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Patents Act (Act No. 9 of December 15, 1967) (consolidated version of 2010)

Year of Version:2010
Date of Text (Enacted):December 15, 1967
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This consolidated version of the Norwegian Patents Act takes into account amendments up to the Law No. 8 of March 26, 2010, which came into force on July 1, 2010.

For the amendments introduced by the Law No. 8 of March 26, 2010, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
-Chapter 2, Section 12, 20, 22 and 24;
-Chapter 3, Section 33;
-Chapter 4, Section 39a;
-Chapter 7, Sections 52 and 53; and
-Chapter 11, Sections 67, 68 and 72.
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English

Patents Act (Act No. 9 of December 15, 1967) (consolidated version of 2010) Patents Act (Act No. 9 of December 15, 1967) (consolidated version of 2010), Complete document (pdf) [108 KB]

Norwegian

LOV-1967-12-15-9: Lov om patenter (patentloven) (konsolidert versjon av 2010) LOV-1967-12-15-9:  Lov om patenter (patentloven) (konsolidert versjon av 2010), Complete document (pdf) [57 KB]

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