Republic of Korea

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

Year of Version:2014
Date of Entry into Force: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 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 Part 3 specifies the organization and the competence of the Patent Court (see Articles 28-2, 28-3, 28-4).
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