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Economic Cooperation Treaty between Italy and San Marino

Date of TextAdopted on March 31, 2009 at San Marino
MembersContracting Parties/Signatories
Subject MatterCopyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Industrial Property
Notes

IP Provisions: Article 4
Article 4 - Cooperation in the field of IP
Without prejudice to the provisions of the Convention of Friendship and Good Neighborhood of 1939, Articles 42 and 43, and without prejudice to the international multilteral agreements of which Italy and the Republic of San Marino are partners, the two Governments agree to enhance the cooperation particularly with reference to the fight against counterfeiters and the protection of IP rights.
The parties moreover agree to start practical forms of assistance and cooperation between specialized agencies of the two countries, also resorting to direct exchanges of experiences and visits for study and counselling by judges and Governmental experts of the relevant field. Italy shall favor the entry of San Marino in multilateral protection systems and agreements for the protection of IP rights.

As of September 27, 2011, this treaty has not yet been ratified by the Republic of San Marino.

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Treaty Text
Italian

Accordo tra il Governo della Repubblica Italiana e il Governo della Repubblica di San Marino in Materia di Cooperazione Economica Accordo tra il Governo della Repubblica Italiana e il Governo della Repubblica di San Marino in Materia di Cooperazione Economica, Complete document (pdf) [31 KB]

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