Sao Tome and Principe

Law No. 4/2001 of December 31, 2001, on Industrial Property

Year of Version:2001
Date of Entry into Force:December 31, 2001
Date of Text (Enacted):September 12, 2001
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:The English version of this Law was reproduced from the website of Juristep (http://www.juristep.com/laws_en.htm).

This Law was repealed by the Industrial Property Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 23/2016 of February 9, 2017), which entered into force from February 9, 2017.
Available Texts: 
English

Law No. 4/2001 of December 31, 2001, on Industrial Property Law No. 4/2001 of December 31, 2001, on Industrial Property, Complete document (pdf) [142 KB]

Portuguese

Lei n° 4/2001 de 31 de Dezembro 2001 sobre a Propriedade Industrial Lei n° 4/2001 de 31 de Dezembro 2001 sobre a Propriedade Industrial, Complete document (pdf) [980 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:ST002