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Patent Act (Act No. 121 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 47 of May 23, 2003)

Year of Version:2004
Date of Text (Enacted):April 13, 1959
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Utility Models
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Patent Act (Act No. 121 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 47 of May 23, 2003) Patent Act (Act No. 121 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 47 of May 23, 2003), Complete document (pdf) [7108 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:JP052

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