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Year of current version:2013
Date of Text (Enacted):October 19, 2013
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Utility Models
Notes:Article 8 of the Law states that it enters into force on October 25, 2013, the day after its promulgation in the Federal Law Gazette; except Articles 1(3 to 8a), 9b, 10 to 18 and 21; Article 2(1 to 4a), Article 4(1 to 2), and Article 7, which shall enter into force on April 1, 2014.
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Gesetz zur Novellierung patentrechtlicher Vorschriften und anderer Gesetze des gewerblichen Rechtsschutzes Gesetz zur Novellierung patentrechtlicher Vorschriften und anderer Gesetze des gewerblichen Rechtsschutzes, Complete document (pdf) [79 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:DE175

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