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Law on Employees' Inventions (as amended July 31, 2009)

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Year of current version:2009
Date of entry into force of original text:October 1, 1957
Date of Text (Enacted):July 25, 1957
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
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German

Gesetz über Arbeitnehmererfindungen (geändert 24. Juni 1994) Gesetz über Arbeitnehmererfindungen (geändert 24. Juni 1994), Complete document (pdf) [73 KB] Gesetz über Arbeitnehmererfindungen (geändert 24. Juni 1994), Complete document (htm) [103 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:DE134

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