Legal Texts Relevant to Trademarks

Kyrgyzstan

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
January 20, 2005Law of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 58 of May 31, 2005, on Amendments to Certain Laws of the Kyrgyz Republic

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
July 23, 2016Law of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 133 of July 23, 2016, on Amendments to Certain Laws of the Kyrgyz Republic (Civil Code, Law of the Kyrgyz Republic on State Registration of Legal Entities and Branches (Representatives Offices)), and the Cancellation of the Law of the Kyrgyz Republic on Trade Names
July 22, 2011Law of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 116 of July 22, 2011, on Competition (amended up to Law No. 153 of July 28, 2017)
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 8, 1996Civil Code of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 15 of May 8, 1996 (Part I, as amended up to Law No. 134 of July 23, 2016)

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextTitle
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
May 20, 2014Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 263 of May 20, 2014, on Amendments to Certain Decisions of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic (as amended by Decision No. 523 of October 3, 2016)
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
July 9, 2010Decision of the Government of Kyrgyz Republic No. 118 of July 9, 2010, on Approval of the Rules for the Registration of Assignment Agreements, Licensing Agreements and Pledge Agreements of Industrial Property Rights and Selection Achievements, and the Technology Transfer Agreements (as amended up to Decision No. 37 of January 20, 2017)
February 13, 2006Rules on the Procedure for Use, as Trademarks and Service Marks, of Full or Abbreviated Names of the Kyrgyz Republic formed by Initial Letters or Components of Pharses or Words (approved by Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 94 of February 13, 2006)
February 13, 2006Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 94 of February 13, 2006, on Approval of the Rules on the Procedure for Use, as Trademarks and Service Marks, of Full or Abbreviated Names of the Kyrgyz Republic formed by Initial Letters or Components of Pharses or Words
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)
May 15, 2001Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 233 of May 15, 2001, on Amendments and Repeals of Certain Decisions of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic
August 24, 2000Regulation on Well-known Trademarks in the Kyrgyz Republic (as amended up to Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 263 of May 20, 2014)
August 24, 2000Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 520 of August 24, 2000, on the Implementation of the Law on Trademarks, Service Marks and Appellations of Origin of Goods (as amended up to Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic No. 722 of October 3, 2016)

Treaty Approvals

Date of TextTitle
May 11, 2004Law of the Kyrgyz Republic on Joining the Nairobi Treaty on the Protection of the Olympic Symbol, done at Nairobi on 26 September 1981