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Civil Procedure Act (Act No. 547 of April 4, 1960, as amended up to Act No. 10629 of May 19, 2011)

Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:July 1, 1960
Date of Text (Enacted):April 4, 1960
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:This consolidated version of the Civil Procedure Act incorporates all amendments from 2002 up to 2011.

The Civil Procedure Act, also known as the Code of Civil Procedure (the 'CCP') contains provisions on the enforcement of intellectual property rights relating to the creation of a special forum dealing with intellectual property disputes (Article 24) and the transfer of lawsuit that concern intellectual property rights (Article 36).
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민사소송법 (1960년4월4일에 제정된 법률557호는 2011년5월19일의 법률 제10629호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐) 민사소송법 (1960년4월4일에 제정된 법률557호는 2011년5월19일의 법률 제10629호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (pdf) [204 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:KR130

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