Author:Václav Havel

Václav Havel
(1936–2011)

Czech playwright, essayist, poet and politician, the last president of Czechoslovakia (1989–1992) and the first president of the Czech Republic (1993–2003).

Václav Havel

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(Law No. 121/2000, Article 3, Section a)

“Protection pursuant to this Act shall not apply to

  • an official work, such as a legal regulation, decision, public charter, publicly accessible register and the collection of its records, and also
  • an official draft of an official work and other preparatory official documentation including the official translation of such work,
  • Chamber of Deputies and Senate publications,
  • a memorial chronicle of a municipality (muncipal chronicle),
  • a state symbol and symbol of a regional self-governing unit,
  • and other such works where there is public interest in their exclusion from copyright protection.”

Hence it is assumed that this work has been released into the public domain.