Contracting Parties > Lisbon Agreement > Italy
|Signature||October 31, 1958|
|Ratification||July 10, 1968|
|Entry into force||December 29, 1968|
|Article(s)||Signature||Instrument||Entry into Force|
|Stockholm Act (1967)||Accession: January 20, 1977||April 24, 1977|
Declarations, Reservations etc.Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Italian Republic in which that Government indicated its desire to avail itself of the provisions of Article 18(2) of the Lisbon Agreement. This notification entered into force on the date of its receipt, that is, on April 29, 1970. In pursuance of the said Article, the Italian Republic, which was a member of the Lisbon 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 9 to 12 of the Stockholm Act of the Lisbon Agreement, as if it were bound by those Articles.