Legal Texts Relevant to Trademarks


Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
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 27, 1996Act amending the Trademarks Act and the Civil Justice Act, No. 1201 of 27 December 1996
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

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
 The Consolidate Act on Chemical Substances and Products (Consolidate Act No. 21 of January 16, 1996, as last Amended by Act No. 416 of June 14, 1995)
June 1, 2010Law Amending the Financial Business Act, the Act on Mortgage, the Danmarks National Bank Act and Various Other Acts

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextTitle
February 27, 2009Order on the Fees of the Danish Patent and Trademark Office
May 21, 2008Order No. 364 of May 21, 2008, on Application and Registration, etc. of Trade Marks and Collective Marks
November 15, 2004Ordinance on Labeling, etc. of Food
March 15, 1996Order on the Entry into Force of the Trademarks Act Chapter 8
October 25, 1994Order Concerning the Fees for the Faroe Islands of the Danish Patent Office, No. 887 of 25 October 1994
May 4, 1994Ordinance on the Entry into Force of the Trademarks and Collective Marks Acts on the Territory of the Faroe Islands
December 13, 1991Order on Applications to Register Trademarks for Applicants living in India