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Patents Act (Act No. 1967/550 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 2010/392 of May 14, 2010)

Year of Version:2010
Date of Text (Enacted):December 15, 1967
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Utility Models
Notes:This consolidated version of the Patents Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 2010/392 of May 14, 2010, which came into force on December 1, 2010 (see Chapter 9, Section 70 for the amendments made by the said Act No. 2010/392).
Available Texts: 
Finnish

Patenttilaki 15.12.1967/550 (muutettu lailla 14.5.2010/392) Patenttilaki 15.12.1967/550  (muutettu lailla 14.5.2010/392), Complete document (pdf) [361 KB]

Swedish

Patentlag 15.12.1967/550 (ändrad genom lag 14.5.2010/392) Patentlag 15.12.1967/550 (ändrad genom lag 14.5.2010/392), Complete document (pdf) [420 KB]

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