WIPO-Administered Treaties

Contracting Parties > Madrid Agreement (Marks) > The Hague Act (1925) (Total Contracting Parties : 13)

Contracting PartySignatureInstrumentIn ForceDetails
AustriaNovember 6, 1925Ratification: May 1, 1928June 1, 1928
BelgiumNovember 6, 1925Accession: June 12, 1929July 27, 1929
CubaNovember 6, 1925  
FranceNovember 6, 1925Accession: September 9, 1930October 20, 1930
  • Accession to the Hague Act (1925) included Algeria and colonies.
GermanyNovember 6, 1925Ratification: May 1, 1928June 1, 1928
HungaryNovember 6, 1925Accession: March 26, 1929May 16, 1929
ItalyNovember 6, 1925Ratification: May 1, 1928June 1, 1928
  • Accession to the Hague Act (1925) for Eritrea, the Aegean Islands and Libya: December 3, 1931; Entry into force: January 19, 1932.
Liechtenstein Accession: May 8, 1933July 14, 1933
MoroccoNovember 6, 1925Accession: September 9, 1930October 20, 1930
NetherlandsNovember 6, 1925Ratification: May 1, 1928June 1, 1928
  • The Netherlands denounced the Madrid Agreement (Marks) for Dutch East Indies in a note dated November 4, 1935, with effect from November 4, 1936.
  • Ratification of the Hague Act (1925) included Dutch East Indies, Suriname and Curaçao.
PortugalNovember 6, 1925Accession: March 26, 1931May 13, 1931
  • Accession to the Hague Act (1925) included the Azores and Madeira.
Romania Accession: September 30, 1963November 19, 1963
SpainNovember 6, 1925Ratification: May 1, 1928June 1, 1928
  • Accession to the Hague Act (1925) for Spanish Morocco: September 15, 1928; Entry into force: November 5, 1928.
  • Spain is not bound by the Hague Act (1925) as from December 15, 1966 (date of entry into force of the Nice Act (1957)).
SwitzerlandNovember 6, 1925Ratification: May 1, 1928June 1, 1928