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Copyright and Related Rights
16. Please advise which specific Article requires coverage for: (a) Authors who are nationals of a Berne country for published and unpublished works
The rights of the authors, who is a citizen of the Russian Federation – member of Berne Convention, are protected in accordance with subpoint 2 of point 1 of Article 1256 of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation. The rights of the authors who are citizens of other states works of whom made public beyond the boundaries of the territory of the Russian Federation – member of Berne Convention, are protected on the territory of the Russian Federation on basis of subpoint 3 of point 1 of Article 1256 of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation (international-legal criterion) in accordance with provisions of Berne Convention. Need to mark that national regime (are provided in Article 3 of Berne Convention) give the possibility to any citizen's work of any state who is member of Berne Convention to use protection in all countries of Berne Union including the Russian Federation.