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Court Organization Act (Act No. 3992 of December 4, 1987, as amended up to Act No. 12188 of January 7, 2014)

Year of current version:2014
Date of entry into force of original text:February 25, 1988
Date of Text (Enacted):December 4, 1987
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 Court Organization Act incorporates all the amendments up to Act No. 12188 of January 7, 2014, which entered into force on January 7,2014.

Chapter 1 of the Part 1 (General Provisions) gives an overview on the court organization which is made up of six types of Courts including the Patent Court (see Article 3).
Chapter 2 of the Part 3 specifies the organization and the competence of the Patent Court (see Articles 28-2, 28-3, 28-4).
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법원조직법 (1987년12월4일에 제정된 법률 제3992호는 2014년1월7일의 법률 제12188호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐) 법원조직법 (1987년12월4일에 제정된 법률 제3992호는 2014년1월7일의 법률 제12188호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (pdf) [120 KB] 법원조직법 (1987년12월4일에 제정된 법률 제3992호는 2014년1월7일의 법률 제12188호 개정에 이르기까지 수차례 개정이 이루어짐), Complete document (htm) [1872 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:KR206

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