Patents Act 1992

Year of Version:1992
Date of Text (Enacted):February 27, 1992
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions)
Notes:The notification by Ireland to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS indicates:
'This Act makes new provision in respect of patents and related matters in substitution for the provisions of the Patents Acts 1964 and 1966; to enable effect to be given to certain international conventions on patents; and to provide for other matters connected with the matters aforesaid'.
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Patents Act 1992 Patents Act 1992, Complete document (pdf) [293 KB] Patents Act 1992, Complete document (htm) [302 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)


Loi de 1992 sur les brevets Loi de 1992 sur les brevets, Complete document (pdf) [1055 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:IE027