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Switzerland (CH)

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General Information

Membership in the Hague Agreement

Act(s)Entry into Force
Geneva Act (1999)December 23, 2003
The Hague Act (1960)August 1, 1984

Declaration(s) made by the Contracting Party

Level of standard designation fee - levels two and three Rule 12(1)(c)(i)
Maximum duration of protection under the national law Article 17(3)(c)
Maximum duration of protection for industrial designs Rule 36(2)

Hague Information Notices

Sep 17, 2002Ratification by Switzerland (HAGUE/2002/07)doc: Ratification by Switzerland pdf: Ratification by Switzerland
Mar 17, 2008Levels of the Standard Designation Fee Concerning International Applications: Croatia, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Estonia, Iceland, Morocco, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Switzerland and Ukraine (HAGUE/2008/4)doc: Levels of the Standard Designation Fee Concerning International Applications:  Croatia, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Estonia, Iceland, Morocco, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Switzerland and Ukraine pdf: Levels of the Standard Designation Fee Concerning International Applications:  Croatia, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Estonia, Iceland, Morocco, Romania, Serbia, Spain, Switzerland and Ukraine
Dec 9, 2009Denunciation of the 1934 Act: Switzerland (HAGUE/2009/14)doc: Denunciation of the 1934 Act:  Switzerland pdf: Denunciation of the 1934 Act:  Switzerland
Nov 24, 2009Freeze of the Application of the 1934 Act (HAGUE/2009/9)doc: Freeze of the Application of the 1934 Act pdf: Freeze of the Application of the 1934 Act

Last updated on: October 10, 2013

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