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Act (1949:345) on the Right in Inventions by Employees

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Year of current version:1994
Date of last amendment:January 1, 1994
Date of entry into force of original text:1950
Date of Text (Enacted):June 18, 1949
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Other, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection
Notes:The notification by Sweden to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Act contains provisions on the rights in patents for inventions made by employees in private or public service.'
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Lag (1949:345) om rätten till arbetstagares uppfinningar Lag (1949:345) om rätten till arbetstagares uppfinningar, Complete document (pdf) [255 KB] Lag (1949:345) om rätten till arbetstagares uppfinningar, Complete document (htm) [31 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:SE039

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