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Act No. 517/2007 Coll. on Utility Models and on Amendment of Some Acts (as amended by Act No. 495/2008 Coll.)

Year of Version:2009
Date of Text (Enacted):October 19, 2007
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Utility Models
Notes:This Act No. 517/2007 Coll. came into force on January 1, 2008, and was amended by Act No. 495/ 2008 Coll., which entered into force on February 1, 2009.

The notification by Slovakia to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The respective amendments were adopted mainly to harmonize the Slovak intellectual property laws with relevant EC Directives.'
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Act No. 517/2007 Coll. on Utility Models and on Amendment of Some Acts (as amended by Act No. 495/2008 Coll.) Act No. 517/2007 Coll. on Utility Models and on Amendment of Some Acts (as amended by Act No. 495/2008 Coll.), Complete document (pdf) [135 KB] Act No. 517/2007 Coll. on Utility Models and on Amendment of Some Acts (as amended by Act No. 495/2008 Coll.), Complete document (htm) [209 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Slovak

Zákon č. 517/2007 Z. z. o úžitkových vzoroch a o zmene a doplnení niektorých zákonov ( v znení zákon č. 495/2008 Z.z.) Zákon č. 517/2007 Z. z. o úžitkových vzoroch a o zmene a doplnení niektorých zákonov ( v znení zákon č. 495/2008 Z.z.), Complete document (pdf) [182 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:SK034

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