|Date of entry into force of original text:||December 31, 1961|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||December 31, 1961|
|Type of Text:||Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models|
|Notes:||This consolidated version of the Patent Act incorporates all amendments from 1990 up to 2009.|
For provisions regarding the amendments to the Design Act and the Trademark Act, see 'Addendum'
Is superseded by
|WIPO Lex No.:||KR047|