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Law No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996 (Law on Industrial Property)

Year of Version:1996
Date of Text (Enacted):May 14, 1996
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Transfer of Technology, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:
The notification by Brazil to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Articles 46 to 49, 56 and 57 regulate the nullity of patents; Article 118 regulates the nullity of industrial designs; Articles 165 to 167, 173 to 175 regulate the nullity of trademarks; Article 206 contains provisions concerning 'in camera proceedings' related to industrial property rights; and Articles 207 to 210 contain general provisions concerning civil actions related to the violation of intellectual property rights.'
Date of entry into force: see Article 243 for further detail.

Esta lei 'regula direitos e obrigações relativos à propriedade industrial
-A notificação pelo Brasil à OMC nos termos do artigo 63(2) do Acordo TRIPS:
'Artigos 46 à 49, 56 e 57 regulam a nulidade das patentes; artigo 118 regula a nulidade do registro de desenho industrial; artigos 165 à 167, 173 à 175 regulam a nulidade do registro de marcas; artigo 206 contém disposições relativas 'a segredo de justiça' e os artigos 207 à 210 contém disposições gerais relativas às ações civis relacionadas com a violação dos direitos de propriedade intelectual.'
Data de entrada em vigor: ver artigo 243 para mais detalhes.'
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English

Law No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996 (Law on Industrial Property) Law No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996 (Law on Industrial Property), Complete document (pdf) [202 KB] Law No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996 (Law on Industrial Property), Complete document (htm) [172 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi n° 9.279 du 14 mai 1996 (loi sur la propriété industrielle) Loi n° 9.279 du 14 mai 1996 (loi sur la propriété industrielle), Complete document (pdf) [249 KB]

German

Gesetz zum Schutz des Gewerblichen Eigentums N° 9.279/96 vom 14. Mai 1996 Gesetz zum Schutz des Gewerblichen Eigentums N° 9.279/96 vom 14. Mai 1996, Complete document (pdf) [131 KB]

Portuguese

Lei n° 9.279 de 14 de maio de 1996 (Lei da Propriedade Industrial) Lei n° 9.279 de 14 de maio de 1996 (Lei da Propriedade Industrial), Complete document (pdf) [180 KB] Lei n° 9.279 de 14 de maio de 1996 (Lei da Propriedade Industrial), Complete document (htm) [244 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Spanish

Ley N° 9.279 de 14 de mayo de 1996 (Ley de La Propeidad Industrial) Ley N° 9.279 de 14 de mayo de 1996 (Ley de La Propeidad Industrial), Complete document (pdf) [143 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:BR003

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