Patent Law of People's Republic of China (as amended on August 25, 2000)
|Year of current version:||2000|
|Date of last amendment:||August 25, 2000|
|Date of entry into force of original text:||April 1, 1985|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||March 12, 1984|
|Type of Text:||Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Industrial Designs, Patents (Inventions), Utility Models|
|Notes:||The WTO notification states:|
'The Law provides that industrial designs can be applied to be protected as a patent.
Article 66 of the Law provides for the provisional measures before litigation.
The texts of the laws and regulations are submitted in Chinese and English. However, due to time constraints, the English translations must not be regarded as official and are only for reference by WTO members.'
Is superseded by
|WIPO Lex No.:||CN022|