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Law of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Industrial Designs (as amended up to Decree No. 1235 of August 2, 2005, of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly)

Year of current version:2005
Date of entry into force of original text:June 3, 1998
Date of Text (Enacted):June 3, 1998
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
The Law of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea on Industrial is divided into 5 chapters: Chapter 1 on Fundamental Principles, Chapter 2 on Application for Industrial Design Registration, Chapter 3 on Examination of Industrial Design Rights, Chapter 4 on Protection of Industrial Design Rights, and Chapter 5 on Guidance and Control over Industrial Design Administration.

Article 7 states that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea shall promote exchange and cooperation with international organizations and foreign countries in the industrial design administration.
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Law of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Industrial Designs (as amended up to Decree No. 1235 of August 2, 2005, of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly) Law of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Industrial Designs (as amended up to Decree No. 1235 of August 2, 2005, of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly), Complete document (pdf) [33 KB] Law of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Industrial Designs (as amended up to Decree No. 1235 of August 2, 2005, of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly), Complete document (htm) [53 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Korean

조선민주주의인민공화국 공업도안법 (2005년 8월 2일 최고인민회의 상임위원회 정령 제1235호로 수정보충) 조선민주주의인민공화국 공업도안법 (2005년 8월 2일 최고인민회의 상임위원회 정령 제1235호로 수정보충), Complete document (pdf) [162 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:KP006

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