Legal Texts Relevant to Industrial Designs

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
February 28, 1992Law No. 3/92 of February 28, 1992, on Industrial Property
December 18, 2003Industrial Designs Act 2003
August 24, 2018Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) Act 2018
February 25, 2015Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2015
September 27, 2006Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2006
December 17, 2003Designs (Consequential Amendments) Act 2003
June 26, 2003Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2003
May 13, 1981Design Amendment Act 1981
August 1, 2016Federal Law on Amendments of the Law on Patents 1970, Law on Utility Models, Law on Trademark 1970, Law on Design Protection 1990 and Law on Patent Office Fees (BGBl. I No. 71/2016)
November 13, 2007Federal Law on Amendments of the Law on Patents 1970, Law on Utility Models, Law Introducing Patent Treaties, Law on Protection Certificates 1996, Law on Trademark 1970 and Law on Patent Office Fees (BGBl. I No. 81/2007)
December 23, 2005Federal Law on Amendments of the Law Governing the Associations, Law on Media, Law on Food Safety and Consumer Protection, Law on Patents, Law on Trademark Protection 1970, Law on Semiconductor Protection, Law on Design Protection 1990 and Law on Utility Model Protection (BGBl. I No. 151/2005)
December 30, 2004Federal Law on Amendments to the Law on Patents 1970, Law Introducing Patent Treaties, Law on Utility Models, Law on Protection Certificates 1996, Law on Semiconductor Protection, Law on Design Protection 1990, Law on Trademark Protection 1970, and Federal Law on Fees and Charges to be paid in the Patent Office (Law on Patent Office Fees - PAG ) (Patent Law and Fees Amendment 2004) (BGBl. I No. 149/2004)
July 25, 1997Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Patents (as amended up to October 20, 2009)
June 5, 1996Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Copyright and Related Rights (as amended up to Law No. 636-IVQD of April 30, 2013)
December 21, 1965Industrial Property Act, 1965 (CH.324) (as amended up to Act No. 24 of 1994)
March 24, 2009Trademarks Act, 2009 (Act No. XIX of 2009)
March 1, 1911The Patents and Designs Act (Act No. II of 1911)
December 21, 1981Industrial Designs Act, 1981, (CAP. 309A) (as last amended by Act 1988-6)
December 16, 2002Law of the Republic of Belarus No. 160-Z of December 16, 2002, on Patents for Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs (as amended up Law No. 328-Z of December 22, 2011)
January 10, 2011January 10, 2011 - Law implementing the Treaty on the Law of Patents and the Act revising the Convention on the Grant of European Patents, and amending Various Provisions relating to Patents
July 15, 1985July 15, 1985 - Law amending the Law of May 24, 1854 on Patents for Invention and the Law of December 30, 1925 amending the Law in Respect of Patents for Invention, Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Industrial Property in General.
March 28, 1984March 28, 1984 - Patent Law (updated on December 22, 2008)
June 21, 2000Industrial Designs Act - Cap. 254
December 1, 2006Decision of December 1, 2006, of the Committee of Ministers of the Economical Benelux Union, amending the Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (Trademarks and Designs) of February 25, 2005
October 25, 1966Uniform Benelux Designs Law
September 2, 1999Law on Industrial Designs (as amended up to 2011)
July 28, 2009Law No. 1/13 of July 28, 2009, on Industrial Property in Burundi
January 22, 2003Law on Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
1985Industrial Design Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. I-9) (consolidated version, status as at June 21, 2016)
1985Copyright Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-42) (consolidated version incorporating all amendments up to June 19, 2017)
January 17, 2007Law No. 20.160 amending Law No. 19.039 on Industrial Property
February 25, 2005Law No. 19.996 amending Law No. 19.039 on Industrial Property
July 14, 1909Law of July 14, 1909, on Designs and Models
February 24, 1999Agreement Revising the Bangui Agreement of March 2, 1977 on the Creation of an African Intellectual Property Organization (Bangui [Central African Republic], February 24, 1999)
November 21, 2008Law No. 8686 of November 21, 2008, on Amendment, Addition and Repeal of Various Rules Governing Matters Pertaining to Intellectual Property
March 25, 2008Law No. 8632 of March 28, 2008, on Amendments of Various Articles of Law No. 7978 on Trademarks and Other Distinctive Signs, Law No. 6867 on Patents, Industrial Designs and Utility Models, and Law No. 7788 on Biodiversity
January 6, 2000Law No. 7979 of January 6, 2000, on Amendments to the Law No. 6683 on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights and its Amendments, to the Law No. 6867 of Patents, Industrial Designs and Utility Models and its Amendments, and to the Code of Civil Procedure and its Amendments (Law No. 7130)
 Copyright and Related Rights Act and Acts on Amendments to the Copyright and Related Rights Act (OG Nos. 167/2003, 79/2007, 80/2011, 141/2013 and 127/2014)
November 5, 2004Act on Amendments to the Act on the Administrative Fees in the Field of Intellectual Property Rights (OG No. 160/2004 and 187/2004)
October 15, 2003Patent Act and Acts on Amendments to the Patent Act (OG Nos. 173/2003, 87/2005, 76/2007, 30/2009, 128/2010, 49/2011 & 76/2013)
July 5, 2000Act on Administrative Fees in the Field of Intellectual Property and Act on Amendments to the Act on Administrative Fees in the Field of Intellectual Property (OG Nos. 64/2000, 160/2004, 62/2008, 30/2009 and 49/2011)
July 28, 2006Protection of Industrial Designs (Amendment) Act 2006
December 7, 2003Protection of Industrial Designs (Amendment) Act 2003
2002Protection of Industrial Designs Act 2002
April 25, 2006Act No. 221/2006 Coll. of April 25, 2006, on Enforcement of Industrial Property Rights and on the Amendment of Industrial Property Protection Acts (Enforcement of Industrial Property Rights Act)
July 22, 2004Law No. 474/2004 Coll., of July 22, 2004, on Amendments to Act No. 207/2000 Coll. on the Protection of Industrial Designs on Amendments of Act No. 527/1990, on Inventions, Industrial Designs and Rationalization Proposals, in the version of later regulations
June 21, 2000Act No. 207/2000 Coll., of June 21, 2000, on the Protection of Industrial Designs and the Amendment to Act No. 527/1990 of Coll., on Inventions, Industrial Designs and Rationalization Proposals
April 6, 2000Law No. 116 of April 6, 2000, on Amendments to Certain Acts on the Protection of Industrial Property
June 3, 1998Law of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Industrial Designs (as amended up to Decree No. 2052 of December 21, 2011, of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly)
January 7, 1982Law No. 82-001 of January 7, 1982 on Industrial Property
February 26, 2017The Consolidate Designs Act (Consolidate Act No. 219 of February 26, 2017)
March 28, 2015Act No. 309 of March 28, 2015, to Amend the Trade Marks Act, the Designs Act, the Patents Act and the Utility Models Act
December 28, 2011Act Amending the Patents Act and Various Other Laws
December 23, 1987Act No. 854 of December 23, 1987, to Amend the Patents Act, the Designs Act, the Trade Marks Act, and the Collective Marks Act
March 16, 1960Act on the entry into force in Greenland of certain Danish laws on the protection of industrial property rights, No. 87 of 16 March 1960
December 10, 2008Industrial Designs (Amendment) Act, 2008 (Act 15 of 2008)
March 24, 1998Industrial Designs Act, 1998 (Act 2 of 1998)
December 1, 2016Organic Code on the Social Economy of Knowledge, Creativity and Innovation
December 14, 2005Legislative Decree No. 912 of December 14, 2005, on Amendments to the Law on the Promotion and Protection of Intellectual Property
1993Provisional Commercial Code of Eritrea and Provisional Civil Code of Eritrea of 1993 (Extracts relating to Intellectual Property rights)
September 4, 1997Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs Act, 1997
April 28, 1981Trade Marks Act, 1981
1937Merchandise Marks Act, 1937
1912Copyright Act, 1912
May 10, 1995Inventions, Minor Inventions and Industrial Designs Proclamation No. 123/1995
December 16, 2015Regulation (EU) 2015/2424 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2015 amending Council Regulation (EC) No 207/2009 on the Community trade mark and Commission Regulation (EC) No 2868/95 implementing Council Regulation (EC) No 40/94 on the Community trade mark, and repealing Commission Regulation (EC) No 2869/95 on the fees payable to the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs)
March 31, 2009Commission Regulation (EC) No. 355/2009 of 31 March 2009 amending Regulation (EC) No. 2869/95 on the fees payable to the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) and Regulation (EC) No. 2868/95 implementing Council Regulation (EC) No. 40/94 on the Community Trade Mark
December 18, 2006Council Regulation (EC) No. 1891/2006 of 18 December 2006, amending Regulations (EC) No. 6/2002 and (EC) No. 40/94 to Give Effect to the Accession of the European Community to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs
December 12, 2001Council Regulation (EC) No. 6/2002 of 12 December 2001 on Community Designs (amended by Council Regulation No. 1891/2006 of 18 December 2006 amending Regulations (EC) No. 6/2002 and (EC) No. 40/94 to give effect to the Accession of the European Community to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement concerning the international registration of industrial designs)
March 12, 1971Registered Designs Act (Act No. 221 of March 12, 1971, as amended up to Act No. 1058 of December 3, 2010)
October 29, 2007Law No. 2007-1544 of October 29, 2007, relating to the Fight against Counterfeiting
February 5, 1994Law No. 94-102 of February 5, 1994, relating to the Counterfeiting Repression and amending some provisions in the Intellectual Property Code
July 1, 1992Law No. 92-597 of 1 July, 1992, on the Intellectual Property Code (Legislative Part)
April 4, 2016Act of April 3, 2016, on the Amendments to the Design Act and Other Intellectual Property Acts
October 19, 2013Act Revising Certain Provisions of Patent Act and Other Acts in the Field of Industrial Property Protection
October 10, 2013Act on the Modernization of the Industrial Design Act and Amendments to the Rules on the Notices Concerning the Protection of Exhibition
July 31, 2009Act on the Simplification and Modernization of Patent Act
March 12, 2004Act on the Reform of the Design Law
December 13, 2001Act to Revise the Rules on Costs in the Field of Intellectual Property
July 16, 1998Second Act to Amend the Patent Act and other Acts
August 18, 1976Act Concerning the Fees of the Patent Office and the Patent Court
September 7, 1966Patent Attorney Code (as amended up to Act of October 30, 2017)
December 31, 2003Industrial Designs Act, 2003 (Act 660)
December 31, 2003Patent Act, 2003 (Act 657)
November 1928United Kingdom Designs Protection Act (Cap. 331)
June 13, 2013Decree No. 3-2013 amending the Decree No. 57-2000 of the Congress of the Republic, Industrial Property Law
September 18, 2000Industrial Property Law (Decree No. 57-2000)
1937Patents and Designs Act (Cap. 90:03)
July 3, 1924Law of July 3, 1924, amending the Law on Patents of Inventions and Industrial Designs of December 14, 1922
December 14, 1922Law of December 14, 1922, on Patents of Inventions and Industrial Designs
December 30, 1999Industrial Property Law (approved by Decree No. 12-99-E)
December 13, 1999Law on Copyright and Related Rights (Decree No. 4-99-E, as amended by Decree No. 16-2006)
 Registered Designs Ordinance (Chapter 522)
June 27, 1997Copyright Ordinance (Chapter 528) (consolidated version of May 27, 2016)
October 7, 2013Act No. CLIX of 2013 on Amendments to Certain Acts on Intellectual Property (consolidated text of October 30, 2014)
March 4, 2013Act No. XVI of 2013 on Amendments to Certain Acts on Intellectual Property
July 6, 1999Act No. LXXVI of 1999 on Copyright (consolidated text of January 1, 2007)
June 12, 1996Act No. 91/1996 amending Act No. 36/1996, amending the Patents Act, No.17/1991, as subsequently amended, the Trade Marks Act, No. 47/1968, as subsequently amended, and the Design Protection Act, No. 48/1993
May 10, 1996Act No. 36/1996 amending the Patents Act, No. 17/1991, as subsequently amended, the Trade Marks Act, No. 47/1968, as subsequently amended, and the Design Protection Act, No. 48/1993
May 25, 2000Designs Act, 2000
December 20, 2000Law No. 31 of December 20, 2000, regarding Industrial Designs
October 29, 2007Patents, Industrial Designs and Trademarks Registration Act
September 6, 1999Law No. 28 of 1999 - First Amendment to Law No. 65 of 1970 on Patents and Industrial Designs
July 23, 1958Industrial and Commercial Property (Protection) (Amendment) Act, 1958
 Law to Amend Intellectual Property Laws (Modifications to Implement the Provisions of the TRIPS Agreement), 5760-1999
1925Design Provision in the Patents and Design Ordinance (Patents and Designs Ordinance)
 The Designs Act
July 10, 2015Act on the Partial Revision of the Patent Act and Other Acts (Act No. 55 of July 10, 2015)
May 14, 2014Act on the Partial Revision of the Patent Act and Other Acts (Act No. 36 of May 14, 2014)
December 4, 2002Intellectual Property Basic Act (Act No. 122 of December 4, 2002, as last amended by Act No.119 of July 16, 2003)
February 24, 2000Law No. 14 of 2000 on Industrial Designs and Models
February 24, 2000Law No. 15 of 2000 on Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets
September 22, 1999Law No. 34 of 1999 Amending the Trademarks Law
May 20, 1952Law No. 33 of 1952 on Trademarks
April 7, 2015Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 300-V of April 07, 2015, on Amendments and Addenda to Certain Legislative Acts of Kazakhstan on Intellectual Property Issues
January 12, 2012Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 537-IV of January 12, 2012, on Amendments and Supplements to Certain Legislative Acts relating to Intellectual Property
August 31, 2016The Protection of Traditional Knowledge and Cultural Expressions Act, 2016
1937United Kingdom Designs Protection Ordinance (Cap 99)
April 9, 1962Law No. 4 of 1962 relating to Patents, Designs and Industrial Models as amended by Law No. 3 of 2001
August 7, 2006Law of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 152 of August 7, 2006, on Amendments to the Law of the Kyrgyz Republic on Employee's Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
January 23, 2006Law of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 79 of March 17, 2006, on Secret Inventions (as amended by Law No. 38 of March 22, 2007)
January 21, 2003Law of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 46 of February 27, 2003, on Amendments to Certain Laws of the Kyrgyz Republic (as amended by Law No. 133 of July 23, 2016)
June 16, 1999Law of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 74 of September 16, 1999, on Employee's Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (as amended up to Law No. 152 August 7, 2006)
October 28, 2004Law on Designs (as amended up to January 1, 2016)
May 4, 1987Law No. 14/87 of May 4, 1987 on Duties and Fees due for the Publication of Trademarks and Patents in the Official Gazette.
March 16, 1968Law No. 9 for 1968 Issuing the Copyright Protection Law
March 30, 1959Law No. 8 of 1959 on Patents and Industrial Designs and Models
September 11, 2002Law on Design Protection (Designs Law)
November 7, 2002Law No. IX-1181 of November 7, 2002, on Designs (as amended up to Law No. XIII-265 of March 30, 2017)
June 5, 2001Law No. IX-352 of June 5, 2001, on Fees for the Registration of Industrial Property Objects (as amended up to Law No. XII-1248 of October 16, 2014)
December 7, 1999Industrial Property Code ('Legal Regime of Industrial Property' approved by Decree-Law No. 97/99/M of December 13, 1999, as amended by Law No. 11/2001 of August 6, 2001, on the Establishment of the Customs Services of the Macao SAR, P.R.C.)
1957Patents Act, Chapter 49:02
January 18, 2013Industrial Designs (Amendment) Act 2013 (Act A1449)
January 24, 2002Industrial Designs (Amendment) Act 2002 (Act A1140)
May 30, 2000Industrial Designs (Amendment) Act 2000 (Act A1077)
1996Copyright (Amendment) Act 1996 (Act A952)
March 9, 1987Law on the Protection of Industrial Property (No. 87-18/AN-RM of March 9, 1987)
December 16, 2005Patents and Designs (Amendment) Act No. XVIII of 2005
June 1, 2002Patents and Designs Act (Chapter 417)
July 2, 2002Patents, Industrial Designs and Trademarks Act 2002
April 19, 2005Decree on Amendments and Additions to Various Provisions of the Law on Industrial Property (published in the Official Journal of the Federation on June 16, 2005)
June 20, 1955Law N° 607 of 20 June 1955 on Designs and Models
June 25, 1993Patent Law of Mongolia of June 25, 1993 (as amended up to September 1, 2016)
June 28, 2016Law on Amendments to the Law on Legal Protection of Industrial Designs (Official Gazette of Montenegro, No. 42/2016)
May 28, 2013Law on Amendments to the Law on Legal Protection of Industrial Designs (Official Gazette of Montenegro No. 27/2013 )
1946Patents and Designs (Emergency Provisions) Act of 1946
1911The Copyright Act of 1911
August 30, 1965The Patent, Design and Trade Mark Act, 2022 (1965)
April 19, 2010Designs Amendment Act 2010
September 2, 1996Designs Amendment Act 1996
September 13, 2007Law on Amendments and Additions to Law No. 354, Law on Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (Law No. 634 of 2007)
March 21, 2006Law on Amendments and Additions to Law No. 354, Law on Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (Law No. 579 of 2006)
 Patents and Designs Act of 1971 (Chapter 344)
January 1, 1996Amendments to the Legislation on Industrial Property (Extract)
July 1, 2000Patents and Industrial Designs Act 2000
December 31, 2012Law No. 4798 creating the National Directorate of Intellectual Property
October 22, 1981Law No. 868/1981 on Industrial Models and Designs
August 6, 2001Republic Act No. 9150, entitled 'An Act for the Protection of Layout-Designs (Topographies) of Integrated Circuits, amending for the Purpose Certain Sections of Republic Act No. 8293, otherwise known as the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines and for other purposes'
April 11, 2001Act of April 11, 2001, on Patent Attorneys (as amended up to Act of December 12, 2013, on Foreigners)
March 5, 2003Industrial Property Code (as amended up to Law No. 46/2011 of June 24, 2011)
December 31, 1961Utility Model Act (Act No. 952 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 12752 of June 11, 2014)
December 31, 1961Industrial Design Protection Act (Act No. 951 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 12288 of January 21, 2014)
December 31, 1961Patent Act (Act No. 950 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 14112 of March 29, 2016)
July 30, 2015Law No. 162 of July 30, 2015, Amending and Supplementing Certain Legislative Acts
July 25, 2014Law No. 173 of July 25, 2014, on Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts
July 3, 2014Law No. 114 of July 3, 2014, on the State Agency for Intellectual Property
July 2, 2010Law No. 139 of July 2, 2010, on Copyright and Neighboring Rights (as amended by Law No. 212 of July 29, 2016)
November 21, 2003Law No. 469-XV of November 21, 2003, on Amending and Completing of Various Laws
November 8, 2002Law No. 1446-XV of November 8, 2002, on Amending and Completing of Various Laws
June 23, 2000Law No. 1079-XIV June 23, 2000, on Amending Various Laws
October 17, 2007Law No. 280/2007 amending and supplementing Law No. 129/1992 on Protection of the Industrial Designs
December 16, 2005Law No. 381/2005 amending and supplementing Government Ordinance No. 41/1998 on Industrial Property fees and use thereof
March 12, 2014Federal Law No. 35-FZ of March 12, 2014, on Amendments to Parts One, Two and Four of the Civil Code and Certain Laws of the Russian Federation
October 26, 2009Law No. 31/2009 of 26/10/2009 on the Protection of Intellectual Property
February 15, 2001Industrial Designs Act 2000
October 11, 2011Intellectual Property Act 2011
December 5, 2011Law No. 189 of 5 December 2011 modifying Law No. 79/2005 relating to Industrial Property and repealing Article 152 of Law No. 165/2005
May 25, 2005Law No. 79 of 25 May 2005 - Industrial Property Consolidation Act
September 4, 2012The Patents and Industrial Design Act, 2012 (Act No. 10 of 2012)
July 10, 2012Intellectual Property (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2012 (Act No. 16 of 2012)
September 6, 2017Act No. 242/2017 Coll. on Amendments to Act No. 435/2001 Coll. on Patents, Supplementary Protection Certificates and on Amendment of Some Acts (Patent Act as amended) and Amendments to Some Other Acts
March 25, 1993Act No. 90/1993 Coll. on Measures Concerning Industrial Property (as amended by Act No. 55/1997 Coll. and Act No. 517/2007 Coll.)
November 27, 1990Act No. 527/1990 Zb. on Inventions, Industrial Designs and Rationalization Proposals (as amended up to Act No. 444/2002 Coll.)
 Industrial Property Act (ZIL-1-UPB3) (as amended up to December 6, 2013)
July 16, 1934United Kindom Designs (Protection) Act (Cap 181)
December 10, 2013Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 2013 (Act No. 28 of 2013)
September 19, 1997Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1997 (Act No. 38 of 1997)
November 12, 1996Intellectual Property Laws Rationalisation Act 1996 (Act No. 107 of 1996)
December 22, 1993Designs Act 1993 (Act No. 195 of 1993, as amended by Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Act 1997)
May 15, 1973Industrial Designs Law No. 18 of 1974
July 7, 2003Law No. 20/2003 of July 7, 2003, on Legal Protection of Industrial Designs (as amended up to Law No. 24/2015 of July 24, 2015, on Patents)
May 15, 1973Industrial Designs Law No. 18 of 1974
May 30, 2002Act (2002:570) Amending the Design Protection Act (1970:485)
June 29, 1970Design Protection Act (1970:485) (as amended up to Act (2016:372))
March 18, 2016Federal Act of March 18, 2016, on Certification Services in the Domain of Electronic Signatures and Other Applications of Digital Certificates (status as of January 1, 2017)
December 16, 1994Act of December 16, 1994, amending Federal Act of March 30, 1900 on Industrial Designs and Models
July 3, 2012Law of the Republic of Tajikistan No. 856 of July 3, 2012, on Amendments and Additions to the Law of the Republic of Tajikistan on Industrial Designs
July 21, 2010Law of the Republic of Tajikistan on Secret Inventions
June 18, 2008Law of the Republic of Tajikistan on Commercial Secrets
February 28, 2004Law of the Republic of Tajikistan No. 16 of February 28, 2004, on Industrial Designs (as amended by Law No. 856 of July 3, 2012)
March 11, 1979Patent Act B.E. 2522 (1979)
June 10, 1991Law No. 91-12 of June 10, 1991 on the Protection of Copyright, Folklore and Related Rights
August 15, 2002Industrial Property (Amendment) Act 2002
November 9, 1994Industrial Property Act 1994 (Act No. 19 of 1994)
November 9, 1994Industrial Property (Amendment) Act 2009 (Act No. 19 of 1994, as amended by Act No. 5 of November 5, 2009)
1997Industrial Designs Act, Cap. 82:77
1939Patents, Designs, Copyright and Trade Marks (Emergency) Act, Cap. 82:84
1900Patents and Designs Act, Cap. 82:83
February 6, 2001Law No. 2001-21 of February 6, 2001 on the Protection of Industrial Designs
January 10, 2012Law of Turkmenistan No. 256-IV of January 10, 2012, on Amendments and Additions to the Civil Code of Turkmenistan
October 23, 2008Law of Turkmenistan No. 220-III of October 23, 2008, on Inventions and Industrial Designs (as amended up to Law No. 14-IV of June 22, 2013)
April 6, 1937United Kingdom Designs Protection Act (Chapter 40.68, Revised Edition 2008)
July 24, 2002Federal Law No. 31 of 2006 Pertaining to the Industrial Regulation and Protection of Patents, Industrial Drawings, and Designs
July 24, 2002Copyright, etc. and Trade Marks (Offences and Enforcement) Act 2002 (Chapter 25)
August 28, 1907Patents and Designs Act 1907 (Chapter 29, as amended up to the Trade Marks Act 1994)
March 28, 2008The Zanzibar Industrial Property Act, 2008 (Act No. 4 of 2008)
 U.S. Patent Law, 35 U.S.C. §§ 1 et seq. (consolidated as of May 2015)
December 18, 2012Patent Law Treaties Implementation Act of 2012 (Public Law 112–211, 126 Stat. 1527)
October 19, 1976U.S. Copyright Act of 1976, 17. U.S.C. §§ 101 et seq. (consolidated version of December 2011)
September 2, 1999Law No. 17.164 of September 2, 1999, regulating Rights and Obligations relating to Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
July 21, 2003Designs Act No. 3 of 2003
September 2, 1955Industrial Property Law
December 26, 2010Law No. 28 of 2010 on Industrial Designs
June 6, 2016The Industrial Designs Act, 2016 (Act No. 22 of 2016)
 Integrated Circuit Layout Designs Act (Chapter 26:07)
January 1967Industrial Designs Act (Chapter 26:02)
 Law on Amendments to the Law on Industrial Property

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
December 12, 1955Law on Commerce
March 29, 1996Law No. 8116 of March 29, 1996, on Code of Civil Procedure
July 12, 1995Law No. 7961 of July 12, 1995, on the Code of Labor of the Republic of Albania
September 26, 1975Commercial Code promulgated by Ordinance No. 75-59 of 26 September 1975, as amended and completed
October 4, 2006Customs Code (approved by Executive Decree No. 5/06 of October 4, 2006)
September 7, 2004Law No. 5/04 of September 7, 2004, on Industrial Activities
May 13, 2003Basic Law No. 11/03 of May 13, 2003, on Private Investment
November 17, 2006Investment Authority Act 2006
February 26, 1987Unfair Contract Terms Act, 1987 (Cap. 451)
October 7, 2014Civil and Commercial Code of the Argentine Republic
May 5, 1998Civil Code of the Republic of Armenia of May 5, 1998 (as amended up to February 20, 2017)
September 23, 2016Statute Update Act 2016 (Act No. 61, 2016)
December 1, 2011Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011 (consolidated as of July 1, 2016)
December 14, 2009Personal Property Securities (Consequential Amendments) Act 2009
October 1, 2001Industry, Science and Resources Legislation Amendment (Application of Criminal Code) Act 2001
March 20, 2001War Precautions Act Repeal Act 1920
November 11, 1999Public Employment (Consequential and Transitional) Amendment Act 1999
September 22, 1999Statute Stocktake Act 1999 (No. 118, 1999)
March 15, 1994Olympic Insignia Protection Amendment Act 1994
May 26, 1987Olympic Insignia Protection Act 1987 (consolidated as of July 1, 2016)
April 26, 1984Advance Australia Logo Protection Act 1984 (consolidated as of December 10, 2015)
June 24, 1981Broadcasting and Television Amendment Act 1981
March 4, 1993Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Anti-monopoly Activity
March 8, 1969The Custom Act (Act No. IV of 1969)
2004Civil Aviation Act, 2004 (Cap. 288B)
December 7, 1998Civil Code of the Republic of Belarus No. 218-Z of December 7, 1998
February 28, 2013Code of Economic Law (consolidated version of 2016)
December 15, 2010Uniform Act of December 15, 2010, on the General Commercial Law
September 20, 2011Companies and Intellectual Property Authority Act, 2011 (Act No. 14 of 2011)
August 31, 2011Civil Aviation Act, 2011 (Act No. 11 of 2011)
2001Value Added Tax Act, 2001 (Act No. 1 of 2001) (as amended up to Act No. 15 of 2006)
1968Penal Code (as amended on April 26, 2011)
January 16, 2015Law No. 1/01 of January 16, 2015, on the Revision of the Commercial Code
March 25, 2010Law No. 1/06 of March 25, 2010, on Legal Regime of Competition
June 23, 2015Economic Action Plan 2015 Act, No. 1 (S.C. 2015, c. 36) (Act to Implement Certain Provisions of the Budget Tabled in Parliament on April 21, 2015, and other Measures)
December 16, 2014Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2 (S.C. 2014, c. 39) (A Second Act to Implement Certain Provisions of the Budget Tabled in Parliament on February 11, 2014, and Other Measures Assented on December 16, 2014)
October 28, 2010Law of The People's Republic of China on the Laws Applicable to Foreign-related Civil Relations
April 12, 1986General Principles of Civil Law
December 24, 1998Law No. 488 of 1998 (December 24) - By which Tax rules and other tax provisions of the Sub-national entities are established
September 7, 1992Customs Codes (Order No. 92-008/PR of September 7, 1992)
January 18, 2003Law No. 6-2003 of 18 January 2003 on the Investment Charter
December 29, 1987Criminal Code (Law No. 62 of December 29, 1987, as amended by Law No. 97 of February 16, 1999)
November 5, 1991Law No. 513/1991 Coll., Commercial Code
February 24, 1964Civil Code, No. 40 of 24 February 1964 (as amended)
June 1, 2010Law Amending the Financial Business Act, the Act on Mortgage, the Danmarks National Bank Act and Various Other Acts
December 21, 2008Law No. 28/AN/08/6th L on the Protection, Repression of Fraud and Consumer Protection
December 22, 2006Law No. 493-06 of December 22, 2006, on Amendments to Articles 6, 49, 58 and 62 of Law No. 424-06 of November 20, 2006, on the Implementation of the Free Trade Agreement between Dominican Republic of Central America and the United States of America
November 14, 2006Law No. 424-06 of November 14, 2006, on Implementation of the Dominican Republic-Central America-United States Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR)
May 17, 1999Law No. 17 of 1999 on Commerce
December 10, 2014State Fees Act (consolidated text of February 1, 2017)
June 6, 2001Penal Code (consolidated text of January 10, 2017)
 Heritage Code (consolidated as of February 23, 2015)
August 1, 2003Law No. 2003-706 of August 1, 2003, on Financial Security (as last amended by Ordinance No. 2010-638 of June 10, 2010)
October 5, 2007Competition Act, 2007
December 28, 2004Income and Sales Tax Act, 2004
July 23, 2002Act to Amend the Right of Representation by Attorneys-at-Law before the Higher Regional Courts
July 19, 2002Act on Further Reform of Stock Corporation Act and Accounting Act and on Transparency and Disclosure (Transparency and Disclosure Act)
December 22, 1997Act to Reform Arbitration Proceedings (Arbitration Proceedings Reform Act) (Excerpt relating to the Amendment of Section 18 of the Extension Law)
January 17, 2018Law No. 4512/2018 on Arrangements for the Implementation of the Structural Reforms of the Economic Adjustment Programmes and Other Provisions
July 6, 2011Law No. 2943/2001 on Serving Sentences of Drug Dealers and other Provisions in the Competency of the Ministry of Justice
May 24, 2011Law No. 3966/24.05.2011) on Institutional Framework of Model Pilot Schools, Establishment of an Institute of Educational Policy, Organization of the Institute of Computer Technology and Publications 'DIOFANTOS' and other Provisions
 Competition and Fair Trading Act 2006
May 27, 2016Civil Procedure Code (approved by Decree No. 211-2006)
August 11, 1959Act No. IV of 1959 on the Civil Code of the Republic of Hungary
June 16, 2006Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Act, 2006
November 21, 1994Decision of the Revolutionary Command Council No. 194 of 1994 associating the Central Organization for Standardization and quality control with the Secretariat of the President of the Council of Minister
July 26, 1988Restrictive Trade Practices Law, 5748-1988 (as amended)
December 24, 2013Law No. 350 of December 24, 2003, relating to the Provisions for Drawing up the Annual and Pluri-annual Budget of the State (Finance Law 2004, as amended up to Law No. 9 of March 14, 2013)
July 23, 2009Law No. 99 of July 23, 2009 containing Provisions for the Development and Internationalization of Enterprises and Energy
March 16, 1942Civil Code (approved by Royal Decree No. 262 of March 16, 1942, and amended up to Decree No. 291 of December 7, 2016)
June 18, 2004Act for Establishment of the Intellectual Property High Court (Act No. 119 of June 18, 2004)
2000Law No. 16 of 2000 Amending Customs Law
1998Law No. 20 of 1998 on Customs
October 31, 2015Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 382-V of October 31, 2015, on Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the Commercialization of Scientific and (or) Technological Activities
July 3, 2014Criminal Code No. 226-V of July 3, 2014 (as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 501-V of April 9, 2016)
December 10, 2008Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 99-IV of December 10, 2008, on Taxes and Other Obligatory Payments to the Budget (Tax Code, as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 506-V of April 28, 2016)
July 1, 1999Civil Code No. 409-I of July 1, 1999 (Special Part, as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 496-V of April 9, 2016)
December 27, 1994Civil Code No. 269-XII of December 27, 1994 (General Part, as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 504-V of April 21, 2016)
December 30, 2010The Competition Act No. 12 of 2010
January 5, 1998Civil Code of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 1 of January 5, 1998 (Part II, as amended up to Law No. 133 of July 23, 2016)
May 19, 2005Tax Law
June 17, 1998Criminal Code (as amended up to July 1, 2009)
September 7, 1991Law No. 89 of September 7, 1991 (Duties and Fees due to the Publication of Industrial Designs, Patents, Literary and Artistic Property in the Official Gazette)
1982Customs and Excise Act, 1982 (Act No. 10 of 1982)
May 27, 1957Law on the Protection of the Sign and the Name of the Red Cross
December 21, 2000Law No. IX-117 of December 21, 2000 on the Protection of Intellectual Property in the Field of Import and Export of Goods
September 26, 2000Law No. VIII-1968 of September 26, 2000, approving the Criminal Code (as modified on July 02, 2010)
December 13, 1954Code of Administrative Infringements of December 13,1984
May 16, 2006Law of May 16, 2006, on Approval of the Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (Trademarks and Designs), signed at the Hague, February 25, 2005
January 18, 2000Law No. 2000-05 of January 18, 2000, on the Commercial Code
1943Federal Code of Civil Procedure (consolidated text published in the Official Journal of the Federation on April 9, 2012)
April 19, 2002Drugs Act
January 10, 2002Criminal Code of Mongolia
July 15, 1993Law of Mongolia on Stamp-duty
September 11, 2003Law No. 99-65 on the Labour Code (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-03-194 of 14 Rejeb (September 11, 2003))
June 21, 1962Aviation Act, 1962 (Act No. 74 of 1962, as amended up to Act No. 10 of 1991)
October 17, 2011Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (reprint as at 1 September 2017)
May 17, 1993Privacy Act 1993 (reprint as at 28 September 2017)
April 28, 1986Commerce Act 1986 (reprint as at 1 September 2017)
November 13, 2007Criminal Code (Law No. 641)
October 10, 2006Civil Aviation Act, 2006
1967Capital Gains Tax (Act No. 44 of 1967, as last amended by Act No. 45 of 1999)
June 1, 1916Criminal Code Act (Chapter 77)
December 31, 1979The Cigarettes (Printing of Warning) Ordinance (LXXIII OF 1979)
January 5, 2004Law No. 1 of January 5, 2004 amending and updating the Penal and Judicial Codes, and Law No. 35 of 1996, and repealing an Article of the Penal Code and Law No. 15 of 1994, referring to Industrial Property Rights
February 26, 2002Independent Consumer and Competition Commission Act 2002
April 10, 2008Law No. 3.440/2008 amending various provisions of Law No. 1.160/1997, Criminal Code
October 16, 1997Law No. 1.160/97, Criminal Code
February 24, 2006Law No. 28677 on Security Interests
 Republic Act No. 9238, entitled 'An Act Amending Certain Sections of the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997, as Amended, by Excluding Several Services from the Coverage of the Value-Added Tax and Re-imposing the Gross Receipts Tax on Banks and Non-Bank Financial Intermediaries Performing Quasi-Banking Functions and Other Non-Bank Financial Intermediaries Beginning January 01, 2004'
May 7, 2013Republic Act No. 10530 of May 7, 2013, entitled 'An Act Defining the Use and Protection of the Red Cross, Red Crescent, and Red Crystal Emblems, providing Penalties for Violations Thereof and for Other Purposes
May 24, 2005An Act Amending Section 27, 28, 34, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 119, 121, 148, 151, 236, 237, and 288 of the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997, as Amended, and For other Purpose (Republic Act No. 9337)
January 1, 1997Expanded Value-Added Tax Law and Other Pertinent Provisions of the National Internal Revenue Code, as Amended (Republic Act No. 8241)
April 28, 1992Inventors and Invention Incentives Act of the Philippines (Republic Act No. 7459)
April 3, 1992Manlilikha ng Bayan Act (Republic Act No. 7355)
February 3, 2001Act on the Investigation of Unfair International Trade Practices and Remedy Against Injury to the Industry (Act No. 6417 of February 3, 2001, as amended up to Act No. 10230 of April 5, 2010)
July 15, 2004Code of Science and Innovation of the Republic of Moldova No. 259-XV of July 15, 2004
April 28, 2006Law No. 21/2006 of April 28, 2006 Establishing the Customs System
 Customs (Control and Management) Act (Chapter 15.05)
December 16, 2003Commerce and Intellectual Property Office Act (Act No. 43 of 2003)
January 27, 2006Law No. 19 of January 27, 2006 - Promotion of industrial research, pre-competitive development, innovation and technology transfer
September 29, 2005Criminal Code (Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia No. 85/2005, 88/2005, 107/2005, 72/2009, 111/2009, 121/2012, 104/2013, 108/2014 and 94/2016)
2005Civil Aviation Act, 2005 (Act No. 4 of 2005)
January 21, 2014Statutes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act 2014
May 25, 2009Civil Aviation Act, 2009 (Act No. 13 of 2009)
September 23, 2008Human Sciences Research Council Act 2008 (Act No. 17 of 2008)
June 23, 1993Tobacco Products Control Act 1993 (Act No. 83 of 1993, as amended up to Tobacco Products Control Amendment Act 2008)
May 26, 1999Welfare of the Creators Act of 1999
December 22, 2010Law No. 39/2010 of December 22, 2010, on the General State Budget for 2011 (as amended up to Royal Legislative Decree N° 5/2015 of October 30, 2015)
June 5, 2006Law No. 19/2006 of June 5, 2006, extending the Means of Protection of Intellectual and Industrial Property rights and Laying down Procedural Rules to Facilitate the Application of Various Community Regulations
May 26, 1999Welfare of the Creators Act of 1999
July 15, 1924Cotton Goods Act of 1924
June 21, 2013Federal Act of June 21, 2013, on the Protection of the Swiss Coat of Arms and Other Public Signs (status as of January 1, 2017)
June 17, 2005Act of June 17, 2005, on the Federal Tribunal (status as of June 1, 2017)
December 15, 1961Federal Law of December 15, 1961, on the Protection of the Names and Emblems of the United Nations and Other Intergovernmental Organizations (status as of January 1, 2017)
March 25, 1954Federal Law of March 25, 1954, on the Protection of the Emblem and Name of the Red Cross (status as of January 1, 2017)
March 30, 1911Federal Act on the Amendment of the Swiss Civil Code of March 30, 1911 (Part Five: The Code of Obligations) (as amended up to July 1, 2014)
April 11, 1889Federal Act of April 11, 1889, on Debt Enforcement and Bankruptcy (DEBA) (status as of March 28, 2017)
February 9, 2007Law No. 33/2007 on Trade
March 1, 2005Civil Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (Part III)
June 30, 1999Civil Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (part I)
May 21, 1998Criminal Code of the Republic of Tajikistan
December 27, 1968Industrial Products Standards Act, B.E. 2511 (1968)
June 25, 2008Taxes and Duties Act (Law No. 8/2008 of June 30, 2008)
December 23, 1966Customs Code (Law No. 66-22 of December 23, 1966)
October 5, 1959Law No. 129 of 1959 dated October 5, 1959 relating to Commercial Code
July 28, 1999Law No. 4421 of July 28, 1999 amending Turkish Criminal Code
November 9, 2013Law of Turkmenistan of November 9, 2013, on Amendments and Additions to the Criminal Code of Turkmenistan
August 29, 2013Code of Turkmenistan on Administrative Offenses
June 22, 2013Law of Turkmenistan No. 14-IV of June 22, 2013, on Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Turkmenistan
April 2, 1992Companies Act (Chapter 40.08, Revised Edition 2008)
May 7, 1959The Government Proceedings Act
April 19, 2007Law on the Organization and Holding of the Final Part of the 2012 European Football Championship in Ukraine
January 16, 2003Economic Code of Ukraine No. 436-IV of January 16, 2003 (as amended up to December 8, 2016)
January 16, 2003Civil Code of Ukraine, No. 435-IV of January 16, 2003 (as amended up to November 2, 2016)
April 5, 2001Criminal Code of Ukraine Nо. 2341-III of April 5, 2001 (as amended up to April 26, 2017)
June 7, 1996Law of Ukraine No. 236/96-VR of June 7, 1996, on Protection against Unfair Competition (as amended up to March 3, 2016)
March 19, 1996Law of Ukraine No. 93/96-VR of March 19, 1996, on the Regime of Foreign Investments (as amended up to June 25, 2016)
December 10, 1971Labor Code of Ukraine No. 322-VIII of December 10, 1971 (as amended up to April 30, 2017)
September 20, 2011Law No. 5 of 1973 on Commercial Register
 Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007
November 2, 200221st Century Department of Justice Appropriations Authorization Act (Public Law 107-273, 116 Stat. 1758)
June 25, 1948U.S. Code, Title 28 - Judiciary and Judicial Procedure, §§ 1 - 4105
June 13, 2017Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. ZRU-436 of June 13, 2017, on Amendments to Certain Laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan
April 30, 1998Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 609-I of April 30, 1998 on Foreign Investments (as amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 832-I of August 20, 1999)
August 29, 1996Civil Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan (Part Two, as amended up to Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 429 of April 18, 2017)
December 20, 1972Articles 45 to 50 of the Law on Chattel Mortgages and Non-dispossessory Pledges
December 21, 1955Commercial Code of 1955
November 29, 2006Law No. 80/2006/QH11 of November 29, 2006, on Technology Transfer
September 7, 2008Law No. 46 of 2008 on Consumer Protection
1996Competition Act (Chapter 14:28)
 Law on Administrative Fees (Extract)

IP Laws: issued by the Executive

Date of TextTitle
April 28, 1966Ordinance No. 66-86 of April 28, 1966 Relating to Designs
January 10, 2018Decree No. 27/2018 of January 10, 2018, on the De-bureaucratization and Simplification of Administrative Procedures
August 9, 1963Decree-Law No. 6.673 of August 9, 1963, on Industrial Designs (as amended up to Decree No. 27/2018 of January 10, 2018)
August 31, 1994July 13, 1994 - Decree on Colleges in the Flemish Community (updated December 30, 2011)
July 4, 1991June 12, 1991 - Decree on Universities in the Flemish Community (updated December 23, 2011)
January 4, 2001Patents Act (Commencement) Order, 2001
January 4, 2001Industrial Designs Act (Commencement) Order, 2001
July 21, 2004Decree No. 5147 of July 21, 2004 (Organisational Structure of the Industrial Property Office)
February 17, 1965Decree No. 5.762 of February 17, 1965 (Foreign Capital)
August 20, 2007Industrial Property Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 4/2007 of August 20, 2007)
June 6, 2014Decree No. 1687 of 2010 (May 14) By which it modifies Decree 3523 of 2009
September 15, 2009Decree No. 03523 of 2009 (September 15) - By which is modified the structure of the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce and the functions of its dependences are established
December 13, 2000Decree No. 2591 of 2000 (December 13) - By which is partially regulated Decision 486 of the Andean Community Commission
June 23, 1983Decree No. 1766 of 1983 (June 23) - By which the National Award to the Colombian Inventor is created
March 27, 1971Decree No. 410 of 1971 (March 27) - By which the Commercial Code is enacted
May 17, 2001Decree No. 2001-238 of May 17, 2001 on the Protection of Industrial Property
November 20, 2011Decree-Law No. 290 of November 20, 2011 on Inventions and Industrial Designs and Models
May 14, 1983Decree-Law No. 68 (May 14, 1983) on Inventions, Scientific Discoveries, Industrial Designs, Trademarks and Appellations of Origin
December 5, 2003Executive Order on the Protection of Industrial Designs (Application Details), 2003
July 8, 1975Income Tax Order, 1975
May 31, 2002Presidential Decree No. 161/2002 “Adaptation of Presidential Decree 259/1997 to the provisions of Directive 98/71/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 October 1998 on the legal protection of designs”
February 25, 1997Industrial Property Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 6/96 of March 3, 1996)
April 26, 2004Order No. 81 Patent, Industrial Design, Undisclosed Information, Integrated Circuits And Plant Variety Law.
February 17, 2002Law No. 5 of 2002 amending Law No. 65 of 1970 on Patents and industrial designs
March 25, 1970Law No. 65 of 1970 on Patent and Industrial Designs
February 2, 2001Legislative Decree No. 95 of February 2, 2001, implementing the Directive No. 98/71/EC on the Legal Protection of Designs
October 27, 2006Cabinet Order Concerning the Transitional Measure for the Partial Revision of Enforcement Law of the Design Act
May 24, 1960Design Registration Order (Cabinet Order No.41 of March 24, 1960, as last amended by Cabinet Order No.404 of December 26, 2008)
January 17, 2002Decree No. 01/PM of Prime Minister on Patent, Petty Patent and Industrial Designs
March 1, 1943Legislative Decree No. 340 of March 1, 1943 On the Criminal Code
January 17, 1924Resolution No. 2385 of 1924 on Commercial and Industrial Property Rights
January 29, 2015Decree No. 2-14-316 of 8 Rabii II 1436 (January 29, 2015) amending and supplementing Decree No. 2-00-368 of June 7, 2004, implementing Law No. 17-97 on the Protection of Industrial Property
December 24, 2003Decree No. 50/2003 of December 24, 2003, on the Organic Statute of the Industrial Property Institute (IPI)
April 27, 2012Decree No. 18-2012 on the Promotion and Protection of Rights of Intellectual Property of the Nicaraguan People
November 10, 1971Patents and Designs (Convention Countries) Order, 1971 (L.N. 95 of 1971)
May 12, 2008Industrial Property Rights Law (promulgated by the Royal Decree No. 67/2008)
February 16, 1974Omani Penal Code (promulgated by Royal Decree No. 7/74)
September 7, 2000Registered Designs Ordinance, 2000
November 17, 2009Law No.21 of 2009 issuing the Income Tax Law
July 27, 2006Commercial Law No. 27 of 2006
June 15, 2002Law No. 9 of 2002 on Trademarks, Trade Names, Geographical Indications and Industrial Designs
January 30, 1998Government Ordinance No. 41/1998 on Industrial Property fees and use thereof
January 30, 1998Correction of Annex 1 to Ordinance No. 41/1998 on Industrial Property fees and use thereof
April 20, 2010Delegated Decree No. 78 of 20 April 2010 - Fees for Patents, Trademarks and Industrial Designs
July 14, 2000The Designs (Convention Countries) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2000
1996The Designs (Convention Countries) (Amendment) Order 1995 (S.I. 1995/2988)
January 13, 1995The Designs (Convention Countries) Order 1994 (S.I. 1994/3219)
April 1, 1989The Patents, Designs and Marks Act 1986 (Amendments to the Registered Designs Act 1949 and the Patents Act 1977) (Isle of Man) Order 1989
October 29, 1994Intelletual Property Law (Presidential Law Decree No. 19 of 1994 in respect of Intellectual Property)

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextTitle
May 13, 2009Decision No. 883 of May 13, 2009, on Tariffs for Industrial Property Objects
April 8, 2009Decision No. 381 of April 8, 2009, on Approving the Regulation on the Registration of Industrial Designs
February 21, 1998Executive Decree No. 98-68 dated 24 Chaoual 1418 corresponding to February 21, 1998 on the Establishment and Statute of the Algerian National Institute of Industrial Property (INAPI)
April 28, 1966Executive Decree No. 66-87 of April 28, 1966 on the Implementation of the Ordinance No. 66-86 of April 28, 1966 relating to Designs
July 18, 2017Resolution No. 311-E/2017 of July 18, 2017, of the Ministry of Production
December 26, 2012Resolution No. 482/2012 of December 26, 2012 of the Ministry of Industry, modifying the Schedule of Fees of the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI)
October 10, 2012INPI Resolution No. P-260 of October 10, 2012, on the Destruction of Documents relating to Withdrawn, Abandoned, Refused, Invalid or Lapsed Applications for Patents, Utility Models, Trademarks, and Industrial Designs
March 14, 2011INPI Resolution No. P-039 of March 14, 2011, approving the Regulation on the Application of the Registration for the Transfer of Technology
January 6, 2011Resolution No. 1/2011 of the Ministry of Industry of January 6, 2011, modifying the Official Fees Paid to the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI)
September 10, 2008INPI Resolution No. P-234 of September 10, 2008, approving the Application Form for Registration and Renewals of Industrial Designs
August 28, 2008INPI Resolution No. 227 of August 28, 2008, on the Destruction of Documents Relating to Abandoned, Refused and Lapsed Applications for Patents, Utility Models, Trademarks, Industrial Designs, and Transfer of Technology
October 30, 2007INPI Resolution No. P-266 of October 30, 2007, implementing the 8th Edition of the International Classification for Industrial Designs (Locarno Classification)
December 10, 2003INPI Resolution No. P-243 of December 20, 2003, approving Guidelines for Patent Examination of the National Patent Administration at the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI)
October 15, 1998Resolution P-292/1998 on Printing of drawings and figures in INPI publications
March 25, 1981Decree No. 580 of March 25, 1981, regulating Law No. 22.426 of March 12, 1981, on the Transfer of Technology
July 4, 1974Provision No. 21/1974 replacing the Annex J-4 of the Provision 19/65. Rules for the submission of drawings and models of industrial design. Standards for making descriptions.
July 20, 1965Decree No. 5.682 of July 20, 1965, regulating Law on Industrial Designs
April 29, 2010Regulations on the Determination of Secrecy Level of Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs Containing Information on State and Official Secrets, their Use and Publication of Information Thereon
March 25, 2009Regulations on Filing and Examination of Applications for Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
March 25, 2009Regulations on Filing and Examination of Oppositions and Appeals to the Board of Appeal of the Intellectual Property Agency under the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Armenia
March 25, 2009List of Information Published in the Official Bulletin of the Intellectual Property Agency under the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Armenia
June 17, 2015Intellectual Property Legislation Amendment (TRIPS Protocol and Other Measures) Regulation 2015
February 26, 2015Competition and Consumer (Industry Codes—Food and Grocery) Regulation 2015
September 18, 2013Code of Conduct for Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys 2013
March 14, 2013Intellectual Property Legislation Amendment (Raising the Bar) Regulation 2013 (No. 1)
May 10, 2012Intellectual Property Legislation Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1)
March 8, 2012Tobacco Plain Packaging Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1)
December 7, 2011Tobacco Plain Packaging Regulations of 2011 (consolidated as of August 8, 2013)
November 25, 2009Intellectual Property Law Amendment Regulations 2009 (No. 2)
June 11, 2004Designs Regulations 2004 (consolidated as of February 24, 2017)
February 21, 1995Designs Regulations (Amendment) (Statutory Rules 1995 No. 19)
August 30, 1994Designs Regulations (Amendment) (Statutory Rules 1994 No. 315)
June 16, 1994Designs Regulations (No. 72 of March 19, 1982), as amended by Regulations No. 180 of June 16, 1994
September 2, 1993Olympic Insignia Protection Regulations 1993 (consolidated as of July 1, 2015)
January 13, 1943National Security (Industrial Property) Regulations
January 6, 1921Protection of Word 'Anzac' Regulations 1921 (consolidated as of January 12, 2001)
March 25, 1994Regulation of the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs on the Implementation of the Patents Law 1970, the Utility Model Law, the Trademark Law 1970 and the Designs Protection Law 1990 (Patents, Utility Models, Trademarks and Designs Regulation)
December 27, 2010Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on amending some decrees of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan in connection with the application of the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on amendments to the Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Patents
April 12, 2010Decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Rules of extension of the validity of patents and industrial designs.
February 23, 2010Decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Rules on registration of agreements concerning the mortgaging of the patent right
August 31, 2009Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Statute and Structure of the State Committee on Standardization, Metrology and Patent
March 6, 2000Decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Rule on the payment and amount of taxes and fees in the field of protection of industrial property
February 15, 2000Decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Statute on Patent Attorneys
August 19, 1998Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the application of the law on patents of the Republic of Azerbaijan
August 25, 1992Decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the State Registry of Inventions, Industrial Designs and Trademarks in the Republic of Azerbaijan
July 1, 2004Industrial Property (Amendment) Rules, 2004 (S.I. No. 54 of 2004)
May 28, 2003Industrial Property (Amendment) Rules, 2003 (S.I. No. 34 of 2003)
1967Industrial Property Rules, 2004 (S.I No. 54 of 2004)
February 17, 2010Ministerial Decree No. 1 of 2010 issuing the Executive Regulations for the Law of Industrial Designs and Models No. 6 of 2006
February 2, 1993Patents and Designs Rules, 1933 (as amended up to June 15, 1946)
February 15, 2006Intellectual Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2006-2 (adopted on 15-02-2006)
November 20, 1984Proclamation S.I. 1984, No. 180 of November 20, 1984 of the Industrial Designs Act, 1981 (Act 1981-57)
April 17, 1984Industrial Designs Regulations No. 83 of April 17, 1984
April 28, 2015Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 352 of April 28, 2015, on Amendments to the Resolutions of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus
March 9, 2015Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 177 of March 9, 2015, on Amendments to Certain Resolutions of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus
February 5, 2015Resolution of the State Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus No. 5 of February 5, 2015, on Amendments to the Instruction on the Registration Procedure of License Agreements, Assignment Agreements of Industrial Property Rights, Pledge Agreements of Property Rights Certified by a Registration Certificate of a Trademark or a Service Mark, and Agreements of Complex Entrepreneurial License (Franchising Agreements)
February 2, 2011Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 121 of 2 February 2011 “On the Approval of the Regulation on the Order of Composing an Application for Patent Issuance for an Industrial Design, its Examination and Decision Delivery According to the Examination Results'
February 2, 2011Resolution of the Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus No. 6 of February 2, 2011 “On Approval of Application Forms for Granting Industrial Design Patents”
February 2, 2011Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 121 of February 2, 2011, on Approval of the Regulations on Drafting an Application for an Industrial Design Patent, Application Examination and Decision Making upon Results of the Examination (as amended up to April 28, 2015)
December 15, 2010Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 1824 of 15 December 2010 “On the Approval of the Regulation on the Order Extending the Period of Validity of Patents for Invention, Industrial Design, Utility Model'
February 19, 2010Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 237 of February 19, 2010 on Amendments and Additions to the Resolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 368 of March 6, 1998
December 22, 2009Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of 22.12.2009 No.1679 “On Approval of Procedures of Filing Complaints, Objections, Applications and Their Consideration by the Board of Appeals under the Patent Office”
April 15, 2009Resolution of the Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus No. 6 of April 15, 2009 “On Approval of the Instruction on the Procedure of Registration of License Agreements, Assignment Agreements of Rights to Objects of Industrial Property Law and Agreements of Comprehensive Entrepreneurial License (Franchising)”
September 26, 2005Resolution of the Committee on Science and Technology under the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 12 of 26 September 2005 'On Approval of the Regulation on Official Publications of the National Center of Intellectual Property'
April 4, 2005Resolution of the Committee on Science and Technologies under the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 4 of 4 April 2005 “On the Approval of the Instruction on the Procedure of Applying for Secret Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs'
May 31, 2004Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of 31.05.2004 No 641 “On Approval of the Statute of the National Center of Intellectual Property”
July 2, 2003Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 900 of 2 July 2003 'On Approval of the Regulation on Secret Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs'
January 10, 2003Resolution of the Committee on Science and Technologies under the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 2 of 10 January 2003 “On Approval of the Regulation on the Appeal Council under the Patent Office”
December 23, 1998Regulation of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 1957 of December 23, 1998, on Approval of the Regulation on Services of Industrial Property Rights
January 29, 1935Royal Decree No. 91 of January 29, 1935 regulating Measures on the Protection of Industrial Designs (as amended 1974)
December 10, 1884Royal Decree of December 10, 1884 setting forth the Formalities to be Fulfilled when Filing Industrial Designs
May 19, 2006Industrial Designs (Electronic Filing) Administrative Instructions, No. 8 of 2006
May 5, 2006Industrial Designs (General Procedures) (Amendment) Administrative Instructions No. 6 of 2006
March 7, 2005Industrial Designs (General Procedures) Administrative Instructions, No. 3 of 2005
January 4, 2001Industrial Designs Regulations
May 31, 1989Executive Rules under the Uniform Benelux Designs Laws (of May 31, 1989)
April 28, 1989Administrative Regulations under the Uniform Benelux Designs Law (of April 28, 1989)
 Industrial Property Rules, 2001
May 1, 2009Executive Order of May 1, 2009 for Set-up of Industrial Design Registration System
February 21, 2008Regulation on Procedure and Enforcement of Industrial Property of the National Office of Intellectual Property (SENAPI)
May 17, 2005Supreme Decree No. 28152, of May 17, 2005; modifications, adjustments and additions to the Supreme Decree Nº27938 of December 20, 2004
December 20, 2004Supreme Decree No. 27938 of December 20, 2004; National Intellectual Property Service
February 25, 2011Regulations on the Professional Examination for Industrial Property Protection Representatives
December 29, 2010Decision on Special Procedural Charges for the Acquisition and Maintenance of Industrial Property Rights
December 21, 2010Regulation on the Procedure for the Grant of Industrial Designs
July 27, 2012Industrial Property Regulations, 2012 (S.I. 70 of 2012)
2010First Schedule Relating to Industrial Property Rights Application Forms & Second Schedule Relating to Fees
November 25, 2015Normative Instruction INPI No. 45 of November 25, 2015 (Establishment of Transitional Rules for the Examination Process of Applications for Registration of Industrial Designs, for a Period of Two Years, in accordance with Law No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996, on Industrial Property)
May 12, 2009Ordinance No. 101 of 12 May 2009 (INPI's Service Fees)
June 11, 2008Ordinance MDIC/GM No. 130 of June 11, 2008 (Approval of Internal Rules of the INPI)
March 14, 2001INPI Resolution No. 077/2001 (Amendment to Resolution No. 076/2000)
March 5, 1997INPI Normative Act No. 129/97 of March 5, 1997 (Industrial Design Registration Procedures)
March 5, 1997INPI Normative Act No. 130/97 (Patents Application Forms)
August 25, 2014Industrial Design (International Registration) Rules, 2014
November 27, 2000Regulation on Border Measures for Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
February 1, 2000Regulations on the Drafting, filing and Examination of Applications for the Registration of Industrial Designs
December 24, 2012Ministerial Order No. 540/2042 of December 24, 2012, on Procedures for Filing and Registration of Industrial Designs and Models
September 14, 2012Joint Order No. 540/750/1582 of September 14, 2012, on the Fees of Services Rendered in respect to Industrial Property
June 12, 2018Industrial Design Regulations (SOR/2018-120)
December 2, 1999Industrial Design Regulations (SOR/99-460) (consolidated version of May 25, 2015)
June 8, 2012Circular No. 001 of June 8, 2012, on the Regulation of the Registration of Industrial Designs
August 25, 2005Regulations under Law No. 19.039 on Industrial Property
March 12, 2014Decision of the State Intellectual Property Office Amending the Guidelines for Patent Examination (promulgated by order No. 68 of March 12, 2014, of the State Intellectual Property Office )
September 16, 2013Decision of September 16, 2013, of the State Intellectual Property Office of Amending the Guidelines for Patent Examination
August 26, 2010Provisions issued on August 26, 2010, by Administrative Order No. 57 of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) on Patent Electronic Application
February 1, 2010Guidelines of February 1, 2010, on Examination of Patents (promulgated by Order No. 55 of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) )
January 21, 2010The Transitional Measures of Implementing the amended Implementing Regulations of the Patent Law
December 22, 2006Patent Data Element Standards - Part 1: XML Processing on the Request for Reexamination with the Review Decision, the Interim Measures Invalid Request to Review the Decision and Judicial Decisions Documents (promulgated by Order No. 43 of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) of China)
September 17, 2004Regulation of November 1, 2004, on National Defense Patent (promulgated by Order No. 418 of the State Council and the Central Military Commission)
September 22, 2001Regulations on the Priority of the First Application Proposed in the Intellectual Property Department of the HKSAR (promulgated by Order No. 10 of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) of China)
May 28, 1995Order No. 7 of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) amending Provisions Concerning Implementation of Patent Cooperation Treaty in China
November 23, 1993Provisions of November 23, 1993, Concerning the Implementation of Patent Cooperation Treaty in China (issued by Order No. 5 of the Patent Office of the People’s Republic of China)
December 30, 2009Resolution No. 69699 of December 30, 2009 - By which the Official Taxes for Industrial Property are established and the Unique Circular letter of July 19, 2001 is modified
June 26, 1911Decree of June 26, 1911, on Designs and Models
February 12, 2014Executive Decree No. 38308-JP of February 12, 2014, on Amendments to Decree No. 15222-MIEM-J of December 12, 1983, approving Regulation of Law No. 6867 of April 25, 1983, on Patents, Industrial Designs and Utility Models
March 18, 2010Regulation No. 12 of March 18, 2010, for Hiring of External Examiners for the Patent Office of the Industrial Property Registry (approved by Agreement No. J135)
September 18, 2008Decree No. 34758-J-COMEX of September 18, 2008, on Amendments to Decree No. 15222-MIEM-J of December 12, 1983, approving Regulations to the Law on Patents, Industrial Designs and Utility Models
December 12, 1983Executive Decree No. 15222-MIEM-J of December 12 1983, on Approval of the Regulation of the Law No. 6867 of April 25, 1983, on Patents, Industrial Designs and Utility Models (as amended up to Executive Decree of February 12, 2014)
June 28, 2013Regulation on Professional Exams for Representatives in the Area of Industrial Property Rights (OG No. 84/2013)
August 2, 2007Regulation on Customs Measures Against Goods Infringing Intellectual Property Rights and Regulations on Amendments to the Regulation on Customs Measures Against Goods Infringing Intellectual Property Rights (OG No. 82/2007)
December 23, 2004Ordinance amending the Ordinance on Special Charges and Charges for Information Services Provided by the State Intellectual Property Office (OG No. 187/2004)
May 21, 2004Regulations on Industrial Designs and Regulations on Amendments and Supplements to the Regulations on Industrial Designs (OG Nos. 72/2004, 66/2011, 125/2013 and 43/2017)
September 6, 2000Regulation on Special Charges and Charges for Information Services Provided by the State Intellectual Property Office and Regulations Amending and Supplementing the Regulations on Special Charges and Charges for Information Services Provided by the State Intellectual Property Office (OG Nos. 109/2011 and 96/2013)
December 22, 1999Industrial Design Regulations
October 17, 2003Resolution No. 2416/2003 Giving Effect to Fees concerning the Formalities relating to Inventions and Industrial designs.
March 20, 2002Resolution No. 659/2002 (Regulation of Official Agents and Representatives of Industrial Property)
June 13, 1983Resolution No. 999/1983 Establishing Additional Provisions of Procedural Nature to Decree-Law No. 68
February 11, 2002Protection of Industrial Designs (Fees) Regulations 2002
1971Trade Marks (Amendment) Regulations 1971
December 21, 2001Decree of the Industrial Property Office of December 21, 2001, amending the Decree of the Federal Office for Inventions on the Procedure in Matters of Inventions and Industrial Designs
December 11, 1990Decree No. 550 of December 11, 1990 of the Federal Office for Inventions on the Procedure in Matters of Inventions and Industrial Designs
February 27, 2009Order on the Fees of the Danish Patent and Trademark Office
November 20, 2008Order on Application and Registration of Designs
November 17, 2008Order on the Entry into Force of Chapter 10 of the Danish Designs Act
September 21, 1960Ordinance on the Entry into Force in Groenland of certain Danish Laws on the Protection of Industrial Property Rights
May 25, 2011Decree No. 2011-079/ PR/MDCC of May 25, 2011, implementing Law No. 50/AN/09/6th L on the Protection of Industrial Property
August 15, 2008Industrial Designs (Commencement) Order, 2008 (SRO 29 of 2008)
August 8, 2006Resolution No. 60 of the Intellectual Property National Office
August 8, 2006Resolution No. 61 of the Intellectual Property National Office
November 9, 2005Resolution No.52 of the Industrial Property National Office
November 9, 2005Resolution No. 56 of the Intellectual Property National Office
August 11, 2000Decree No. 408-00 of August 11, 2000, on the Establishment of the Implementing Regulations of Law No. 20-00 on Industrial Property
January 25, 1999Regulations on the Law on Intellectual Property (as amended up to April 1, 2009)
July 8, 1997Regulations on the Common Industrial Property Regime promulgated by Decision No. 344
August 16, 2003Council of Ministers Resolution No. 1366 of 2003 issuing Implementing regulations for Law No. 82 of 2002 on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights Books One, Two and Four
September 28, 1994Regulation of the Law on the Promotion and Protection of Intellectual Property (Executive Decree No. 35 of September 28, 1994)
January 3, 2012Regulation No. 27 of the Minister of Justice of January 3, 2012, on Industrial Design (consolidated text of December 1, 2014)
July 30, 2007Regulation No. 66 of the Minister of Economic Affairs and Communications of July 30, 2007, on Industrial Designs (consolidated text of January 1, 2011)
June 10, 1998Government Regulation on Establishing the Industrial Design Register of June 10, 1998
May 15, 1998Regulation of the Minister of Economic Affairs on Confirming the Requirements of Industrial Design Registration Application of 15 May 1998
May 15, 1998Regulation of the Minister of Economic Affairs on Confirming the Statutes of the Industrial Design Gazette of 15 May 1998
May 15, 1998Regulation of the Minister of Economic Affairs on Establishing the Files of Industrial Design Examination of 15 May 1998
April 7, 1998Regulation of the Minister of Economic Affairs on Confirming the Form of Industrial Design Certificate of 7 April 1998
January 8, 1998Regulation No. 1 of the Minister of Economy Affairs of January 8, 1998, on the Establishment of Legislation Arising from the Industrial Design Protection Act (consolidated text of June 1, 2002)
December 10, 1996Inventions, Minor Inventions and Industrial Designs Regulations
December 12, 2012Regulation (EU) No. 1215/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2012 on Jurisdiction and the Recognition and Enforcement of Judgments in Civil and Commercial Matters
July 24, 2007Commission Regulation (EC) No. 2245/2002 of 21 October 2002 implementing Council Regulation (EC) No. 6/2002 on Community designs, as amended by Commission Regulation (EC) No. 876/2007 of 24 July 2007
July 24, 2007Commission Regulation (EC) No. 877/2007 of 24 July 2007 amending Regulation (EC) No. 2246/2002 concerning the fees payable to the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) following the accession of the European Community to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement concerning the international registration of industrial designs
December 16, 2002Commission Regulation (EC) No. 2246/2002 of 16 December 2002 on the fees payable to the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) in respect of the registration of Community designs
December 16, 2002Commission Regulation (EC) No. 2246/2002 of 16 December 2002 on the fees payable to the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) in respect of the registration of Community designs, as amended by Commission Regulation (EC) No. 877/2007 of 24 July 2007
February 5, 1996Commission Regulation (EC) No. 216/96 of 5 February 1996 laying down the rules of procedure of the Boards of Appeal of the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs)
December 22, 1995Decree amending section 8 of the Design Protection Decree, issued on 22 December 1995
April 2, 1971Decree No. 252 of April 2, 1971 on Registered Designs (as amended up to Decree No. 620 of July 18, 2002)
September 23, 2008Decree of September 23, 2008 laying down Procedures for Submission of Application for Withholding referred to Articles R. 335-1, R. 523-1 and R. 716-6 of the Intellectual Property Code
May 7, 2007Decree No. 2007-731 of May 7, 2007 on the persons qualified in industrial property and amending the code of intellectual property.
March 23, 2007Decree No. 2002-410 of March 23, 2007, publishing the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs (and its implementing regulation and two joints declaration), adopted in Geneva on July 2, 1999
March 1, 2007Decree No. 2007-280 of March 1, 2007 amending the Intellectual Property Code
December 30, 2005Decree No. 2005-1756 of December 30,2005 laying down the List and the Jurisdiction of Special Courts in Competition matters, Industrial property and Insolvency
February 25, 2004Decree No. 2004-199 of February 25, 2004 amending the Intellectual Property Code
February 18, 2002Decree No. 2002-215 of February 18, 2002 amending the Regulatory Part of the Code and Intellectual property relating to industrial Property agents, the Protection of Designs and CTM (Communitary trademark)
July 25, 2001Ordinance No. 2001-670 of July 25, 2001 transposing the European Directive into the intellectual property code and the Postal and Telecommunications Code
December 8, 1994Decree No. 94-1056 of December 8, 1994 amending Article R. 312-2 of the Code of Judicial Organization
September 27, 1994Decree No. 94-836 of September 27, 1994 concerning the Detention of Counterfeit Goods by the Customs Administration and Organization of the Simplified Filing Designs
October 2, 1975Decree No. 75-908 of October 2, 1975, publishing the Complementary Act of Stockholm of July 14, 1967 to The Hague Agreement Concerning the International Deposit of Industrial Designs of November 6, 1925, revised in London on June 2, 1934 and in The Hague on November 28, 1960 and amended by the Additional Act of Monaco of November 18, 1961
September 22, 1975Decree No. 75-890 of September 22, 1975, publishing the Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs (and one Annex and one Resolution), signed in Locarno on October 8, 1968
August 6, 1975Decree No. 75-162 of August 6, 1975, publishing the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property, of the Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks, of the Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International Registration, of the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks, revised in Stockholm on July 14, 1967 and the Additional Act of Stockholm to the Madrid Agreement for the Repression of False or Deceptive Indications of Source on Goods, signed in Stockholm on July 14, 1967
2010Industrial Property Regulations 2010
 Resolution of the Government of Georgia No. 262 of August 25, 2010, on Approval of the Instruction on Design Registration
July 3, 2010Resolution No. 182 of July 3, 2010 of the Government of Georgia, on Approval of Fees for the Service Related with Patenting, Registration and Deposition of Intellectual Property Subject-Matters (as last amended on September 7, 2011)
January 2, 2014Regulation of January 2, 2014 for Further Modernization of the Design Act and Introduction of the Invalidity Procedure in Design Matters
January 2, 2014Regulation on the Implementation of the Design Act (as amended up to Act of May 12, 2017)
November 1, 2013Ordinance on Electronic Legal Transactions with the German Patent and Trademark Office and on Amendments to Other Regulations for the German Patent and Trademark Office
November 1, 2013Regulation on Electronic Legal Transactions with the German Patent and Trademark Office (as amended by Regulation of April 4, 2016)
April 9, 2009Notice in respect of the Patent Centres Authorised to Receive Applications for Patents, Utility Models, Trade Marks and Designs (published on April 9, 2009 by the the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 815)
July 14, 2006Order on the Administrative Costs of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office (as amended up to Act of August 31, 2015)
April 1, 2004Regulation on the German Patent and Trademark Office (as amended up to Ordinance of April 4, 2016)
February 22, 2001Notice of Patent Information Centers Authorized to Accept Patent and Utility Model Applications (published on of February 22, 2001 by the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 341)
September 27, 2000Notice of Patent Information Centers Authorized to Accept Patent and Utility Model Applications (published on September 27, 2000 by the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 1416)
November 5, 1999Notice of Patent Information Centers Authorized to Accept Patent and Utility Model Applications (published on November 5, 1999 by the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 2193)
April 6, 1999Notice of Patent Information Centers Authorized to Accept Patent and Utility Model Applications (published on April 6, 1999 by the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 648)
October 15, 1991Regulation Concerning the Payment of Fees to the German Patent Office and the Federal Patent Court (as amended on October 31, 1998)
December 4, 2012Ministerial Decision No. 12625/1/2014 on Electronic Distribution of Documents to and from the Industrial Property Organization (OBI) and Electronic Filing of Industrial Design or Model Registration
September 19, 1997Presidential Decree No. 259/1997 Implementing Provisions of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Deposit of Industrial Designs as ratified with law No. 2417/1996 and Provisions Concerning the National Title of Protection
March 18, 2002Government Decision No. 89-2002, Regulations under the Industrial Property Law
1937Designs Regulations (Reg. 14/9/1947)
January 24, 2017Registered Designs Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule) Regulation 2017
April 14, 2015Registered Designs Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule) Regulation 2015
May 13, 2014Registered Designs Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule) Regulation 2014
April 23, 2013Registered Designs Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule) Regulation 2013
December 8, 2009Registered Designs Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule) Regulation 2009
November 22, 2005Registered Designs Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule) Regulation 2005
May 7, 2004Registered Designs (Amendment) Rules 2004
June 27, 1997Registered Designs Rules (Chapter 522A)
June 26, 2007Government Decree No. 147 of 2007 (VI. 26.) Korm. on the Detailed Rules Concerning Electronic Filing of Certain Documents in Industrial Property Procedures (consolidated text of Januray 1, 2017)
April 12, 2005Decree No. 19 of 2005 (IV. 12.) of the Minister of Economy and Transport (GKM) on the Fees for Administrative Services in Industrial Property Procedures before the Hungarian Patent Office (consolidated text as of January 1, 2011)
March 26, 2005Decree No. 17/2005 (III. 26.) GKM on Hungarian Design Award (consolidated text of January 1, 2011)
April 28, 2004Decree No. 18 of 2004 (IV. 28.) of Minister of Justice (IM) on the Detailed Formal Requirements of the Application for Utility Model Protection
April 28, 2004Decree No. 71-2004 (IV.28.) of the Minister of Economy and Transport (GKM) on the Administration Service Fees in the Industrial Property Procedures before the Hungarian Patent Office
December 21, 2001Government Decree No. 266 of 2001 (XII. 21.) Korm. on the Hungarian Design Council (consolidated text as of January 1, 2011)
November 29, 2001Decree No. 19/2001 (XI.29) of Minister of Justice (IM) on the Detailed Formal Requirements of Applications for Design Protection (consolidated text of July 15, 2016)
March 24, 1979Order No. I of 1979. (III. 24.) of the Minister of Justice on Court Proceedings in Industrial Design Protection Cases
1978Decree-Law No. 28 of 1978 of the Presidium of the Hungarian People's Republic on the Protection of Industrial Designs
December 29, 1969Decree No. 9 of 1969. (XII.29.) MM Implementing Act No. III of 1969 on Copyright (as amended by Decree No. 24/1994. (XII.28.) MKM)
September 20, 2016Regulation No. 818/2016 on Fees for Patents, Trademarks, Designs, etc.
December 6, 2001Regulation of Fees for Patents, Trademarks, Designs, etc.
September 25, 2001Regulation on registration of designs, No. 706/2001, as subsequently amended, cf. Reg. No. 531/2004 (in effect as of 30 June 2004)
May 31, 1996Regulation amending the Regulation on registration of a design, No. 178/1994
March 25, 1994Regulation on registration of a design
June 17, 2008Designs (Amendment) Rules, 2008
May 11, 2001The Designs Rules, 2001
January 4, 2005Government Regulation No. 1 of 2005 regarding the Implementation of Law No. 31 of 2000 regarding Industrial Design. State Gazette of 2005, No. 1.
January 21, 2009Executive Regulation of Patent, Industrial Designs and Trademarks Registration Law
August 12, 1996Criteria on Registration of Companies, and Industrial and Intellectual Property Rights
January 29, 2001Regulation No. 3 of 2001 on the classification of Patents and Industrial Designs
September 24, 1990Instructions No. 1 of 1990 implementing Law No. 65 of 1970 on Patents, Industrial Designs
July 4, 1970System No. 21 of 1970 on Patents and Industrial Designs
August 31, 2012Patents, Trade Marks and Designs (Fees) (Amendment) (No. 2) Rules 2012 (S.I. No. 335/2012)
January 30, 2012Industrial Designs (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (S.I. No. 31/2012)
January 30, 2012Patents, Trade Marks and Designs (Fees) (Amendment) Rules 2012 (S.I. No. 30/2012)
August 11, 2010Industrial Designs (Amendment) Regulations 2010 (S.I. No. 396/2010)
April 19, 2010District Court (Intellectual Property) Rules 2010 (S.I. No. 421/2010)
September 5, 2007Industrial Designs (Amendment) Regulations 2007
September 5, 2007European Communities (Provision of Service concerning Trade marks and Industrial Designs) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 622/2007)
December 14, 2006European Communities (Enforcement of Community Judgements on Trade Marks and Designs) Regulations 2006 (S.I. No. 646 of 2006)
September 29, 2004Industrial Designs (Amendment) Regulations 2004 (S.I. No. 574/2004)
January 29, 2003European Communities (Community Designs) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 27 of 2003)
June 5, 2002Industrial Designs Act, 2001 (Commencement) Order, 2002
October 30, 2001Patents, Trade Marks and Designs (Fees) Rules, 2001 (S.I. No. 482/2001)
January 30, 1996Designs and Trade Marks (International Arrangements) (Amendment) Order, 1996
December 18, 1987Industrial Property Rules, 1927 (Amendment) Rules, 1987
December 30, 1980Industrial Property (Amendment) (No. 2) Rules 1980
December 20, 1976Patents, Designs and Trade Marks (International Arrangements) (Amendment) Order, 1976
December 20, 1976Industrial and Commercial Property (Protection) Act, 1927 (Section 152) (Declaration) Order, 1976
October 6, 1969Industrial Property (Amendment) Rules, 1969
February 6, 1968Patents, Designs and Trade Marks (International Arrangements) (Amendment) Order (S.I. No. 32 of 1968)
February 15, 1966Patents, Designs and Trade Marks (International Arrangements) (Amendment) Order, 1966
February 13, 1959Patents, Designs and Trade Marks (International Arrangements) Order, 1959
July 27, 1927Industrial and Commercial Property (Protection) Act, 1927 (Commencement) Order, 1927 (No. 60 of 1927)
 Patents and Designs Ordinance 1926 (as amended up to June 16, 2008)
July 7, 1952Patents and Designs Regulations (Procedures before the Appeal Committee), 5712−1952, as consolidated 2014
January 31, 1935Design Regulations (International Convention), 1935
January 30, 1925Design Rules, 1925 (consolidated version of 2014)
January 13, 2010Decree No. 33 of January 13, 2010 (Regulations for Implementation of the Industrial Property Code)
October 24, 2008Ministerial Decree of October 24, 2008 Electronic Filing of the Demands Related to the Patent Applications for Industrial Inventions & Utility Models, to the Applications of Registration of the Industrial Designs & Trademarks As Well As to the Titles of Ownership Industrial Granted
October 3, 2007Decree of October 3, 2007 assigning the European Patent Office (EPO) to Carry Out a Search of the Prior Art
April 2, 2007Ministerial Decree of April 2, 2007 Determination of Rights on Patents & Models, in Accordance with Paragraph 851, Article 1 of Law No. 296 of December 27, 2006
April 10, 2006Ministerial Decree of April 10, 2006 on Electronic Filing of the Patents Applications for Inventions and Utility Models, and for the Registration of the Industrial Designs and Trademarks
May 9, 0200Ministerial Decree No. 171 of May 9, 2003 Regulation for the New Forms for the Presentation & Verbalization of Patent Applications for Industrial Inventions, Utility models, Designs & National Trademarks
 The Designs Rules
March 26, 2007Cabinet Ordinance Regarding Transitional Measures Accompanying Enforcement of Revised Trademark and Design Law
June 13, 1990Law Concerning the Special Provisions to the Procedures Relating to an Industrial Property Right (Act No. 30 of June 13, 1990, as last amended by Act No. 16 of April 18, 2008)
March 30, 1960Ordinance Enforcement of the Design Registration Order (Ordinance of MITI No. 35 of March 30, 1960, as last amended by Ordinance of METI No. 41 of July 1, 2010)
March 8, 1960Enforcement Ordinance of the Design Act (Ordinance of MITI No. 12 of March 8, 1960, as last amended by Ordinance of METI No. 5 of January 30, 2009)
March 8, 1960Enforcement Ordinance of the Design Act (Ordinance of the MITI No. 12 of March 8, 1960, as amended up to Ordinance of the METI No. 36 of March 25, 2016)
April 13, 1959Enforcement Law of the Design Act (Act No. 126 of April 13, 1959)
September 10, 2002Regulation No. 93 of 2002 on the Protection of Layout-Designs of Integrated Circuits
April 16, 2002Regulation No. 52 of 2002 on Industrial Designs and Models
April 30, 2015Order of the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 251 of April 30, 2015, on Approval of State Service Standards in the field of Industrial Property (as amended by Order of the Minister of Justice No. 613 of December 7, 2015)
February 24, 2012Order of the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 91 of February 24, 2012, on Approval of the Rules on Preparation and Consideration of Application for Industrial Design, Inclusion of Data into the State Register of Industrial Designs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and Issue of Protection Document (as amended up to Order of the Minister of Justice No. 362 of June 30, 2015)
February 24, 2012Order of the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 89 of February 24, 2012, on Approval of the Rules on Drafting and Examination of Applications for Certain Types of Industrial Property Rights, Recording of Registration Information in the State Registers of Industrial Property of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and Issuance of Title of Protection; and on Amendments to the Order of Acting Minister of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 136 of 23 April 2010, on Certain Issues of Legal Protection of Industrial Property (as amended up to Order of the Minister of Justice No. 364 of June 30, 2015)
April 23, 2010Order of Acting Minister of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 136 of 23 April 2010, on Certain Issues of Legal Protection of Industrial Property (as amended up to Order of the Minister of Justice No. 363 of June 30, 2015)
August 11, 1994Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 896 of August 11, 1994, on Approval Regulation on Service Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs created in the Republic of Kazakhstan (as amended by Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 987 of August 9, 1996)
November 11, 1992Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 949 of November 11, 1992, on Approval of Protection Documents of the Republic of Kazakhstan for Inventions, Industrial Designs, Trademarks and Service Marks Protected by Protection Documents of the USSR (as amended up to Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 1031 of August 20, 1996)
April 12, 2002Industrial Property Regulations, 2002 (Revised Edition 2016)
October 3, 2016Regulation on Fees for Registration of Patent Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Selection Achievements, Trademarks and Service Marks, Fees for Registration and Granting the Right for Use of Appellations of Origin, and Fees for Registration of Patent Attorneys (approved by the Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 523 of October 3, 2016)
October 27, 2015Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 753 of October 27, 2015, on Amendments to Certain Decisions of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic
April 1, 2013Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 163 of April 1, 2013, on Amendments to Certain Decisions of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in the field of Intellectual Property
October 27, 2011Decision No. 685 of October 27, 2011, on Approval of the Rules on Drafting, Filing and Examination of Applications for the Grant of Patents for Inventions, for Industrial Designs, for Utility Models, and for the Registration of Trademarks and Service Marks
October 27, 2011Rules on Drafting, Filing and Examination of Applications for the Patents for Industrial Designs (approved by Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 685 of October 27, 2011)
January 5, 2011Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 7 of January 5, 2011, on Approval of the Rules on the Extension of Patent Term for Pharmaceutical Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (as amended by Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 652 of September 21, 2015)
September 12, 2005Decision No. 424 of the Government of Kyrgyz of September 12, 2005 on Amendments to the Regulation on Duties for Patenting Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Registering Trademarks, Service Marks, Appellations of Origin, Providing Right to Use Appellations of Origin (approved by Resolution No. 346 of the Government of Kyrgyz Republic of June 12, 1998)
September 2, 2004Decision No. 647 of the Government of Kyrgyz Republic on Alterations and Additions to the Regulation on Duties for Patenting Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Registering Trademarks, Service Marks, Appellations of Origin, Providing Right to Use Appellations of Origin (approved by Resolution No. 346 of the Government of Kyrgyz Republic of June 12, 1998)
March 27, 2003Rules on Drafting, Filing and Examination of Applications for the Grant of Patents for Industrial Designs (approved by the Decision No. 4 of March 27, 2003 of the State Agency of Science and Intellectual Property under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic-Kyrgyzpatent)
December 24, 1998Rules on Conditions and Procedures for the Granting of Compulsory Licenses for the Use of Industrial Property Rights (approved by Decision No. 862 of December 24, 1998, and amended up to the Decision No. 753 of October 27, 2015, of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic)
June 12, 1998Regulation on Duties for Patenting Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Registering Trademarks, Service Marks, Appellations of Origin, Providing Right to Use Appellations of Origin (approved by Resolution No. 346 of the Government of Kyrgyz Republic of June 12, 1998)
April 28, 1998Regulation on the State Register of Objects of Intellectual Property of the Kyrgyz Republic, of 28 April 1998
February 18, 2003Regulation No. 22/STEA-PMO on the Implementation of Decree on Patent, Petty Patent and Industrial Designs
December 15, 2015Regulations of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 723 of December 15, 2015, on the Schedule of Fees of the Patent Office
December 15, 2015Regulations of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 732 of December 15, 2015, on the Schedule of Fees of the Industrial Property Board of Appeal
September 13, 2005Regulations of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 702 of September 13, 2005, on the Registration Certificate of Design
June 28, 2005Regulations No. 472 of the Cabinet of Ministers, June 28, 2005, on State Fees for Legal Protection of Industrial Designs (as amended on January 1, 2014)
March 23, 1942Resolution No. 177 of 1942 on The increase of duties and fees to the Bureau of Protection of Commercial and Industrial Property provided for in resolution No. 170. Issued on December 6, 1937
July 19, 1939Resolution No. 152/LR of 1939 on The application of the Paris convention for the protection of industrial property and the Madrid Agreement for the repression of false or deception indications of source on goods in Syria and Lebanon.
December 6, 1937Resolution No. 170 of 1937 on the Determination of tariff of fees, tolls and revenues of the bureau of protection of commercial industrial properties.
June 5, 1989Industrial Property Regulations 1989
October 29, 2002Regulation on Design Protection (Design Regulation)
October 29, 2002Regulation on the Collection of Fees under the Design Law
October 25, 1995Ordinance on the Fees of Swiss Federal Intellectual Property Institute (IFPI)
August 29, 2009Order No 3R-51 of August 29, 2009 on the Approval of Form of Documents issued by the State Patent Bureau
August 18, 2009Order No. 3R-50 of August 18, 2009 amending Order No 3R-132 of December 1, 2005 of the Director of the State Patent Bureau on the Approval of Rules Concerning Examination of Oppositions and Appeals
September 25, 2008Regulation No. 3R-72 of September 25, 2008, on the implementation of the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement for the International Registration of Industrial Designs
September 1, 1995Order No. 27 of the State Patent Bureau Regarding Registration of Industrial Design, adopted on 1 September 1995
March 7, 2005Dispatch No. 57/2005 of the Chief Executive of March 14, 2005, on Fees specified in the Industrial Property Code
December 2, 1992Decree No. 92-993 of December 2, 1992, implementing Ordinance No. 89-019 of July 31, 1989, establishing Arrangements for the Protection of Industrial Property in Madagascar (as amended by Decree No. 95-057 of January 17, 1995)
 Registered Designs (Tribunal) Rules
1958Registered Designs Regulations
1957Trade Marks Regulations
June 12, 2013Industrial Designs (Amendment) Regulations 2013
January 26, 2012Industrial Designs (Amendment) Regulations 2012
July 14, 1999Industrial Designs Regulations 1999
May 18, 1987Decree Implementing the Law on the Protection of Industrial Property No. 87-18/AN-RM of March 9, 1987 (No. 130/PG-RM of May 18, 1987)
March 30, 2004Patents, Industrial Designs and Trademark Regulations 2004
December 16, 2016Decree Amending, Adding and Repealing Various Provisions of the Regulation on the Industrial Property Law (published in the Official Journal of the Federation on December 16, 2016)
August 9, 2004Agreement establishing Rules and Criteria for the Resolution of various Procedures before the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property
December 13, 1999Agreement to delegate Authority to the Deputy Directors General, Divisional Directors, Heads of Regional Offices, Divisional Vice Directors, Departmental Coordinators and other Subordinates of the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property
March 25, 1999Agreement providing Information on Working Hours for the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property
January 30, 1957Ordinance No. 1.477 of 30 January 1957 on Procedures for Implementing the Provisions of Law No. 607 of 20 June 1955 amended by Law No. 623 of 5 November 1956 Designs
July 7, 2016Decree on the Customs Authority Treatment of Goods under Reasonable Suspicion of Infringing Intellectual Property Rights (Official Gazette of Montenegro, No. 48/2016)
November 30, 2015Regulation on the Professional Examination for Representatives of Patents, Trademarks and Designs (Official Gazette of Montenegro, No. 67/2015)
December 22, 2011Regulation No. 0901-2756/2 of December 22, 2011, on the Procedure for Recognition, Changes and Renewal of the Validity of Industrial Design
September 20, 2007Regulation of September 20, 2007, on the Implementation of Intellectual Property Rights (as amended on October 30, 2008)
May 15, 2017Ministerial Order No. 39/2017 of May 15, 2017, approving the Table of Fees of the Industrial Property Institute
June 1, 2018Industrial Property Regulations (Regulations No. 114 of 2018)
2003Competition Rules, 2003
July 23, 2012Patents, Designs, and Trade Marks Convention Order 2012
March 28, 2011Designs Amendment Regulations 2011
November 6, 2000Layout Designs (Eligible Countries) Order 2000
May 31, 1999Designs Amendment Regulations 1999
July 27, 1987Designs Regulations 1954, Amendment No. 10
March 24, 1975Designs Regulations 1954, Amendment No. 2
December 15, 1954Designs Regulations 1954 (reprint as at 19 April 2011)
March 9, 2006Amendment of Decree No. 88-2001, Regulations to the Law on Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (Decree No. 16-2006)
September 12, 2001Regulations of the Law on Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (Decree No. 88-2001)
2000Federal High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules 2009
November 27, 1972Patents and Designs (Additional Transitional and Saving Provisions) Order of 1972
November 10, 1971Designs Rules 1971
March 26, 2014Regulations No. 333 of March 26, 2014, relating to Payments, etc. to the Norwegian Industrial Property Office and the Board of Appeal for Industrial Property Rights (consolidated version, status as at July 1, 2015)
April 4, 2003Designs Regulations (Regulations No. 418 of April 4, 2003, to the Designs Act) (consolidated version of 2014)
December 2, 2008Regulation No. 105/2008 under the Law on Industrial Property Rights & their Enforcement for the Sultanate of Oman
March 20, 2001Executive Decree No. 12 of March 20, 2001 regulating Law No. 20 of June 26, 2000 on the Special Intellectual Property Regime governing the Collective Rights of Indigenous Peoples for the Protection and Defense of their Cultural Identity and their Traditional Knowledge, and enacting other provisions
February 17, 1998Executive Decree No. 7 of February 17, 1998, regulating Law No. 35 of May 10, 1996 on Industrial Property
November 26, 1996Executive Decree No. 123 of November 26, 1996, regulating Articles 176 and 177 of Law No. 35 of May 10, 1996 and Other Provisions
May 20, 2002Patents and Industrial Designs Regulations No. 5 of 2002
 Decree No. 460/2013 Regulating the Law creating the National Directorate of Intellectual Property (DINAPI)
January 5, 1982Decree No. 30.007/1982 regulating Law No. 868/1981 of Industrial Models and Designs
June 27, 2008Resolution approving the Complementary Provisions to Decision 486 of the Andean Community Commission establishing the Common Regime on Industrial Property (Legislative Decree No. 1075 of June 27, 2008)
 The 2005 Implementing Rules & Regulations of R.A. No. 7459, otherwise known as the Inventors & Invention Incentives Act of the Philippines
 Office Order No. 197, Series of 2010, Mechanics for IPO-Mediation and Settlement Period
May 20, 2014BOP Memorandum-Circular No. 14-004, Series 2014, of May 20, 2014, on the Deferred Publication of Industrial Design Application
June 20, 2013Office Order No. 13-155, Series of 2013, Payment of Filing for IPR-Related Complaints and Defrayment of Costs and Incidental Expenses Relative to IPOPHL’s Enforcement Functions
September 6, 2012Office Order No.206, Series of 2012, Deployment of the Industrial Property Automation System (IPAS) for Inventions
September 6, 2012Office Order No. 204, Series of 2012, Implementing the Community Review (CR) Process For Patents, Utility Models & Industrial Design Applications
September 3, 2012Office Order No. 207, Series of 2012, Implementation Guidelines: Industrial Property Automation System (IPAS) for Utility Models and Industrial Designs (UMID) and Inventions
December 9, 2011Office Order No. 208, Series of 2011, Restructuring the Arbitration and Mediation Services of the IPOPHIL
October 18, 2011Rules of Procedure for Intellectual Property Rights Cases
June 29, 2011Office Order No. 99, Series of 2012, Amendments to the Rules and Regulations on Inter Partes Proceedings
April 20, 2011Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations for Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
April 5, 2011Office Order No. 61, Series of 2011, Rules of Procedure for IPOPHL Arbitration Proceedings
October 5, 2010Office Order No. 154, Series of 2010, Rules of Procedure for IPO Mediation Proceedings
August 18, 2010Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 10055 (Joint Administrative Order No. 02-2010)
December 23, 2004Office Order No. 139, Series of 2004, Restoration of Cancelled Trademark Registrations
February 8, 2002Office Order No. 12, Series of 2002, Intellectual Property Office Uniform Rules on Appeal
January 22, 2002Rule on Search and Seizure in Civil Actions for Infringement of Intellectual Property Rights
May 12, 2000Intellectual Property Office Order No. 09 (2000), Amendments to the Rules and Regulations on Utility Models and Industrial Designs of May 12, 2000
2000Department Administrative Order No. 01, Series of 2000, Further Amending Ministry Order No. 69, Series of 1983, as amended, to include Republic Act No. 8293 (Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines) in the Enumeration of Trade and Industry Laws therein, and for other Purposes
December 29, 1998Rules and Regulations on Inventions
December 29, 1998Rules and Regulations on Inventions (as amended by Office Order No. 121, Series of 2008)
December 2, 1998Utility Model and Design Regulations (as amended by Office Order No. 09 of 2000)
October 2, 1998Regulations on Interpartes Proceedings
January 23, 2015Regulation of the Prime Minister of January 23, 2015, amending the Regulation on Filing and Processing Industrial Design Applications
May 15, 2008Prime Ministerial Decree of May 15, 2008 on filling in an electronic form of applications for the protection of inventions, medicinal products and plant protection products, utility models, industrial designs, trademarks, geographical indications and topographies of integrated circuits, and on carrying out correspondence in an electronic form
June 13, 2005Regulation of the Prime Minister of January 30, 2002 on filing and processing industrial design applications (as amended on 13 June 2005)
August 29, 2001Ordinance of Council of Ministers of August 29, 2001, on Charges relating to the Protection of Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Geographical Indications and Topographies of Integrated Circuits
June 11, 2003Order No. 13105/2003 (Protection of the Designs of the Textiles and Clothing)
February 20, 2014Enforcement Rule of the Decree on the Registration of Patent Right, etc. (Ordinance No. 221, December 2, 2011, of the Ministry of Knowledge Economy, as amended up to Ordinance No. 47, January 29, 2014, of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy)
December 2, 2011Decree on the Registration of Patent Rights, etc. (Presidential Decree No. 23344 of December 2, 2011, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 25122 of January 28, 2014)
August 3, 1981Regulations on Payment of Patent Fees and Other Fees Related to Utility Models, Industrial Designs and Trademarks (Ordinance No. 634 of August 3, 1981, of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, as amended up to Ordinance No. 51, February 21, 2014, of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy)
April 1, 1981Enforcement Decree of the Monopoly Regulation and Fair Trade Act (Presidential Decree No. 10267 of April 1, 1981, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 24697 of August 27, 2013)
December 14, 1972Regulations Concerning the Disposal, Management and Compensation, etc. for the Public Officials' Inventions (Presidential Decree No. 6397 of December 14, 1972, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 24439 of March 23, 2013)
October 19, 1962Design Regulations (Ordinance No. 101 of October 19, 1962, of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, as amended up to Ordinance No. 47 of January 29, 2014 of the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy)
October 19, 1962Design Regulations (Ordinance No. 101 of October 19, 1962, of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, as amended up to Ordinance No. 58 of April 21, 2014 of the Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy)
March 22, 1962Enforcement Decree of the Industrial Design Protection Act (Presidential Decree No. 561 of March 22, 1962, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 25120 of January 28, 2014)
March 27, 1950Enforcement Decree of the Customs Act (Presidential Decree No. 295 of March 27, 1950, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 24373 of February 15, 2013)
August 5, 1949Enforcement Decree of the Income Tax Act (Presidential Decree No. 155 of August 5, 1949, as amended up to Presidential Decree No. 24574 of June 11, 2013)
July 18, 2011Government Decision No. 541 of July 18, 2011, on the Approval of the Authorized Representatives in Intellectual Property (as amended by Government Decision No. 1157 of October 10, 2016, on the Approval of Amendments and Additions to Some Other Government Decisions)
June 2, 2009Regulation on the Access to Information Held by AGEPI, No. 63 of June 2, 2009
December 29, 2008Government Decision No. 1496 of December 29, 2008, on the Approval of Regulation on the Procedure of Filing, Examination and Registration of Industrial Designs (as amended by Government Decision No. 548 of July 26, 2012, on the Approval of Amendments and Additions to Certain Regulations of the Government of the Republic of Moldova)
December 13, 2004Government Decision on approval of the Statute and the structure of the State Agency for Intellectual Property, No. 1378 of December 13, 2004
December 2, 2003Government Decision No. 1425 of December 2, 2003, on the Manner and Conditions for Authorization to Use the Official or the Historical Name of the State as a Trademark of a Product and/or Services, and as an Industrial Design or Model
May 4, 2002Regulation No. 73 of May 4, 2002, on the Amendment of Data on the Registration Application Materials and in the National Registers of Industrial Property Objects and the Registration of Assigment Contracts of Industrial Property Rights of such Objects.
February 27, 2008Regulation for Implementing the Design Law No. 129/1992
September 23, 2017Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 1151 of September 23, 2017, on Amendments to the Regulation on Patent Fees and Other Fees for Legally Significant Actions related to Patents for Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs, State Registration of Trademarks and Service Marks, State Registration and Grant of Exclusive Rights to the Appellation of Origin of Goods, and State Registration of License, Assignment and Pledge Agreements of Intellectual Property Rights, as well as Transfer of Such Rights without Agreement
March 22, 2016Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 227 of March 22, 2016, on Amendments to Decision of the Government No. 941 of December 10, 2008
November 3, 2015Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 811 of November 3, 2015, on Approval of the Administrative Regulation Governing the Exercise of the State Functions of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property on the Changes in the State Registers of the Russian Federation of Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs and Patents
November 3, 2015Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 812 of November 3, 2015, on Approval of the Administrative Regulation Governing the Exercise of the State Functions of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property on the Restoration of Patents for Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
September 30, 2015Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 696 of September 30, 2015, on Approval of the Administrative Regulation Governing the Exercise of the State Functions of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property for the Registration of an Industrial Design and the Grant of a Patent for an Industrial Design
September 30, 2015Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 707 of September 30, 2015, on Approval of the Administrative Regulation Governing the Exercise of the State Functions of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property on the Registration of Non-Contractual Transfer of Exclusive Rights on Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Service Marks, Appellations of Origin, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Computer Programs or Databases
September 30, 2015Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 695 of September 30, 2015, on Approval of the Rules for Drafting, Filing and Examination of the Forms and Documents for the Registration of Industrial Designs, the Requirements for the Application Documents for the Grant of Industrial Design Patents, the Information on the Grant Thereof Published in the Official Bulletin of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property, the Form and Content of a Certificate for Industrial Design Patents
September 28, 2015Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 692 of September 28, 2015, approving the Administrative Regulation of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property of the State Service on the Extension of Term of the Exclusive Right to Inventions and of the Patent Certifying this Right
August 28, 2015Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 615 of August 28, 2015, on Approval of the Administrative Regulation Governing the Exercise of the State Functions of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property on the Examination of Application Documents for Patents for Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs and the Copies Thereof
August 27, 2015Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 603 of August 27, 2015, on Approval of the Administrative Regulation Governing the Exercise of the State Functions of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property for the Early Termination of Patents for Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, and the Legal Protection of Trademarks, Service Marks and Certificates of Exclusive Rights to Appellations of Origin Upon Request of the Right Holders
December 8, 2011Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 1024 of December 8, 2011, on Amendments to Decision of the Government No. 342 of April 22, 2009
September 15, 2011Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 781 of September 15, 2011, on Amendments to the Regulation on Patent Fees and Other Fees related to Patents for Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, State Registration of Trademarks and Service Marks, State Registration and the Grant of Exclusive Rights to the Appellations of Origin of Goods, as well as State Registration of the Agreements on the Use of Intellectual Property Rights and the Transfer of Such Rights (as amended by Decision of the Government No. 1151 of September 23, 2017)
April 22, 2009Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 342 of April 22, 2009, on Certain Questions of Securing the Exclusive Rights to the Results of Scientific and Technical Activities (as amended by Decision No. 1024 of December 8, 2011)
December 10, 2008Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 941 of December 10, 2008, on Approval of the Regulation on Patent Fees and Other Fees for Legally Significant Actions related to Patents for Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, State Registration of Trademarks and Service Marks, State Registration and Grant of Exclusive Rights to the Appellations of Origin of Goods, and State Registration of License, Assignment and Pledge Agreements of Intellectual Property Rights, as well as Transfer of Such Rights without Agreement (as amended up to Decision of the Government No. 1151 of September 23, 2017)
November 17, 2005Decision of the Government of the Russian Federation No. 685 of November 17, 2005, on Approval of the Regulation on the Use of Rights to the Results of Scientific and Technical Activity (as amended by the Decision No. 342 of April 22, 2009)
April 22, 2003Order of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent) No. 56 of April 22, 2003, on the Rules for Filing Oppositions against Applications and the Examination Thereof by the Chamber for Patent Disputes (as amended up to Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation No. 720 of November 29, 2013)
May 11, 1994Order No. 18 of May 11, 1994 of the Committee of the Russian Federation for Patents and Trademarks, on Approval of the Explanatory Note 1 Concerning the Procedure for the Payment of Remunerations to Right Holders of Inventions and Industrial Designs for Use by Means of the Sale of Licences Abroad (registered under No. 573 of May 20, 1994 by the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation)
August 20, 2010Ministerial Order No. 01/10/MINISPOC of 20/08/2010 determining the content of the application for suspension of procedures of clearing goods suspected to have been pirated
May 18, 1967Ministerial Decree No. 4/10/67. Measures implementing the Law on Industrial Designs
June 10, 2003Industrial Designs Regulations 2003
July 8, 2009Industrial Designs Regulations, 2009
July 2, 2007Regulation No. 5 of 2 July 2007 - Regulation on the Practice of the Profession of Industrial Property Attorney
June 29, 1999Decree No. 74 of 29 June 1999 - Regulation Implementing the Framework Law on Trademarks and Patents No. 64 of 24 June 1997
September 18, 2003Regulation on Industrial Property (Decree No. 6/2004 of June 30, 2004)
November 20, 2015Implementing Regulations of the Law of Patents, Layout-Designs of Integrated Circuits, Plant Varieties, and Industrial Designs
March 27, 2006E-Government Implementing Regulations
June 25, 2010Regulation on the Contents of the Industrial Design Applications and the Register of Industrial Designs, the Contents of the Requests Filed in the Procedure for the Grant and Protection of Industrial Designs and Data Published in the Official Journal of the Competent Authority (Official Gazette of the Republic of Serbia No. 43/2010)
June 17, 2010Regulation on Applications and Register of Industrial Designs
October 20, 2014Industrial Property (Industrial Design) Regulations, 2014
May 30, 2014Customs Management Regulations, 2014
November 10, 2014Registered Designs (Amendment) Rules 2014
March 30, 2005Registered Designs (International Registration) Rules 2005
May 1, 2001Registered Designs (Composition of Offenses) Regulations (Revised Edition 2002)
November 13, 2000Registered Designs Rules (Revised Edition 2002)
November 13, 2000Registered Designs Rules (Revised Edition 2002, as amended up to the Registered Designs (Amendment) Rules 2014)
October 30, 2002Decree No. 629/2002 Z.Z implementing Act No. 444/2002 Z.z. on Designs
 Decree on the Fees of the Slovenian Intellectual Property Office
 Rules on the registers of applications and industrial property rights and on the certificate of the priority right (Official Gazette RS, No 102/2001)
 Rules on passing the qualifying examination and entry into the register of agents kept by the Slovenian Intellectual Property Office (Official Gazette RS, No 111/2001)
 Order on the tariff of information services (Official Gazette RS, No 71/2006)
 Decree implementing Council Regulation (EC) on Community designs and Council Regulation (EC) on Community trademarks (Official Gazette RS, No 4/2007)
 Decree implementing Council Regulation (EC) on Community designs and Council Regulation (EC) on Community trademarks (Official Gazette RS, No 4/2007)
December 10, 2001Rules on the contents of industrial design applications (Official Gazette RS, No 102/2001, No 112/2004)
December 1, 2006Designs Regulations 1999
March 31, 2006Royal Decree No. 1270/2006 of March 31, 2006, amending the Royal Decree No. 1270/1997 of July 24, 1997, establishing the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office
September 27, 2004Regulation for the Implementation of Law No. 20/2003 on Legal Protection of Industrial Designs (approved by Royal Decree No. 1937/2004 of September 27, 2004, and amended up to Royal Decree No. 316/2017 of March 31, 2017)
October 15, 1999Royal Decree No. 1595/1999 of October 15, 1999 setting Time Limits for the Payment of Industrial Property Fees
May 15, 2006Intellectual Property Regulations No. 01 of 2006
May 30, 2002Regulation (2002:572) Amending the Design Protection Regulation (1970:486)
August 3, 1970Design Protection Regulation (1970:486)
December 2, 2016Ordinance of IPI of June 14, 2016, on Fees (status as of January 1, 2017)
November 23, 2005Ordinance of the FDHA of November 23, 2005, on Cosmetics (status as of November 1, 2010)
March 8, 2002Ordinance of March 8, 2002, on the Protection of Designs (status as of January 1, 2017)
November 13, 2001Regulation of April 28, 1997, on the Fees Charged by the Federal Institute for Intellectual Property (Amendment of November 13, 2001)
August 11, 1999Regulation of April 28, 1997, on the Fees Charged by the Federal Institute for Intellectual Property (Amendment of August 11, 1999)
March 12, 2007Executive Regulation of Law No. 8/2007 on the Protection of Marks, Geographical Indication and Industrial Designs and Models
 Regulation on the Appeal Board of the National Center for Patent and Information of the Republic of Tajikistan
February 10, 2005Rules for compiling, filing and review of an application for granting of a patent for an industrial design
January 27, 2005Procedure of restoration of a patent and a petty patent for invention of the Republic of Tajikistan and of a patent for industrial design of the Republic of Tajikistan
November 3, 2001Rules for Compiling, Filing and Review of an Application for Registration of a Trademark and Service mMrk
May 28, 1993Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on the establishment of the National Center for Patent and Information of the Republic of Tajikistan
September 24, 1999Ministerial Regulations No. 21 of 1999 (B.E. 2542)
September 24, 1999Ministerial Regulations No. 22 of 1999 (B.E. 2542)
September 24, 1999Ministerial Regulations No. 23 of 1999 (B.E. 2542) issued under the Patent Act
September 24, 1999Ministerial Regulations No. 24 of 1999 (B.E. 2542)
September 24, 1999Ministerial Regulations No. 25 of 1999 (B.E. 2542)
September 24, 1999Ministerial Regulations No. 26 of 1999 (BE. 2542)
September 24, 1999Ministerial Regulations No. 27 of 1999 (B.E. 2542)
1999Ministerial Regulations No. 10 B.E. 2529 (1986)
1998Industrial Property (Amendment) Regulations 2010 (October 13, 2010)
October 2, 1996Industrial Designs Rules 1996
December 3, 2001Order of the Minister of Finance of December 3, 2001 fixing the form of the written request for suspension of customs clearance for the import of goods comprising a counterfeit industrial design and the procedures for submission of the request to the customs authorities
August 27, 2001Decree No. 2001-1985 of August 27, 2001, fixing the amounts of the fees relating to industrial designs
July 11, 2001Decree No. 2001-1604 of July 11, 2001, fixing the procedures for the deposit of industrial designs and the procedures for entry in the National Register of Industrial Designs
 Regulation on the Implementation of Industrial Property Law (as amended by Regulation No. 30223 published in the Official Gazette on October 27, 2017)
July 29, 2011Regulations on Fees for Inventions and Industrial Designs
 The Industrial Property Regulations, 2017
December 23, 2004Regulation of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 1716 of December 23, 2004, on the Approval of the Procedure of Payment of Fees for the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights (as amended up to September 21, 2011)
March 18, 2002Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 198 of March 18, 2002, on the Approval of the Rules of Filing of Industrial Design Application (as amended on July 25, 2011)
February 18, 2002Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 110 of February 18, 2002, on the Approval of the Rules of Preparation and Filing of Industrial Design Application (as amended up to July 25, 2011)
January 11, 2018The Designs (International Registration of Industrial Designs) Order 2018
October 9, 2013The Trade Marks (Isle of Man) Order 2013
October 9, 2013The Registered Designs (Isle of Man) Order 2013
March 13, 2013The Designs (Convention Countries) (Amendment) Order 2013
March 1, 2013The Trade Marks and Registered Designs (Amendment) Rules 2013
March 25, 2010The Goods Infringing Intellectual Property Rights (Customs) (Amendments) (No. 2) Regulations 2010
February 15, 2010The Goods Infringing Intellectual Property Rights (Customs) (Amendment) Regulations 2010
October 15, 2009The Designs (Convention Countries) (Amendment) Order 2009
March 4, 2009The Patents, Trade Marks and Designs (Address for Service) Rules 2009
November 28, 2007The Designs (International Registrations Designating the European Community) Regulations 2007
February 7, 2007The Designs (Convention Countries) Order 2007
September 27, 2006The Registered Designs (Fees) (No. 2) Rules 2006
July 27, 2006The Registered Designs Rules 2006
July 26, 2006The Regulatory Reform (Registered Designs) Order 2006
July 10, 2006The Design Right (Semiconductor Topographies) (Amendment) Regulations 2006
April 26, 2006The Registered Designs Act 1949 and Patents Act 1977 (Electronic Communications) Order 2006
August 15, 2005The Community Design Regulations 2005
March 10, 2005The Community Designs (Designation of Community Design Courts) Regulations 2005
June 4, 2004The Goods Infringing Intellectual Property Rights (Customs) Regulations 2004
March 6, 2003The Registered Designs Regulations 2003
November 27, 2002The Community Design (Fees) Regulations 2002
December 8, 2001The Registered Designs Regulations 2001
November 29, 1999The Design Right (Proceedings before the Comptroller) (Amendment) Rules 1999
July 13, 1999The Patent Office (Address)(Revocation) Rules 1999 (S.I. 1999/1993)
June 7, 1995The Counterfeit and Pirated Goods (Consequential Provisions) Regulations 1995 (S.I. 1995 No. 1447)
March 10, 1992The Design Right (Proceedings before Comptroller) (Amendment) Rules 1992 (S.I. 1992/615)
March 3, 1992The Copyright Tribunal (Amendment) Rules 1992 (S.I. 1992/467)
February 5, 1991The Copyright Tribunal (Amendment) Rules 1991 (S.I. 1991/201)
November 20, 1990The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Isle of Man) (No. 2) Order 1990
November 1, 1990The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 6) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990 No. 2168 (C.53))
July 24, 1990The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Isle of Man) Order 1990
July 18, 1990The Design Right (Proceedings before Comptroller) (Amendment) Rules 1990 (S.I. 1990/1453)
July 18, 1990The Patent Agents (Non-recognition of Certain Agents by Comptroller) Rules 1990 (S.I. 1990/1454)
July 10, 1990The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 5) Order 1990 (S.I. 1990/1400 (C.42))
August 1, 1989The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Isle of Man) (No. 2) Order 1989
July 28, 1989The Design Right (Reciprocal Protection) (No. 2) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1294)
July 27, 1989The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 4) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1303 (C.45))
July 4, 1989The Design Right (Proceedings before Comptroller) Rules 1989 (S.I. 1989/1130)
June 29, 1989The Design Right (Semiconductor Topographies) Regulations 1989 (S.I. 1989/1100)
June 20, 1989The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 3) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1032 (C.27))
June 9, 1989The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 2) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/955 (C.25))
May 9, 1989The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Commencement No. 1) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/816) (C.21)
October 24, 1988The Patents, Designs and Marks Act 1986 (Commencement No. 2) Order 1988
July 18, 1986Patents, Designs and Marks Act 1986 (Chapter 39)
March 4, 1982The Designs (Companies Re-registration) Rules 1982 (S.I. 1982/299)
 Code of Federal Regulations, Title 19, Customs Duties (Revised as of April 1, 2012)
December 19, 201237 CFR Part 1 - Changes to Implement Micro Entity Status for Paying Patent Fees; Final Rule
May 10, 2012Quick Path Information Disclosure Statement (QPIDS) Pilot Program
September 21, 2011Notice of Availability of Patent Fee Changes under the Changes under the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act; Notice of Availability
September 17, 2011Establishment of a One-Year Retention Period for Patent-Related Papers That Have Been Scanned Into the Image File Wrapper System or the Supplemental Complex Repository for Examiners
May 28, 2007Decree No. 188/007 of 28 May 2007 on Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs. Overdue payment annuities. Term. Concession.
January 13, 2000Decree No. 11/000 of January 13, 2000 Establishing Regulations under Law No. 17.164 Regulating Rights and Obligations Relating to Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs
March 17, 1999Decree No. 77/999 of 17 March 1999 (DNPI)
November 6, 2017Order No. 23 of November 6, 2017 of the Director General of the Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan, on Amendments to the Rules on the Registration of the Assignment Agreements and License Agreements of Exclusive Rights to Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Service Marks, and Agreements on the Absolute or Partial Assignment of the Exclusive Rights to Integrated Circuit Layouts, Computer Programs and Databases (registered by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Uzbekistan on November 17, 2017 under No. 1481-3)
November 6, 2017Order No. 22 of Novemeber 6, 2017 of the Director General of the Agency for Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan, on Amendments and Additions to the Rules for filing and Consideration of Appeals and Appeals before the Appeal Board of the Agency for Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan (registered by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Uzbekistan on November 16, 2017 under No. 1889-3)
October 14, 2013Order No. 128 of October 14, 2013 of the Director General of the Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan, on Amendments to Rules on the Registration of the Assignment Agreements and License Agreements of Exclusive Rights to Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Service Marks, and Agreements on the Absolute or Partial Assignment of the Exclusive Rights to Integrated Circuit Layouts, Computer Programs and Databases (registered by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Uzbekistan on October 21, 2013 under No. 1481-2)
April 15, 2013Order No. 66 of April 15, 2013 of the Director General of the Agency for Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Amendments and Additions to the Rules on Filing and Reviewing Appeals in the Board of Appeal of the Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan (registered by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Uzbekistan on May 7, 2013 under No. 1889-2)
September 30, 2011Order No. 1678-1 of September 30, 2011 of the Director General of the Agency for Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Amendments to the Rules concerning the Extension of the Term of Patents on Utility Models, Industrial Designs and Patents relating to Medications and Pesticides
September 30, 2011Order No. 25 of August 26, 2011 of the Director General of the Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan, on Amendments to Rules on the Registration of the Assignment Agreements and License Agreements of Exclusive Rights to Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Service Marks, and Agreements on the Absolute or Partial Assignment of the Exclusive Rights to Integrated Circuit Layouts, Computer Programs and Databases (registered by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Uzbekistan on September 30, 2011 under No. 1481-1)
September 9, 2008Decision No. 204 of September 9, 2008 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan, on Amendments to Certain Decisions of the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan
April 3, 2007Rules on Extension of the Term of the Patent for Utility Models, Industrial Designs and Inventions for Medical Products and Pesticides (as amended by Order No. 30 of August 26, 2011 of the Director General of the Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan, registered by the Ministry of Justice on September 30, 2011 under No. 1678-1)
December 14, 2005Instructions on the Revocation Procedure of Patents, Selection Achievement Patents and Registration Certificates for Trademarks, Geographical Indications and Topologies of Integrated Circuits
May 11, 2005Rules on the Registration of the Assignment Agreements and License Agreements of Exclusive Rights to Inventions, Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Service Marks, and Agreements on the Absolute or Partial Assignment of the Exclusive Rights to Integrated Circuit Layouts, Computer Programs and Databases (as amended up to Order No. 23 of November 6, 2017 of the Director General of the Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan, registered by the Ministry of Justice on November 17, 2017 under No. 1481-3 )
April 11, 2005Rules on Granting of the Patent Duplicate, Patent Duplicate for Selection Achievement, the Registration Certificate of a Trademark, Geographical Indications, Computer Programs, Databases or Topologies of Integrated Microcircuits (Annex to the Order No. 35 of April 11, 2005 of the Director General of the State Patent Office)
April 21, 2004Rules on Drafting, Filing and Examination of Applications for the Grant of Patents for Industrial Designs (as amended up to Order No. 33 of August 26, 2011 of the Director General of the Agency on Intellectual Property of the Republic of Uzbekistan, registered by the Ministry of Justice on September 30, 2011 under No. 1361-2)
September 15, 2003Rules on Records of Industrial Designs in the State Register
June 25, 1974Resolution No. 4328 of June 25, 1974 on the Establishment of Mortgages on Industrial Property and Copyright
June 26, 2015Circular No. 11/2015/TT-BKHCN of June 26, 2015, detailing and guiding the Implementation of a Number of Articles of Decree No. 99/2013/ND-CP of August 29, 2013, on Sanctioning of Administrative Violations in the field of Industrial Property
February 20, 2013Circular No. 05/2013/TT-BKHCN of February 20, 2013, amending the Circular No. 01/2007/TT-BKHCN of February 14, 2007, guiding the Implementation of the Government's Decree No. 103/2006/ND-CP, elaborating a Number of Articles of the Law on Intellectual Property applicable to Industrial Property, amended in the Circular No. 13/2010/TT-BKHCN of July 30, 2010, and the Circular No. 18/2011/TT-BKHCN of July 22, 2011
July 22, 2011Circular No. 18/2011/TT-BKHCN of July 22, 2011, amending and supplementing some provisions of Circular No. 01/2007/TTBKHCN of February 14, 2007, as amended and supplemented by Circular No. 13/2010/TTBKHCN of July 31, 2010, and Circular No. 01/2008/TT-BKHCN of February 25, 2008, as amended and supplemented by Circular No. 04/2009/TT-BKHCN of March 27, 2009
December 12, 2005Order No. 28/2005/L-CTN of December 12, 2005, on the promulgation of Law on Intellectual Property
October 3, 2011Prime Minister's Decree No. 212 for the year 2011 on executive regulations of Law No.28 for the year 2010 on Industrial Designs
October 22, 1990The Registered Designs (Amendment) Regulations, 1990
January 16, 1984The Registered Designs (Appeals) Rules, 1984
February 18, 1981Registered Designs (Amendment) Regulations, 1981
1968The Designs Office (Establishment) Order (Section 3)
1958The Registered Designs Regulations
1958The Registered Designs (High Court) Rules
 Regulation for the Professional Exam of the Industrial Property Representatives and the Register of Representatives
 Regulation on Industrial Design

IP Jurisprudence

Date of TextTitle
December 28, 2009Judicial Interpretation of the Supreme People’s Court on Several Issues Concerning the Application of Law in the Trial of Patent Dispute Cases
June 19, 2001Interpretation of the Supreme People's Court on Several Issues Concerning the Application of Law to Trial of Cases of Patent Disputes
June 5, 2001Several Provisions of the Supreme People's Court for the Application of Law to Pre-trial Cessation of Infringement of Patent Right
October 1, 2008Resolution No. 0004-2008-TC
November 14, 2014Decision of the Presidium of the Intellectual Property Court No. SP-21/14 of November 14, 2014, on Approval of the Note on Issues Relating to Disputes of Prior Use Rights
February 5, 2009Decision of the Constitutional Court No. 2009/19 of February 5, 2009 Cancelling Some Provisions of Decree-Law No. 551 on the Protection of Patents Rights, and Decree-Law No. 554 on the Protection of Industrial Designs

IP Legal Literature

Date of TextTitle
 A Guide to Applying for your Design
January 2013Intellectual Property Reform In Australia (January 2013)
March 26, 2012A Guide to Protecting Designs, Brands and Inventions for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
March 26, 2012A Guide to Intellectual Property for Australia’s Graphic Designers
March 26, 2012A Guide to Intellectual Property for Australia’s Industrial Designers
March 26, 2012A Guide to Intellectual Property for Australia's Clothing and Fashion Design Industry (Fashion Rules)
March 26, 2012The New Business Owner’s Guide to Understanding Your IP
March 26, 2012IP. Don't Give Away Your Most Valuable Asset
2010Design Fees Schedule
December 2002Guidelines for Examination of Patents
October 9, 2012Letter from the Cuban Ambassador notifying Laws and Regulations in accordance with paragraph 2 of Article 63 of the TRIPS Agreement
2009Industrial Designs and Legal Protection
March 10, 2016Decision No. EX-16-1 of 10 March 2016 of the President of the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (Trade Marks and Designs) (OHIM) adopting the Guidelines for Examination in the Office on Community Trade Marks and on Registered Community Designs
February 5, 2010Information Booklet for Applicants for Registration of Designs, © Office of the Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trade Marks
2014Outline of the Partial Revision of the Patent Act, etc.
 Guideline for the examination of Patents, Utility Models, and Industrial Designs
January 19, 2016National Policy and Strategy of Innovation in the field of Intellectual Property for Madagascar
August 28, 2007Intellectual Property Strategy 2008-2018
 Patent System in Russia (prepared in August 2010)
2009Rwanda Intellectual Property Policy
 Methodology of the Institute for the Intellectual Property for the Procedures Relating to the Registration of Industrial Designs and the Procedures Based on Registered Industrial Designs
November 4, 2010Intellectual Property Right in Tanzania
January 14, 2017Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure (Eighth Edition, October 2011, Revised January 2017)
November 1, 2015Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (Ninth Edition, Revision 07.2015, Revised in November 2015)

Treaty Approvals

Date of TextTitle
November 27, 2006Law No. 9648 of November 27, 2006 on the Accession of the Republic of Albania to the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Deposit of Industrial Designs of 1960
November 27, 2006Law No. 9647 of November 27, 2006 on the Accession of the Republic of Albania to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs and the Regulations based on the Geneva Act, 1999
August 20, 2008Law No. 26.402 of August 20, 2008, approving the Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs
June 22, 2010Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on joining the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement concerning the International Deposit of Industrial Designs
July 22, 2009Resolution of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on documents signed between the Republic of Azerbaijan and Georgia in Baku on 20 May 2009
June 29, 2009Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Government of the Republic of Turkey on cooperation in the field of protection of industrial property
May 13, 2003Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on joining the Locarno Agreement establishing an international classification for industrial designs
December 12, 2000Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on cooperation in the field of protection of industrial property
March 22, 2006March 22, 2006 - Law approving the Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (Trademarks and Designs), signed in The Hague on February 25, 2005
December 1, 1970Law approving the Benelux Designs Convention signed at Brussels on October 25, 1966, and its Annex (Uniform Law) (of December 1, 1970)
November 21, 2007Law No. 1166 of 2007 (November 21) - By which is approved the Amending Protocol to the U.S. – Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA), signed in Washington, District of Columbia on June 28, 2007 and its Side Letter of the same date
July 4, 2007Law No. 1143 of 2007 (July 4) - By means of which is approved the 'U.S. – Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA)', its 'Side letters', and its 'Understandings', signed in Washington on November 22, 2006
March 28, 1995Law No. 7484 approving the Adhesion of the Republic of Costa Rica to the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property
December 20, 1994Law No. 7475 approving the Final Act Embodying the Results of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations
December 18, 2006Council Decision No. 2006/954/EC of 18 December 2006 approving the accession of the European Community to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement concerning the international registration of industrial designs, adopted in Geneva on 2 July 1999
March 2, 2006Law No. 2006-244 of March 2, 2006, authorizing the Ratification of the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs
June 21, 1996Law No. 2417/96, Ratification of The Hague Agreement Concerning the International deposit of Industrial Designs, of 6 November 1925, as revised at the Hague on 28 November 1960, and the Additional Act of Stockholm, of 14 July 1967 as amended at Stockholm on 28 September 1979
October 13, 1975Law No. 213/1975 on the Ratification of the Paris International Convention of 1883 on 'Protection of Industrial Property' as revised in Stockholm on 14th July 1967
August 1, 1975Law No. 100/1975, Ratification of a) the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization adopted on July 14, 1967 and b) the Revision of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works on July 24,1971 at Paris
April 20, 1998Decree of 20 April 1998 ratifying the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property of March 20, 1883, as last revised at Stockholm on July 14, 1967, and as amended on September 28, 1979
1984Decree Law No. 29 of 1984 on the Accession to the Hague Agreement concerning the International Deposit of Industrial Designs
1973Decree Law No. 29 of 1973 on the Accession to the Madrid Agreement concerning the International Registration of Marks
1970Decree No. 18 of 1970 on the Accession to the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property
January 15, 2003Law No. 13 of January 15, 2003 on Joining of the Kyrgyz Republic to the The Hague Act of 28 November 1960 and to the Geneva Act of 2 July 1999 of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Deposit of Industrial Designs
July 19, 1939Resolution No. 152/LR of 1939 on The application of the Paris convention for the protection of industrial property and the Madrid Agreement for the repression of false or deception indications of source on goods in Syria and Lebanon.
May 28, 1996Law on the Ratification of the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property No. I-1349, adopted on May 28, 1996
May 30, 2008Act of May 30, 2008, on the Ratification of the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs
February 16, 2011Presidential Order No. 17/01 of 16/02/2011 ratifying the Additional Protocol on the Agreement of Lusaka, Zambia of 09 December 1976 on the Creation of the African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) on Patents and Industrial Designs within the Framework of the African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) Adopted on 10 December 1982 at Harare, Zimbabwe
June 2, 2009Law on the ratification of the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs
November 29, 2001Law No. 2001-013 of November 29, 2001 authorizing the Ratification of the Agreement Revising the Bangui Agreement of March 2, 1977 establishing the African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI), signed in Bangui February 24, 1999
August 9, 1999Law No. 17.146 on the Strasbourg, Nice, Locarno and Vienna Agreements
December 13, 1994Law No. 16.671 of 13 December 1994 approving the agreements reached at the conclusion of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations, as contained in the Final Act signed at Marrakesh on 15 April 1994
July 19, 1979Decree-Law No. 14.910 of 19 July 1979 Approving the Stockholm Act of 14 July 1967 amending the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property of 20 March 1883; the Paris Act of 24 July 1971 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886; and the Convention signed in Stockholm on 14 July 1967 establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
February 25, 2006Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan on the Accession of Uzbekistan to the Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs, signed in Locarno on October 8, 1968