Russian Federation

Patent Law of Russian Federation No. 3517-1 of September 23, 1992 (as amended up to Federal Law No. 19-FZ of February 2, 2006)

Year of Version:2006
Date of Entry into Force:October 14, 1992
Date of Text (Enacted):September 23, 1992
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Designs, Patents (Inventions), Utility Models
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Patent Law incorporates all the amendments up to 'Federal Law No. 19-FZ of February 2, 2006, on Amendments to and Repeal of Certain Laws of the Russian Federation in accordance with the Adoption of the Federal Law on the Placement of Orders for Delivery of Goods, Performance of Works and Provision of Services for State and Municipal Needs', which was enacted on February 2, 2006, and entered into force on February 8, 2006.
For amendments introduced by the said Federal Law No. 19-FZ, see Section III, Article 9.1 of this consolidated version.

On January 1, 2008, this consolidated Law was repealed by Federal Law No. 231-FZ of December 18, 2006, on Putting into Force Part IV of the Russian Civil Code.
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Патентный Закон № 3517-1 от 23.09.1992 г. (с последними изменениями, внесенными законом № 19-ФЗ от 02.02.2006 г.) Патентный Закон № 3517-1 от 23.09.1992 г. (с последними изменениями, внесенными законом № 19-ФЗ от 02.02.2006 г.), Complete document (pdf) [285 KB] Патентный Закон № 3517-1 от 23.09.1992 г. (с последними изменениями, внесенными законом № 19-ФЗ от 02.02.2006 г.), Complete document (htm) [1117 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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