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Patents Act (Act No. 9 of 15 December, 1967) (consolidated version of 1997)

Year of Version:1997
Date of Entry into Force:January 1, 1968
Date of Text (Enacted):December 15, 1967
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This consolidated version of the Patent Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 104 of December 20, 1996, which came into force on January 1, 1997.

For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 104, see Chapter 2, Sections 13 and 14; and Chapter 7, Sections 46 and 49 of the consolidated version.
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Patents Act (Act No. 9 of 15 December, 1967) (consolidated version of 1997) Patents Act (Act No. 9 of 15 December, 1967) (consolidated version of 1997), Complete document (pdf) [688 KB] Patents Act (Act No. 9 of 15 December, 1967) (consolidated version of 1997), Complete document (htm) [246 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi sur les brevets (Loi n° 9 du 15 décembre 1967) (version consolidée de 1997) Loi sur les brevets (Loi n° 9 du 15 décembre 1967) (version consolidée de 1997), Complete document (pdf) [617 KB]

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