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Utility Model Act (Act No. 123 of April 13, 1959, as last amended by Act No. 220 of December 22, 1999)

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Year of current version:1999
Date of last amendment:December 22, 1999
Date of Text (Enacted):April 13, 1959
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Utility Models
Notes:Date of entry into force: see 'Supplementary Provisionss' for further details.
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Utility Model Act (Act No. 123 of April 13, 1959, as last amended by Act No. 220 of December 22, 1999) Utility Model Act (Act No. 123 of April 13, 1959, as last amended by Act No. 220 of December 22, 1999), Complete document (pdf) [139 KB] Utility Model Act (Act No. 123 of April 13, 1959, as last amended by Act No. 220 of December 22, 1999), Complete document (htm) [122 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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WIPO Lex No.:JP039

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