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Patents Act (Act No. 1967/550 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 2013/101 of January 31, 2013)

Year of Version:2013
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. 2013/101 of January 31, 2013, which came into force on September 1, 2013.

For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 2013/101, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
- Chapter 2, Sections 26 to 27a;
- Chapter 6, Section 50;
- Chapter 9, Sections 57b, 61, 63 to 65, 65b, 66 to 70;
- Chapter 9b, Section 70p;
- Chapter 10, Sections 72, 74.
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Patents Act (Act No. 1967/550 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 2013/101 of January 31, 2013) Patents Act (Act No. 1967/550 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 2013/101 of January 31, 2013), Complete document (pdf) [233 KB] Patents Act (Act No. 1967/550 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 2013/101 of January 31, 2013), Complete document (htm) [226 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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