Patents (Amendement) Act, 2006 (S.I. No. 31 of 2006)

Year of Version:2006
Date of Text (Enacted):December 11, 2006
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Patents (Inventions)
An act to give effect to certain provisions of the Agreement on trade-related aspets of Intellectual Property rights annexed to the agreement establishing the World Trade Organization done at Marrakesh on 15 April 1994;
to give further effect to the European Patent Convention signed at Munich on 5 october 1973;
to give effect to the Patent law treaty adopted at Geneva on 1 June 2000;
to make further provision in respect of matters relating to intellectual property and for those purposes to amend and extend the patents Act 1992, the Trade Marks Act 1996, The Copyright and Related Rights Act 2000 and the Industrial Designs Act 2001 and to provide for related matters.
Available Texts: 

Patents (Amendement) Act, 2006 (S.I. No. 31 of 2006) Patents (Amendement) Act, 2006 (S.I. No. 31 of 2006), Complete document (pdf) [423 KB]

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