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Patent Act (as amended up to Law of October 19, 2013)

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Year of current version:2013
Date of Text (Enacted):May 5, 1936
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
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Patentgesetz (zuletzt geändert durch Gesetz vom 19. Oktober 2013) Patentgesetz (zuletzt geändert durch Gesetz vom 19. Oktober 2013), Complete document (pdf) [189 KB] Patentgesetz (zuletzt geändert durch Gesetz vom 19. Oktober 2013), Complete document (htm) [387 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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WIPO Lex No.:DE160

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