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Utility Model Act (Law No. 952 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 11114 of December 2, 2011)

Date of entry into force of original text:December 31, 1961
Date of Text (Enacted):December 31, 1961
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:This consolidated version of the Utility Model Act incorporates all the amendments from 1963 up to 2011.
For the amendments made by Act No. 11114 of December 2, 2011, see Articles 3, 5, 22-2 to 22-6, 28, 31-2, 44, 49-2, and 52(3) to (5).
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