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INPI Resolution No. 227 of August 28, 2008, on the Destruction of Documents Relating to Abandoned, Refused and Lapsed Applications for Patents, Utility Models, Trademarks, Industrial Designs, and Transfer of Technology

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Year of current version:2008
Date of entry into force of original text:September 13, 2008
Date of Text (Issued):August 28, 2008
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Transfer of Technology, Utility Models
Notes:
This Resolution makes provision for the destruction of documents relating to applications for patents, trademarks, industrial designs and transfer of technology, which were abandoned, refused and lapsed 5 years after the file was closed and after the year 1916.

Article 2 of the Civil Code stipulates: “Laws shall not be binding until after their publication, and as of the stated day. If no day is stated, they shall become binding eight days after their publication.”
This Resolution was published in the Official Gazette on September 5, 2008 (B.O. 05/09/08), with no specific date of entry into force; based on Article 2 of the Civil Code it entered into force eight days after its publication.
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Resolución Nº 227 del INPI de 28 de agosto de 2008 sobre la Destrucción de Solicitudes de Patentes de Invención, de Marcas, de Modelos y Diseños Industriales y de Transferencia de Tecnología Desistidas, Abandonadas y Denegadas Resolución Nº 227 del INPI de 28 de agosto de 2008 sobre la Destrucción de Solicitudes de Patentes de Invención, de Marcas, de Modelos y Diseños Industriales y de Transferencia de Tecnología Desistidas, Abandonadas y Denegadas, Complete document (pdf) [36 KB]

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