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Patents Act (Act No. 1967/550 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 2006/684 of July 21, 2006)

Year of Version:2006
Date of Text (Enacted):December 15, 1967
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Utility Models
Notes:This consolidated version of the Patents Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 2006/684 of July 21, 2006, which came into force on September 1, 2006.

For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 2006/684, see Chapter 9, Sections 57b, 60a and 61 of the consolidated version.
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English

Patents Act (Act No. 1967/550 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 2006/684 of July 21, 2006) Patents Act (Act No. 1967/550 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 2006/684 of July 21, 2006), Complete document (pdf) [353 KB]

Finnish

Patenttilaki 15.12.1967/550 (muutettu lailla 21.7.2006/684) Patenttilaki 15.12.1967/550  (muutettu lailla 21.7.2006/684), Complete document (pdf) [155 KB] Patenttilaki 15.12.1967/550  (muutettu lailla 21.7.2006/684), Complete document (htm) [190 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Swedish

Patentlag 15.12.1967/550 (ändrad genom lag 21.7.2006/684) Patentlag 15.12.1967/550 (ändrad genom lag 21.7.2006/684), Complete document (pdf) [111 KB]

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