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Law on Patents of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 427-I of July 16, 1999 (as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 378-V of October 31, 2015)

Year of Version:2016
Date of Last Amendment:January 1, 2016
Date of Entry into Force:August 17, 1999
Date of Text (Enacted):July 16, 1999
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Designs, Patents (Inventions), Utility Models
Notes:
The notification by Kazakhstan to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'[The Patent Law] regulates property and non-property relations that arise in connection with creation, legal protection and use of industrial property, including inventions, utility models and industrial designs'.
Article 2(2) of the Law provides that protection of other intellectual property rights (selection achievements, topologies of integrated circuits, trademarks, service marks, names of places of origin of goods and others) shall be regulated by other legislative acts.

This consolidated version of the Law incorporates amendments up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 378-V of October 31, 2015, which came into force on January 1, 2016.
For the amendments introduced by the said Law No. 378-V, see Chapter 7, Articles 32 and 33 of the consolidated version.

The Russian version of the consolidated Law is reproduced with the permission of the Republican Center of Legal Information of the Ministry of Justice of Kazakhstan from the URL http://adilet.zan.kz/rus/docs/Z990000427_ (Retrieved on June 6, 2016).
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Law on Patents of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 427-I of July 16, 1999 (as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 378-V of October 31, 2015) Law on Patents of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 427-I of July 16, 1999 (as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 378-V of October 31, 2015), Complete document (pdf) [244 KB] Law on Patents of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 427-I of July 16, 1999 (as amended up to Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 378-V of October 31, 2015), Complete document (htm) [182 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Kazakh

Қазақстан Республикасының Патент Заңы (Қазақстан Республикасының 1999 жылғы 16 шілдедегі № 427 Заңы) Қазақстан Республикасының Патент Заңы (Қазақстан Республикасының 1999 жылғы 16 шілдедегі № 427 Заңы), Complete document (pdf) [334 KB] Қазақстан Республикасының Патент Заңы (Қазақстан Республикасының 1999 жылғы 16 шілдедегі № 427 Заңы), Complete document (htm) [384 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Russian

Патентный закон Республики Казахстан № 427 от 16.07.1999 г. (с изменениями, внесенными в соответствии с Законом Республики Казахстан № 378-V от 31.10.2015 г.) Патентный закон Республики Казахстан № 427 от 16.07.1999 г. (с изменениями, внесенными в соответствии с Законом Республики Казахстан № 378-V от 31.10.2015 г.), Complete document (pdf) [349 KB]

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