The Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performance enters into force

The Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances (Treaty) was adopted by the Diplomatic Conference on the Protection of Audiovisual Performances held in Beijing from 20 to 26 June 2012. The Treaty must enter into force three months after its ratification or accession by 30 eligible parties, and since it has been ratified by Indonesia as the 30th party on 28 January 2020, it will enter into force on 28 April 2020. Hungary and the EU had already signed the Treaty, however, it has not been ratified by the EU until now.