Patents Rules, 1992

Year of Version:1992
Date of Entry into Force:August 1992
Date of Text (Issued):July 2, 1992
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Patents (Inventions)
The notification by Ireland to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS indicates:
'These Rules, made under the Patents Act 1992, come into operation on 1 August 1992 which is the date the Prime Minister has appointed for the commencement of the Act. The Rules prescribe the forms to be used, the fees payable and the procedures to be observed in connection with patents granted under the provisions of the Act. They also contain certain provisions relating to European patent applications and European patents designating the State and to international patent applications filed at the Patents Office'.
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:IE049