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Patents Act (Act No. 550/1967 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 1997/243 of March 21, 1997)

Year of Version:1997
Date of Text (Enacted):December 15, 1967
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Utility Models
Notes:This consolidated version of the Patents Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 1997/243 of March 21, 1997, which came into force on April 1, 1997.

For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 1997/243, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
-Chapter 2, Sections 12 to 14, 19 to 27;
-Chapter 3, Section 34 to 36;
-Chapter 7, Sections 52, 60, 61, 67;
-Chapter 9a, Section 70a; and
-Chapter 10, Sections 71, 72, 74.
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English

Patents Act (Act No. 550/1967 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 1997/243 of March 21, 1997) Patents Act (Act No. 550/1967 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 1997/243 of March 21, 1997), Complete document (pdf) [153 KB] Patents Act (Act No. 550/1967 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 1997/243 of March 21, 1997), Complete document (htm) [191 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi sur les brevets (Loi n° 1967/550 du 15 décembre 1967, telle que modifiée jusqu'à la loi n° 1997/243 du 21 mars 1997) Loi sur les brevets (Loi n° 1967/550 du 15 décembre 1967, telle que modifiée jusqu'à la loi n° 1997/243 du 21 mars 1997), Complete document (pdf) [549 KB]

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