Rwanda (RW)

General Information


TreatyEntry into Force
Madrid ProtocolAugust 17, 2013


Declarations made by Contracting Parties

Notwithstanding the fact that all procedures before the Office may not have been completed, notification to the International Bureau by the Office of decisions concerning refusals Rule 17(5)(d)
Ex officio provisional refusals not open to review before the Office Rule 17(5)(e)
Recording of licenses provided for in the domestic law, but recording of licenses in the International Register has no effect Rule 20bis(6)(b)
The Office accepts to collect and forward fees to the International Bureau Rule 34(2)(b)

National/Regional Legislation

Intellectual property law N° 31/2009 of 26/10/2009

Ministerial Decree of industrial property Tariff N°06/10/Minicom of 25/08/2010 under amendment

Ministerial Decree n°05/10/Minicom of 25/08/2010 - Unilateral and Compulsory licenses and opposition

Last updated on: August 12, 2013