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Utility Model Act (Act No. 952 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 11962 of July 30, 2013)

Year of current version:2014
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:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:This version of the Utility Model Act 1961 incorporates all the amendments from 1963 up to 2014 (see ‘Addenda’ (Annex) for the list of amendments on pages 14 to 17).

This version of the Utility Model Act, which has been amended by Act No. 11962 of July 30, 2013, entered into force on January 31, 2014.
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실용신안법 (1961년 12월31일에 제정된 법률 제 952호는 2013년 7월30일의 법률 제11962호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐) 실용신안법 (1961년 12월31일에 제정된 법률 제 952호는 2013년 7월30일의 법률 제11962호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (pdf) [120 KB] 실용신안법 (1961년 12월31일에 제정된 법률 제 952호는 2013년 7월30일의 법률 제11962호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (htm) [1590 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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