Mexico

Industrial Property Law (as amended up to April 9, 2012)

Year of Version:2012
Date of Text (Enacted):June 27, 1991
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Transfer of Technology, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:
The Intellectual Property Law was first published in the Official Gazette of the Federation (DOF) on June 27, 1991.
This amended version of the Law, published in the Official Gazette of April 2, 2012 incorporates all the amendments up to the 'Decree amending some Federal laws for Revision of Articles concerning Changes of Name of the Secretaries of State and the Government of the Federal District, and the Deletion of the Mention of Administrative Departments' which was also published in the Official Gazette on the same date.
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Ley de la Propiedad Industrial (modificada al 9 de abril de 2012) Ley de la Propiedad Industrial (modificada al 9 de abril de 2012), Complete document (pdf) [411 KB]

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