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Patent Act (Act No. 121 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 63 of 2011)

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Year of current version:2011
Date of Text (Enacted):April 13, 1959
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Utility Models
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Patent Act (Act No. 121 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 63 of 2011) Patent Act (Act No. 121 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 63 of 2011), Complete document (pdf) [659 KB]

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特許法 特許法, Complete document (pdf) [665 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:JP177

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