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Republic of Korea

National Compensation Act (Act No. 231 of September 8, 1951, as amended up to Act No. 5433 of December 13, 1997)

Year of Version:1997
Date of Entry into Force:September 8, 1951
Date of Text (Enacted):September 8, 1951
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:The notification by the Republic of Korea to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Article 2 of the National Compensation Act relates to paragraph 2 of Article 48 of the TRIPS Agreement.'
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국가배상법 국가배상법, Complete document (pdf) [76 KB] 국가배상법, Complete document (htm) [328 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

WIPO Lex No.:KR029

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