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Azerbaijan

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
May 22, 2012Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Enforcement of the Intellectual Property Rights and Fight Against Piracy
July 25, 1997Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Patents
June 5, 1996Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Copyright and Related Rights (as last amended by Law No. 636-IVQD of April 30, 2013)

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
March 4, 1993Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Anti-monopoly Activity

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextTitle
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

Treaty Approvals

Date of TextTitle
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

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