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Council Regulation (EC) No. 6/2002 of 12 December 2001 on Community designs

Date of entry into force of original text:January 5, 2002
Date of Text (Enacted):December 12, 2001
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Industrial Designs
Notes:This Regulation introduces a unified system of industrial design rights, called Community designs, throughout the European Union. The system which includes both unregistered and registered design rights, operates in addition to national systems of protection in each Member State
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English

Council Regulation (EC) No. 6/2002 of 12 December 2001 on Community designs Council Regulation (EC) No. 6/2002 of 12 December 2001 on Community designs, Complete document (pdf) [369 KB]

French

Règlement (CE) n° 6/2002 du Conseil du 12 décembre 2001 sur les dessins ou modèles communautaires Règlement (CE) n° 6/2002 du Conseil du 12 décembre 2001 sur les dessins ou modèles communautaires, Complete document (pdf) [405 KB]

Spanish

Reglamento (CE) N° 6/2002 del Consejo de 12 de diciembre de 2001 sobre los dibujos y modelos comunitarios Reglamento (CE) N° 6/2002 del Consejo de 12 de diciembre de 2001 sobre los dibujos y modelos comunitarios, Complete document (pdf) [377 KB]

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