Penal Act and Act on Amendments and Supplements to the Penal Act (promulgated by Decisions Nos. 71-05-03/1-11-2 of October 26, 2011 & 71-05-03/1/12/2 of December 19, 2012, OG No. 144/2012 of December 21, 2012)
|Year of Version:||2012|
|Date of Last Amendment:||December 14, 2012|
|Date of Entry into Force:||January 1, 2013|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||October 21, 2011|
|Type of Text:||IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Other, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks|
|Notes:||The notification by Croatia to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:|
'[The Act] regulates the field of criminal offences'
The Penal Code contains specific IP provisions in Chapter XXVII; concerning copyrights and related rights (Arts. 284-286), patents (Art. 287), trademarks (art. 288) and indications of origin (art. 289).
|WIPO Lex No.:||HR085|