On 27 June 2020, Cambodia officially ratified the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (The Berne Convention dated 9 September 1886 and its amendment in 1979 - collectively the “Convention”) following a law that passed the Convention, Royal Decree No. NS/RKM/0620/022. This ratification is prompted with the looming TRIPS deadline, in which Cambodia was granted limited exemption from compliance with TRIPs obligations until 1 July 2021 due to its status as a least-developed country.
- Publication date
- 2 March 2021