Treaties and Contracting Parties
Contracting Parties > Nice Agreement > Belgium
|Signature||June 15, 1957|
|Accession||March 5, 1962|
|Entry into force||June 6, 1962|
||Entry into Force
|Geneva Act (1977)|| ||October 11, 1977||Ratification: August 9, 1984||November 20, 1984|
|Stockholm Act (1967)|| ||July 14, 1967||Ratification: October 31, 1974||February 12, 1975|
Declarations, reservations etc.
Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Kingdom of Belgium in which that Government indicated its desire to avail itself of the provisions of Article 16(2) of the Nice Agreement. This notification entered into force on the date of its receipt, that is, on May 20, 1970. In pursuance of the said Article, the Kingdom of Belgium, which was a member of the Nice Special Union, could, for five years from April 26, 1970, date of entry into force of the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), exercise the rights provided under Articles 5 to 8 of the Stockholm Act of the Nice Agreement, as if it were bound by those Articles.