 97a, Section 104a (new)Article 8 of the law against dubious business practices
of October 1, 2013 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 3714) 01.08.2013
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total§ 138Article 29 2nd Cost Law Modernization Act (2nd KostRMoG)
of 23 July 2013 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2586)Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 87f (new), Section 87g (new), Section 87h (new)Article 1 Eighth Law Amending the Copyright Act
of 7 May 2013 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 1161) 06.07.2013Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 65, Section 79, Section 79a (new), Section 80, Section 82, Section 85, Section 137m (new)Article 1 Ninth Law Amending the Copyright Law
of July 2, 2013 (Federal Law Gazette I, p. 1940) 20.12.2012§ 137kArticle 1 Seventh Act Amending the Copyright Act
dated December 14, 2012 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2579) 01.04.2012§ 54hArticle 2 Law amending the provisions on proclamation and notices as well as the code of civil procedure, the law on the introduction of the code of civil procedure and the tax code
of December 22, 2011 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 3044) 01.09.2009Synopsis as a whole or individually for
§ 101, § 138Article 83 FGG Reform Act (FGG-RG)
of December 17, 2008 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2586) 11.12.2008§ 137kArticle 1 Sixth Law Amending the Copyright Law
of 7 December 2008 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2349) 29.10.2008§ 81Correction of the Law to Improve Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
of October 16, 2008 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2070) 01.09.2008Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 10, Section 54b, Section 54f, Section 69f, Section 71, Section 74, Section 81, Section 85, Section 87, Section 87b, Section 94, Section 97, Section 97a (new), Section 98, Section 99, Section 100 , § 101, § 101a, § 101b (new), § 102a (new), § 103, § 110, § 111b, § 111c (new)Article 6 Law for the Enhancement of the Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights
of 7 July 2008 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 1191) 01.01.2008
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totalSection 111bArticle 12 Second Act amending the Finance Administration Act and other acts
of December 13, 2007 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2897)Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 20b, Section 31, Section 31a (new), Section 32a, Section 32c (new), Section 42a, Section 46, Section 49, Section 51, Section 52b (new), Section 53, Section 53a (new), Section 54 , Section 54a, Section 54b, Section 54c, Section 54d, Section 54e, Section 54f, Section 54g, Section 54h, Section 63, Section 63a, Section 71, Section 79, Section 81, Section 85, Section 87, Section 88, Section 89, § 94, § 137l (new), annexArticle 1 Second law regulating copyright in the information society
of October 26, 2007 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2513) 16.11.2006Synopsis as a whole or individually for
Section 26, Section 137kArticle 1 Fifth Act Amending the Copyright Act
of November 10, 2006 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 2587)