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Patent Act (Act No. 950 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 11962 of July 30, 2013)

Year of current version:2013
Date of entry into force of original text:December 31, 1961
Date of Text (Enacted):December 31, 1961
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:This consolidated version of the Patent Act incorporates all the amendments from 1990 up to 2013 (see 'Addenda' (Annex) for the list of amendments on pages 53 to 66).
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특허법 (1961년12월31일에 제정된 법률 제950호는 2013년7월30일의 법률 제11962호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐) 특허법 (1961년12월31일에 제정된 법률 제950호는 2013년7월30일의 법률 제11962호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (pdf) [356 KB]

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