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SignatureOctober 12, 1967
RatificationDecember 4, 1968
Entry into forceApril 26, 1970

Declarations, reservations etc.

Signature and ratification were accompanied by the following declaration: "The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics declares that the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization regulates questions concerning the interests of all countries; for that reason, participation in it should be open to all States in accordance with the principle of their sovereignty and equality." (Translation) (see WIPO Notification No. 1 and No. 6)

Additional information

Signature and ratification by the Soviet Union. Notification of continuation by the Russian Federation: January 20, 1992, with effect from December 25, 1991.