Legal Texts Relevant to Industrial Designs

Regional Economic Integration Treaties

TitleEntity
Free Trade Agreement between the EFTA States and MontenegroNorway
Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership AgreementNew Zealand

WIPO-Administered Treaties

TitleEntity
Hague AgreementWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Locarno AgreementWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Paris ConventionWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
WIPO ConventionWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

IP Regional Treaties

TitleEntity
Harare Protocol (ARIPO)African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO)
Lusaka Agreement (ARIPO)African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO)
ASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property CooperationAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
Benelux Convention on Intellectual PropertyBenelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
Benelux Designs Convention (of October 25, 1966)Benelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
Protocol amending the Benelux Convention on Intellectual PropertyBenelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
Agreement on Unified Principles of Regulation in the Spheres of Intellectual Property Rights ProtectionEurasian Economic Community (EURASEC)
Bangui AgreementAfrican Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI)

IP-related Multilateral Treaties

TitleEntity
European Convention on State ImmunityCouncil of Europe (CE)
Convention relating to the Status of Stateless PersonsOffice of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
Convention on the Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesUnited Nations (UN)
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesUnited Nations (UN)
United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)
Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)World Trade Organization (WTO)

Regional Economic Integration Treaties

TitleEntity
Free Trade Agreement between the Republic of Colombia, the Republic of Venezuela and the United Mexican StatesLatin American Integration Association (ALADI)
Agreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade AreaAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
Caribbean Community and Common MarketCaribbean Community (CARICOM)
Central European Free Trade AgreementCentral European Free Trade Agreement Secretariat (CEFTA)
Economic Cooperation Organisation Trade AgreementEconomic Cooperation Organization Secretariat (ECO)