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Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextEntityTitle
April 15, 2002AlbaniaLaw No. 8880 of April 15, 2002 on Plant Breeders'Right of the Republic of Albania
September 14, 2000Andean CommunityDecision No. 486 Establishing the Common Industrial Property Regime
February 28, 1992AngolaLaw No. 3/92 on Industrial Property of February 28, 1992
October 27, 2005ArgentinaLaw No. 2503 of October 27, 2005, on Access to Genetic Resources and Biochemical -Province of Neuquén
November 23, 1999ArmeniaLaw on Trade Names of November 23, 1999
December 7, 2004AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Protection and Development of the Craft (Art) of Azerbaijani Carpet
May 28, 2006BahrainLaw No. 12 of 2006 Amending some Provisions of Law No. 7 of 2003 Pertaining to Trade Secrets
November 14, 2005BahrainLaw No. 35 of 2005 Pertaining Amendment of Article No. 5 of Law No. 7 of 2003 on Trade Secrets
June 14, 2003BahrainLaw No. 7 of 2003 on Trade Secrets
March 28, 1984BelgiumMarch 28, 1984 - Patent Law (updated on December 22, 2008)
July 13, 2001BhutanThe Industrial Property Act of the Kingdom of Bhutan 2001
April 13, 1992Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Law No. 1.334 of May 4, 1992 on Appellations of origin
July 13, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaCopyright and Related Rights Law
May 28, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaThe Law on the Protection of Topographies of Integrated Circuits
May 28, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaPatent Law
April 24, 2010BotswanaIndustrial Property Act, 2010 (Act No. 8 of 2010)
May 14, 1996BrazilLaw No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996 (Industrial Property Law)
November 28, 2008BulgariaLaw on the Protection of Competition (as amended in 2011)
March 18, 1993BulgariaLaw on Patents and Utility Model Registration
February 7, 2002CambodiaLaw concerning Marks, Trade Names and Acts of Unfair Competition of the Kingdom of Cambodia
January 17, 2007ChileLaw No. 20.160 amending Law No. 19.039 on Industrial Property
February 25, 2005ChileLaw No. 19.996 revising Law No. 19.039 on Industrial Property
January 24, 1991ChileLaw No. 19.039 on Industrial Property (Consolidated as 2012)
February 24, 1999CongoAgreement Revising the Bangui Agreement of March 2, 1977 on the Creation of an African Intellectual Property Organization (Bangui [Central African Republic], February 24, 1999)
November 21, 2008Costa RicaLaw No. 8686 amending, adding or repealing various Rules governing Matters pertaining to Intellectual Property
March 6, 2008Costa RicaLaw No. 8631 on the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (as amended by Law No. 8686|of November 21, 2008)
January 6, 2000Costa RicaLaw No. 8039 on Procedures for Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights (as last amended by Law N° 8834 of May 3, 2010)
January 4, 2000Costa RicaLaw No. 7975 on Undisclosed Information
October 30, 2003CroatiaCopyright and Related Rights Act and Acts on Amendments to the Copyright and Related Rights Act (OG Nos. 167/2003, 79/2007, 80/2011 & 141/2013)
July 28, 2006CyprusProtection of Industrial Designs (Amendment) Act 2006
2006CyprusCopyright and Related Rights (Amendment) Act 2006
January 7, 1982Democratic Republic of the CongoLaw No. 82-001 of January 7, 1982 on Industrial Property
December 28, 2011DenmarkAct Amending the Patents Act and Various Other Laws
January 27, 1960DenmarkThe Consolidate Secret Patents Act
April 4, 2000Dominican RepublicLaw No. 20-00 on Industrial Property
May 8, 1998EcuadorIntellectual Property Law (Consolidation No. 2006-13)
June 2, 2002EgyptLaw No. 82 of 2002 on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
December 14, 2005El SalvadorLegislative Decree No. 912 of December 14, 2005, Amendment of the Law on the Promotion and Protection of Intellectual Property
January 26, 1994El SalvadorLaw on the Protection of the Emblem and Name of the Red Cross (Legislative Decree No. 789 of 26 January 1994)
July 15, 1993El SalvadorLaw on the Promotion and Protection of Intellectual Property Rights (Legislative Decree No. 604 of 15 July 1993)
June 14, 1973El SalvadorLaw on Commercial Procedures, approved by Legislative Decree No. 360 of 14 June 1973
May 29, 1934El SalvadorLaw on the Use and Registration of Coffee and Balsam Trademarks (Legislative Decree No. 48 of 29 May 1934)
May 22, 2002EstoniaTrademarks Act (as amended up to Act RT I, 28.12.2011, 1)
November 25, 1998EstoniaLayout-Designs of Integrated Circuits Protection Act (as amended up to Act RT I, 28.12.2011, 1)
March 16, 1994EstoniaPatent Act (Act No. RT I 1994, 25, 406, as last amended by Act No. RT I, 28.12.2011,1)
March 16, 1994EstoniaUtility Model Act (as amended up to Act RT I, 28.12.2011, 1)
February 16, 1998European Union (EU)Directive No. 98/6/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 February 1998 on the protection of consumers
February 6, 1962European Union (EU)Regulation No. 17 of the Council of February 6, 1962 (First Regulation Implementing Articles 85 and 86 of the Treaty)
February 6, 1962European Union (EU)Regulation No. 17 of the Council of February 6, 1962 (First Regulation Implementing Articles 85 and 86 of the Treaty)
April 7, 2000FinlandAct No. 344/2000 to Safeguard the Evidence in Civil Actions Concerning Intellectual Property Rights
August 24, 1990FinlandPenal Code: Chapter 30: Crimes relating to Business Practices, issued on 24 August 1990/769
December 18, 1996FranceLaw No. 96-1106 of December 18, 1996 amending the Intellectual Property Code pursuant to the Agreement Establishing the World Trade Organization
July 1, 1992FranceLaw No. 92-597 of 1 July, 1992, on the Intellectual Property Code (Legislative Part)
June 1, 1992FranceIntellectual Property Code (consolidated as of January 1, 2014)
1989GambiaIndustrial Property Act, 1989
December 15, 2010GeorgiaLaw of Georgia for the Protection of New Breeds of Animals and Varieties of Plants
July 23, 2002GermanyLaw to Amend the Right of Representation by Attorneys-at-Law before the Higher Regional Courts
October 22, 1987GermanyAct on the Protection of the Topographies of Microelectronic Semiconductor Products (Semiconductor Protection Act, as amended up to Act of October 19, 2013)
July 25, 1957GermanyLaw on Employees' Inventions (as amended July 31, 2009)
May 5, 1936GermanyPatent Act (as amended up to Law of October 19, 2013)
March 4, 1993GreeceLaw No. 2121/1993 on Copyright, Related Rights and Cultural Matters
September 18, 1987GreeceLaw No. 1733/1987 on Technology Transfer, Inventions and Technological Innovation
September 18, 2000GuatemalaIndustrial Property Law
November 3, 1997GuatemalaLaw on the Executive Structure (adopted by Decree No. 114-97 of November 3, 1997)
May 5, 1971GuatemalaLabour Code of Guatemala (adopted by Decree No. 1441 of May 5, 1971)
January 28, 1970GuatemalaCommercial Code of Guatemala (adopted by Decree No. 2-70 of January 28, 1970)
December 30, 1999HondurasIndustrial Property Law (approved by Decree No. 12-99-E)
December 13, 1999HondurasCopyright and Neighboring Rights Law (approved by Decree No. 4-99-E)
July 3, 2001HungaryAct No. XLVIII of 2001 on the Legal Protection of Designs (consolidated text as of October 25, 2013)
December 20, 2000IndonesiaLaw No. 30 of December 20, 2000 regarding Trade Secret
 Iran (Islamic Republic of)Electronic Commerce Law
February 10, 2005ItalyIndustrial Property Code (Legislative Decree No. 30 of February 10, 2005, as amended up to Decree-Law No. 1 of January 24, 2012, converted into law with changes by Law No. 27 of March 24, 2012)
July 8, 2003ItalyLegislative Decree No. 224 of July 8, 2003 Implementation of Directive 2001/18/EC on the Deliberate Release of Genetically Modified Organisms
October 9, 2001JordanTemporary Law No. 71 of 2001 Amending the Patent Law
February 24, 2000JordanLaw No. 15 of 2000 on Unfair Competition and Trade Secrets
September 20, 1999JordanLaw No. 32 of 1999 on Patents
July 1, 1999KazakhstanCivil Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan (special part)
June 16, 1999KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Employee's Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (as amended up to Law No. 152 August 7, 2006)
December 20, 2011Lao People's Democratic RepublicLaw No. 01/NA of December 20, 2011, on Intellectual Property (as amended)
December 24, 2007Lao People's Democratic RepublicResolution of The National Assembly of The Lao People’s Democratic Republic on the approval of the Intellectual Property Law
February 15, 2007LatviaPatent Law
August 7, 2000LebanonLaw No. 240/2000 of 2000 on Patents
July 8, 1967LuxembourgLaw of 8 July 1967 on the disclosure and exploitation of inventions and trade secrets concerning territorial defence or State security
August 28, 1987MalawiTrade Descriptions Act, 1987
May 30, 2000MalaysiaGeographical Indications Act 2000 (Act 602)
May 30, 2000MalaysiaLayout-Designs of Integrated Circuits Act 2000 (Act 601)
December 6, 2005MexicoDecree of December 6, 2005 amending and supplementing various provisions of the Industrial Property Law
June 27, 1991MexicoIndustrial Property Law (as amended up to April 9, 2012)
2007MontenegroThe Law on Protection of Undisclosed Information (consolidated text)
February 15, 2000MoroccoLaw No. 17-97 on the Protection of Industrial Property (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-00-91 of 9 Kaada 1420 (February 15, 2000))
April 12, 2006MozambiqueIndustrial Property Code (approved by Decree No. 04/2006 of April 12, 2006)
February 14, 2001NicaraguaLaw on Trademarks and Other Distinctive SignsLaw (No. 380 of 2001)
June 1, 2000NicaraguaLaw on Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (No. 354 of 2000)
March 14, 2003NorwayDesigns Act (Act No. 15 relating to Design Protection of March 14, 2003, as last amended July 1, 2010)
December 15, 1967NorwayPatents Act (Act No. 9 of December 15, 1967, as amended up to Act No. 8 of July 1, 2010)
May 10, 1996PanamaLaw No. 35 of May 10, 1996 on Industrial Property
November 29, 2000ParaguayLaw No. 1.630/2000 on Patents (as last amended by Law No. 2.593/2005)
March 23, 2010PhilippinesPhilippine Technology Transfer Act of 2009 (Republic Act No. 10055)
June 6, 1997PhilippinesIntellectual Property Code of the Philippines (Republic Act No. 8293)
March 5, 2003PortugalIndustrial Property Code (consolidated as of 2008)
December 31, 1961Republic of KoreaPatent Act (Act No. 950 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 11962 of July 30, 2013)
December 31, 1961Republic of KoreaIndustrial Design Protection Act (Act No. 951 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 11962 of July 30, 2013)
December 31, 1961Republic of KoreaUtility Model Act (Act No. 952 of December 31, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 11962 of July 30, 2013)
January 28, 1957Republic of KoreaCopyright Act (Act No. 432 of January 28, 1957, as amended up to Act No. 11903 of July 16, 2013)
November 28, 1949Republic of KoreaTrademark Act (Act No. 71 of November 28, 1949, as amended up to Act No. 11962 of July 30, 2013)
March 7, 2008Republic of MoldovaLaw on the Protection of Inventions No. 50-XVI of March 7, 2008
July 6, 1994Republic of MoldovaLaw of the Republic of Moldova № 171 of July 6, 1994 on Trade Secrets (as amended through Law № 111 of May 17, 2012 on Amendments and Additions to certain legal acts of the Republic of Moldova)
 Russian FederationCivil Code of the Russian Federation (as amended up to 2014)
July 29, 2004Russian FederationFederal Law No. 98-FZ of July 29, 2004, on Trade Secrets (as amended up to Federal Law No. 200-FZ of July 11, 2011)
August 27, 2001Saint LuciaPatents Act 2001
February 15, 2001Saint LuciaProtection Against Unfair Competition Act 2001
May 25, 2005San MarinoLaw No. 79 of 25 May 2005 - Industrial Property Consolidation Act
September 12, 2001Sao Tome and PrincipeLaw No. 4/2001 of December 31, 2001 on Industrial Property
April 28, 2014SeychellesIndustrial Property Act, 2014 (Act No. 7 of 2014)
August 30, 1971South SudanPatent Law No. 58 of 1971
March 20, 1986SpainLaw No. 11/1986 of March 20, 1986 on Patents (as last amended by Law No. 14/2011 of June 1, 2011)
November 12, 2003Sri LankaIntellectual Property Act, No. 36 of 2003
August 30, 1971SudanPatent Law No. 58 of 1971
May 31, 1990SwedenAct on the Protection of Trade Secrets (1990:409)
October 5, 2001SwitzerlandFederal Act of October 5, 2001 on the Protection of Designs (status as of July 1, 2011)
October 9, 1992SwitzerlandFederal Act of October 9, 1992 on Copyright and Related Rights (status as of January 1, 2011)
August 28, 1992SwitzerlandFederal Act of August 28, 1992 on the Protection of Trademarks and Indications of Source (Status as of July 1, 2011)
June 25, 1954SwitzerlandFederal Act of June 25, 1954 on Patents for Inventions (status as of January 1, 2012)
June 18, 2008TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Commercial Secrets
April 12, 2002ThailandTrade Secrets Act B.E. 2545 (2002)
August 15, 2002TongaIndustrial Property (Amendment) Act 2002
2002TongaProtection Against Unfair Competition Act 2002
November 9, 1994TongaIndustrial Property Act 1994 (Act No. 19 of 1994)
November 9, 1994TongaIndustrial Property (Amendment) Act 2009 (Act No. 19 of 1994, as amended by Act No. 5 of November 5, 2009)
May 5, 2000Trinidad and TobagoIntellectual Property (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act of May 5, 2000
December 19, 2000TurkmenistanLaw of Turkmenistan No. 53-II of December 19, 2000, on Trade Secrets
April 25, 2009UgandaThe Trade Secrets Protection Act, 2009
 United KingdomThe Registered Designs Act 1949 (as consolidated 1979)
November 15, 1988United KingdomCopyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (Chapter 48)
 United States of AmericaPrioritizing Resources and Organization for Intellectual Property Act of 2008 (Public Law 110-403, 122 Stat. 4256)
 United States of AmericaU.S. Trademark Law: Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases, 37 C.F.R.2 et seq. & Federal Statues - Trademark Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et seq. & Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. Part 1 (Consolidated of the U.S. Trademark Law and Regulation as of November 2013)
 United States of AmericaUruguay Round Agreements Act (Public Law 103-465, 108 Stat. 4809)
 United States of AmericaTo Implement the North American Free Trade Agreement (Public Law No. 103-182, 107 Stat. 2057)
 United States of AmericaU.S. Patent Law, 35 U.S.C. §§ 1 et seq. (Consolidated Patent Laws as of May 2014)
September 25, 1998UruguayLaw No. 17.011 of September 25, 1998, Establishing Provisions on Trademarks
December 29, 2000VanuatuTrade Secret Act No. 52 of 2000
December 21, 1955Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Commercial Code of 1955
June 19, 2009Viet NamLaw No. 36/2009/QH12 of June 19, 2009, amending and supplementing a Number of Articles of the Law on Intellectual Property (promulgated by the Order No. 12/2009/L-CTN of June 29, 2009 of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam)
November 29, 2005Viet NamLaw No. 50/2005/QH11 of November 29, 2005, on Intellectual Property (promulgated by the Order No. 28/2005/L-CTN of December 12, 2005, of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam)
January 12, 2011YemenLaw No. 2 of 2011 on Patents, Utility Models, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits and Undisclosed Information
1931ZambiaThe Registration of Business Names Act (Chapter 389)

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextEntityTitle
July 28, 2003AlbaniaLaw No. 9121 of July 28, 2003 on Competition Protection
March 29, 1996AlbaniaLaw No. 8116 of March 29, 1996 on Code of Civil Procedure
August 5, 2009AlgeriaLaw No. 09-04 of 14 Sha'ban 1430 Corresponding to 5 August 2009 Containing Specific Rules on the Prevention and Fight Against Information Technologies and Communication's Crimes
April 21, 1990AlgeriaLabour Code Promulgated by Law No. 90-11 of 21 April 1990 on Labor Relations, as Supplemented and Amended up to 1997
June 8, 1966AlgeriaPenal Code (promulgated by Order No. 66-156 of 18 Safar 1386 corresponding to June 8, 1966) as amended and completed
May 13, 2003AngolaBasic Private Investment Law No. 11/03 of May 13, 2003
November 16, 2007Antigua and BarbudaInternational Trust Act 2007
December 18, 1996ArgentinaLaw No. 24.766 on Confidential Information
December 21, 1984ArgentinaPenal Code (Consolidated text of Law No. 11.179 approved by Decree No. 3992/84 of December 21, 1984, as last amended by Law No. 26.842 of December 19, 2012 on Prevention and Punishment of Human Trafficking and Assistance to Victims)
May 5, 1983ArgentinaLaw 22.802, Fair Trade, last updated by Law 26.422/2008
November 6, 2000ArmeniaLaw of the Republic of Armenia on Protection of Economic Competition (as last amended by Law HO-398-N of February 22, 2007)
May 5, 1998ArmeniaCivil Code of the Republic of Armenia (as last amended in 2010)
June 24, 2014AustraliaTelecommunications Act 1997 (as consolidated as of 24 June 2014)
May 31, 2010AustraliaFreedom of Information Amendment (Reform) Act 2010
March 23, 2006AustraliaStatute Law Revision Act 2006
July 6, 2005AustraliaStatute Law Revision Act 2005
August 16, 2004AustraliaUS Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act 2004
March 31, 1999AustraliaAgriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 1999
March 15, 1994AustraliaOlympic Insignia Protection Amendment Act 1994
March 15, 1994AustraliaAgricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Act 1994
December 24, 1992AustraliaAgricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992
March 4, 1991AustraliaGeneva Conventions Amendment Act 1991
May 26, 1987AustraliaOlympic Insignia Protection Act 1987 (No. 27 of 1987)
June 24, 1986AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 1) 1986
June 25, 1984AustraliaStatute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No. 1) 1984
April 26, 1984AustraliaAdvance Australia Logo Protection Act 1984
September 20, 1976AustraliaBoy Scouts' Association Act 1924
August 24, 1974AustraliaCompetition and Consumer Act 2010
August 8, 1974AustraliaMedicare Australia Act 1973
October 10, 1963AustraliaInternational Organizations (Privileges and Immunities) Act 1963
December 8, 1905AustraliaCommerce (Trade Descriptions) Act 1905
October 22, 1903AustraliaDefence Act 1903 (consolidated as of 14 January 2011)
December 30, 1999AzerbaijanCriminal Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan
June 2, 1995AzerbaijanLaw of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Unfair Competition
February 6, 2006BahamasStandards Act, 2006 (CH.338A)
October 21, 2008BangladeshRight to Information Ordinance, 2008
September 14, 1998BarbadosProtection Against Unfair Competition Act, 1998 (Act No. 20 of 1998)
December 7, 1998BelarusCivil Code of the Republic of Belarus № 218-Z of December 7, 1998
August 22, 1978BelgiumJuly 3, 1978 - Law on Employment Contracts (updated November 22, 2011)
June 8, 1867BelgiumJune 8, 1867 - Penal Code (updated January 1, 2012)
 BhutanPenal Code of Bhutan, 2004
December 4, 2013Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Law No. 453 General Law of the users and consumers rights
June 26, 2011Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Law of the Productive, Communal, and Agricultural Revolution
February 25, 1977Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Commercial Code: Decree Law No. 14 379 of 25 February 1977
2001BotswanaValue Added Tax Act, 2001 (Act No. 1 of 2001) (as amended up to Act No. 15 of 2006)
1985CanadaCompetition Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-34)
1985CanadaAccess to Information Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. A-1)
January 6, 2010Central African RepublicLaw No. 10.001 on the Central African Penal Code
July 31, 2002ChileLabour Code (Codified law approved by Decree-Law No. 1)
November 10, 1995ChileLaw No. 19.423 adding Provisions to Criminal Code regarding Offenses against the Respect and Protection of Private and Public, Personal and Family Life
March 7, 1994ChileLaw No. 19.301 amending various Laws relating to Stocks Market, Mutual Fund Management, Investment Funds, Pension Funds, Insurance Companies and others
May 28, 1993ChileLaw No. 19.223 on Categories of Computer-Related Offenses
January 19, 1990ChileAeronautical Code (Law No. 18.916, as last amended by Law No. 20477 of December 30, 2010)
October 21, 1981ChileSecurities Market Law (Law No. 18.045, as last amended by Law No. 20448 of August 13, 2010)
December 27, 1974ChileTax Code (promulgated by Decree-Law No. 830)
December 11, 1967ChileHealth Code (promulgated by Decree-Law No. 725)
December 19, 1944ChileCode of Military Justice (promulgated by Decree No. 2226)
June 15, 1943ChileOrganic Code of Tribunals (Law No. 7421, as last amended in 2011)
February 13, 1906ChileCode of Criminal Procedure (Law No. 1853, as last amended by Law No. 20217 of November 12, 2007)
1874ChileCriminal Code (Law No. 18.742, as last amended by Law No. 20526 of August 13, 2011)
November 23, 1865ChileCommercial Code (Law No. 1865, as last amended Law No. 20382 of October 20, 2009)
March 15, 1999ChinaContract Law of the People’s Republic of China (adopted by the National People’s Congress on March 15, 1999, and promulgated by the Presidential Order No. 15)
September 2, 1993ChinaLaw of September 2, 1993, of the People’s Republic of China Against Unfair Competition (promulgated by People's Republic of China Presidential Order No. 10)
April 9, 1991ChinaCivil Procedure Law of the People’s Republic of China (as amended by the Decision of August 31, 2012, on Amending the Civil Procedure Law of the People’s Republic of China)
April 12, 1986ChinaGeneral Principles of Civil Law
March 6, 2014ColombiaLaw No. 1712 by which the Law on Transparency and the Right to Access to the Public National Information is created and other provisions
June 14, 2013CroatiaMedical Products Act
July 13, 2007CroatiaData Secrecy Act and Act Amending the Data Secrecy Act (promulgated by Decrees Nos. 71-05-03/1-07-2 of July 18, 2007 and 71-05-03/1-12-2 of July 18, 2012, OG Nos. 79/07 & 86/2012)
June 21, 2007CroatiaMedicinal Products Act 2007 (promulgated by Decision No. 71-05-03/1-07-2 on June 27, 2007)
June 21, 2007CroatiaAct on Amendments and Supplements to the Medicinal Products Act (promulgated by Decision No. 011-01/09-01/71 on April 6, 2009)
2008CyprusThe Protection of Competition Law, 2008
1987CyprusTrade Descriptions Law of 1987 until 1992 (as last amended by Law No. 3 of 1992)
April 4, 2001Czech RepublicAct No. 143/2001 of April 4, 2001 on the Protection of Economic Competition and on Amendments to Certain Acts (as amended by Act No. 188/2011 Coll.)
November 5, 1991Czech RepublicLaw No. 513/1991 Coll., Commercial Code
February 24, 1964Czech RepublicCivil Code, No. 40 of 24 February 1964 (as amended)
June 6, 1991DenmarkLaw No. 347 of June 6, 1991 on the amendment on publicity in the administration and on the law of the administration
December 19, 1985DenmarkThe Danish Access to Public Administration Files Act (Disclosure Act)
December 21, 2008DjiboutiLaw No. 28/AN/08/6th L on the Protection, Repression of Fraud & Consumer Protection
January 16, 2007Dominican RepublicLaw No. 42-08 on Defense of Competition
July 24, 2006Dominican RepublicLaw No. 340-06 on Procurement and Contracts of Goods, Services, Works and Concessions
July 26, 2005Dominican RepublicGeneral Law No. 358-05 on the Protection of the Rights of the Consumer or User
July 13, 2004Dominican RepublicGeneral Law No. 200-04 on Free Access to Public Information
July 2, 2002Dominican RepublicLaw No. 76-02 Establishing the Criminal Procedure Code of the Dominican Republic
August 20, 1884Dominican RepublicPenal code of Dominican Republic
 EcuadorLaw of Transparency and Access to Public Information
September 29, 2011EcuadorOrganic Law for Regulation and Control of Market Power (Antitrust Law)
December 16, 2010EcuadorOrganic Code for Production, Trade, and Investment
March 24, 2010EcuadorLaw on the National System of Public Data Record
September 10, 2009EcuadorLaw on Public Safety and the State
March 17, 2004EcuadorConsolidated Text of Agricultural Laws
April 17, 2002EcuadorLaw on E-commerce, Electronic Signatures and Data Messages
 EgyptLaw No. 131 of 1948 Issuing the Civil Code
May 22, 2008EgyptLaw No. 120 of 2008 Establishing Economic Courts
May 17, 1999EgyptLaw No. 17 of 1999 on Commerce
July 31, 1937EgyptLaw No. 58 of 1937 Issuing the Penal Code (as amended up to Law No. 95 of 2003)
November 10, 2006Equatorial GuineaHydrocarbons Law of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea
November 6, 2011EstoniaDatabases Act, 1997
February 23, 2011EstoniaGeneral Code of Economic Activities Act, 2011
January 25, 2007EstoniaState Secrets And Classified Information Of Foreign States Act (as amended up to RT I, 22.12.2011, 2)
December 16, 2004EstoniaMedicinal Products Act (as amended up to Act RT I, 02.02.2011, 2)
February 11, 2004EstoniaConsumer Protection Act, 2004
February 20, 2002EstoniaTaxation Act (as amended up to Act RT I, 22.12.2011, 3)
June 5, 2001EstoniaCompetition Act (as amended up to Act RT I, 05.07.2013, 1)
December 19, 1995EstoniaMedicinal Products Act, 1995
December 16, 2002European Union (EU)Council Regulation (EC) No. 1/2003 of 16 December 2002 on the implementation of the rules on competition laid down in Articles 81 and 82 of the Treaty
October 24, 1995European Union (EU)Directive No. 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data
May 21, 1999FinlandAct on the Openness of Government Activities 21.5.1999/621 (as amended up to Act No. 374 of May 14, 2010)
December 22, 1978FinlandUnfair Business Practices Act 22.12.1978/1061
November 21, 1994GabonLaw No. 3/94 of November 21, 1994 establishing the Labour Code (as amended by the Law No. 12/2000 of October 12, 2000)
October 5, 2007GambiaCompetition Act, 2007
December 28, 2004GambiaIncome and Sales Tax Act, 2004
July 23, 1999GeorgiaAdministrative Procedures Code of Georgia
July 22, 1999GeorgiaCriminal Code
June 26, 1997GeorgiaCivil Code
October 29, 1996GeorgiaLaw on State Secrets
September 5, 2005GermanyFederal Act Governing Access to Information held by the Federal Government (Freedom of Information Act, as amended by Act of August 7, 2013)
July 3, 2004GermanyAct Against Unfair Competition (version published on March 3, 2010)
June 27, 2000GermanyLaw on Distance Contracts and other Matters of the Law relating to Consumers as well as on the Conversion of Provisions to Euro
June 22, 1998GermanyLaw to Reform the Law relating to Merchants and Firms and to Amend other Provisions of Commercial and Company Law (Commercial Law Reform Law)
June 7, 1909GermanyAct Against Unfair Competition (as amended up to Law of October 1, 2013)
December 19, 2000GhanaProtection against Unfair Competition Act, 2000 (Act 589)
May 2, 1973GhanaStandards Authority Act, 1973 ( N.R.C.D.173), made on 2nd May, 1973
June 28, 2002GreeceLaw 3028/2002 on the Protection of Antiquities And Cultural Heritage In General
December 16, 1913GreeceLaw 146/1914 on Unfair Competition
May 14, 2008GrenadaElectronic Transaction Act
August 4, 2000GrenadaTelecommunications Act 2000
 GuyanaCompetition and Fair Trading Act 2006
February 20, 2007HondurasCivil Procedure Code (approved by Decree No. 211-2006)
2000Hong Kong, ChinaBroadcasting Ordinance (Chapter 562)
1995Hong Kong, ChinaPersonal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Chapter 486)
June 25, 1996HungaryLaw No. LVII of 1996 on the Prohibition of Unfair Market Practices and Restriction of Competition (consolidated version effective as of January 1, 2007)
1978HungaryAct No. IV of 1978 on the Criminal Code
1959HungaryAct No. IV of 1959 on the Civil Code of the Republic of Hungary
April 19, 1999IsraelCommercial Torts Law, 5759-1999
April 1, 1981IsraelConsumer Protection Law, 5741-1981
January 14, 2013ItalyLaw No. 9 of January 14, 2013, laying down Provisions for the Quality and the Transparency of the Supply Chain of Virgin Olive Oil
September 6, 2005ItalyConsumer Code (Legislative Decree No. 206 of September 6, 2005)
October 10, 1990ItalyLaw No. 287 of October 10, 1990 containing Rules on Protection of Competition
October 19, 1930ItalyPenal Code (approved by Royal Decree No. 1398 of October 19, 1930)
 JamaicaThe Fair Competition Act
May 15, 1962JapanLaw against Unjustifiable Premiums and Misleading Representations (Act No. 134 of May 15, 1962, as last amended by Act No. 49 of June 5, 2009)
October 21, 1947JapanNational Public Service Act (Act No.120 of October 21, 1947 as last amended by Act No.42 of 2012)
2000JordanLaw No. 16 of 2000 Amending Customs Law
1998JordanLaw No. 20 of 1998 on Customs
 KazakhstanCivil Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan (general part)
July 16, 1997KazakhstanCriminal Code of The Republic of Kazakhstan
September 9, 1996KuwaitLaw No. 56 of 1996 promulgating the Industrial Law
October 15, 1980KuwaitTrademark Law (Articles 61-95 of Trade Law, promulgated by Legislative Decree No. 68 of 1980)
October 15, 1980KuwaitKuwaiti Trade Law No. 68 of 1980
October 8, 1999KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on the Scientific and Technical Information System (as amended up to Law No. 170 of October 10, 2012)
March 30, 1998KyrgyzstanLaw of the Kyrgyz Republic on Commercial Secrets (as amended up to Law No. 192 of June 26, 2009)
January 5, 1998KyrgyzstanCivil Code of the Kyrgyz Republic (Part II, Section V, as amended up to Law No. 32 of February 25, 2013)
February 4, 2004Lao People's Democratic RepublicDecree No. 15 /PMO on Trade Competition
June 18, 1997LatviaExcerpt of the Law of June 18, 1997 on Competition
 LesothoLesotho Labour Code (Order No. 24 of 1992)
December 13, 2000LesothoLesotho Telecommunications Authority (Administrative, Procedural and Service Provision) Rules 2000
October 22, 1992LiechtensteinLaw against Unfair Competition
June 24, 1987LiechtensteinCriminal Code
March 14, 1949LiechtensteinLaw on the State Protection
January 20, 1926LiechtensteinLaw on Persons and Companies
March 23, 1999LithuaniaLaw on Competition No. VIII-1099, of March 23, 1999 (as last amended on April 21, 2011 – No XI-1347)
July 18, 2003LuxembourgAct of 18 July 2003 amending the Act of September 2, 1993 creating the conditions for application, 1. the amended Law of 17 June 1970 concerning restrictive business practices, 2. Regulation No. 17 of the Council of the European Community of 6 February 1962, in implementation of Articles 85 and 86 of the Treaty of Rome 3. Regulation (EEC) No 4064/89 of 21 December 1989 on the control of concentrations between undertakings
May 14, 1992LuxembourgLaw of 27 November 1986 regulating certain trade practices and penalizing unfair competition, as amended by the Law of 14 May 1992
July 27, 2005MadagascarLaw No. 2005-020 on Competition
1998MalawiCompetition and Fair Trading Act
August 30, 2006MalaysiaElectronic Commerce Act 2006
January 14, 2002MalaysiaIntellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia Act 2002 (as at 1 January 2006)
June 18, 1997MalaysiaDigital Signature Act 1997 (Act 562)
August 3, 1961MaliPenal Code (Law No. 61-99 AN-RM of August 3, 1961)
July 9, 1983MauritaniaOrdinance 83-162 of 09 July 1983 concerning the Imposition of a Criminal Code
August 8, 2002MauritiusProtection Against Unfair Practices (Industrial Property Rights) Act 2002
December 22, 1992MexicoFederal Law on Consumer Protection (as amended up to June 4, 2014)
June 6, 2010MongoliaLaw of Mongolia on Competition 2010
April 19, 2002MongoliaDrugs Act
January 10, 2002MongoliaCriminal Code of Mongolia
November 30, 2007MoroccoLaw No. 66-99 on Archives (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-07-167 of 19 Kaada 1428 (30 November 2007))
June 5, 2000MoroccoLaw No. 06-99 on Free Pricing and Competition (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-00-225 of 2 Rabii I 1421 (June 5, 2000))
September 10, 1993MoroccoLaw No. 1-93-162 Organizing the Practice of the Profession of Attorney (promulgated by Dahir of 22 Rabi I 1414 (September 10, 1993 ))
February 24, 1958MoroccoGeneral Civil Service Regulation Act (promulgated by Dahir No. 1-58-008 of 4 Shaban 1377 (February 24, 1958))
October 28, 2009NamibiaCommunications Act, 2009 (Act No. 8 of 2009)
December 19, 2004NamibiaCompanies Act, 2004 (Act No. 28 of 2004)
August 13, 2003NamibiaMedicines and Related Substances Control Act, 2003 (Act No. 13 of 2003)
August 13, 2003NamibiaMedicines and Related Substances Control Amendment Act, 2007 (Act No. 8 of 2007)
April 3, 2003NamibiaCompetition Act, 2003 (Act No. 2 of 2003)
August 26, 2007NepalCompetition Promotion and Market Protection Act, 2063 (2007)
December 17, 2013New ZealandFair Trading Amendment Act 2013
December 9, 1994New ZealandMedicines Amendment Act 1994
May 17, 1993New ZealandPrivacy Act 1993 (reprint as at 1 January 2014)
October 23, 1981New ZealandMedicines Act 1981(Reprint at at 5 August 2013)
November 13, 2007NicaraguaCriminal Code (Law No. 641)
May 18, 2000NicaraguaLaw Regulating Administrative Disputes Jurisdiction (Law No. 350 of 2000)
August 25, 1993NigeriaPersonal Income Tax (PITA) Decree No. 104 of 1993
June 19, 2009NorwayNature Diversity Act (Act No. 100 of June 19, 2009 relating to the Management of Biological, Geological and Landscape Diversity)
July 4, 2003NorwayLaw No. 83 of July 4, 2003 on Electronic Communications
February 1, 1996PanamaLaw No. 29 of 1 February 1996 enacting Rules to Protect Competition and adopting other measures
 PhilippinesAn Act Amending Certain Sections of the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997, as Amended, by Excluding Several Services from the Coverage of the Value-Added Tax and Re-imposing the Gross Receipts Tax on Banks and Non-Bank Financial Intermediaries Performing Quasi-Banking Functions and Other Non-Bank Financial Intermediaries Beginning January 01, 2004 ( Republic Act No. 9238)
 PhilippinesForeign Investments Act of 1991 (Republic Act No. 7042)
May 24, 2005PhilippinesAn Act Amending Section 27, 28, 34, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 119, 121, 148, 151, 236, 237, and 288 of the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997, as Amended, and For other Purpose ( Republic Act No. 9337)
January 1, 1997PhilippinesExpanded Value-Added Tax Law and Other Pertinent Provisions of the National Internal Revenue Code, as Amended (Republic Act No. 8241)
May 5, 1994PhilippinesAn Act Restructing The Value Added Tax (Vat) System, Widening Its Tax Base and Enhancing Its Administration, and for these Purposes Amending and Repealing the Relevant Provisions of the National Internal Revenue Code, as Amended, and for other Purposes (Republic Act No. 7716)
April 13, 1992PhilippinesConsumer Act of the Philippines (Republic Act No. 7394)
October 26, 1990PhilippinesToxic Substances and Hazardous and Nuclear Wastes Control Act of 1990 (Republic Act No. 6969)
December 8, 1930PhilippinesThe Revised Penal Code (Act No. 3815 of December 8, 1930)
April 16, 1993PolandLaw of April 16, 1993, on Combating Unfair Competition
May 13, 2002Republic of KoreaFair Transactions in Franchise Business Act (Act No. 6704 of May 13, 2002, as amended up to Act No. 10168 of March 22, 2010)
February 3, 2001Republic of KoreaAct on the Investigation of Unfair International Trade Practices and Remedy Against Injury to the Industry (Act No. 6417 of February 3, 2001, as amended up to Act No. 10230 of April 5, 2010)
February 5, 1999Republic of KoreaFair Labeling and Advertising Act (Act No. 5814 of February 5, 1999, as amended up to Act No. 12096 of August 13, 2013)
December 8, 1992Republic of KoreaAct on the Layout-Design of Semiconductor Integrated Circuits (Act No. 4526 of December 8, 1992, as amended up to Act No. 12289 of January 21, 2014)
December 31, 1980Republic of KoreaMonopoly Regulation and Fair Trade Act (Act No. 3320 of December 31, 1980, as amended up to Act No. 11937 of July 16, 2013)
December 30, 1961Republic of KoreaUnfair Competition Prevention and Trade Secret Protection Act (Act No. 911 of December 30, 1961, as amended up to Act No. 11112 of December 2, 2011)
August 28, 1957Republic of KoreaAgrochemicals Control Act (Act No. 445 of August 28, 1957, as last amended by Act No. 9658 of May 8, 2009)
July 15, 2004Republic of MoldovaCode of Science & Innovation of the Republic of Moldova No. 259-XV of July 15, 2004
May 30, 2003Republic of MoldovaLaw on the Civil Procedure Code of the Republic of Moldova No. 225-XV of May 30, 2003
July 20, 2000Republic of MoldovaLaw on Custom Code No. 1149-XIV of July 20, 2000
April 10, 1996RomaniaLaw No. 21 of April 10, 1996 on Competition
January 29, 1991RomaniaLaw No. 11 of January 29, 1991 on the Repression of Unfair Competition
June 21, 1968RomaniaPenal Code (Extract)
July 26, 2006Russian FederationFederal Law No. 135-FZ of July 26, 2006 on the Protection of Competition (as last amended on December 6, 2011)
May 12, 2010RwandaLaw No. 18/2010 of 12/05/2010 Relating to Electronic Messages, Electronic Signatures and Electronic Transactions
November 22, 2000Saint LuciaTelecommunications Act of 2000
January 27, 2006San MarinoLaw No. 19 of January 27, 2006 - Promotion of industrial research, pre-competitive development, innovation and technology transfer
April 12, 2011Saudi ArabiaPenal Law on Dissemination and Disclosure of Classified Information and Documents (promulgated by Royal Decree No. M/35 of 8/5/1432H (April 12, 2011)
April 20, 2002Saudi ArabiaLaw on Trade in Agricultural Fertilizers (promulgated by Royal Decree No. M/4 of 08.02.1423H (April 20, 2002))
November 30, 2007SenegalLaw No. 2008-10 on the Orientation Law on the Information Society
September 29, 2011SerbiaLaw on the Protection of Trade Secrets
November 9, 2010SeychellesSeychelles Investment Act, 2010
December 30, 2009SeychellesBusiness Tax Act, 2009
October 29, 2013Sierra LeoneThe Right to Access Information Act, 2013 (Act No. 2 of 2013)
August 27, 2009Sierra LeoneThe Bankruptcy Act, 2009
July 10, 2009Sierra LeoneThe Good and Services Tax Act, 2009
December 7, 2004Sierra LeoneThe Public Procurement Act, 2004
February 18, 1994SingaporeControl of Plant Act (Chapter 57A)
1975SingaporeMedicines Act (Chapter 176)
March 11, 2004SlovakiaAct No. 215/2004 Z.z. on the protection of classified information and amending some laws (as amended in 2011)
September 7, 2007SloveniaPenal Code of the Republic of Slovenia|(Official Gazette RS, No 55/2208)
April 18, 2006South AfricaElectronic Communications Act 2005 (Act No. 36 of 2005)
December 30, 2002South AfricaInternational Trade Administration Act 2002 (Act No.71 of 2002)
May 1, 2000South AfricaIndependent Communications Authority of South Africa Act 2000 (Act No. 13 of 2000, as amended up to Independent Communications Authority of South Africa Amendment Act 2006)
February 2, 2000South AfricaPromotion of Access to Information Act 2000 (Act No. 2 of 2000)
November 29, 1995South AfricaLabor Relations Act 1995 (Act No. 66 of 1995, as amended up to Prevention and Combating of Corrupt Activities Act 2004)
May 17, 1989South AfricaLiquor Products Act 1989 (Act No. 60 of 1989, as amended by Liquor Products Amendment Act 1993)
December 30, 2009SpainLaw No. 3/1991 of January 10, 1991 on Unfair Competition (as last amended by the Law No. 29/2009 of December 30, 2009)
May 20, 2009SwedenPublic Access and Secrecy Act (2009:400)
June 18, 2008SwedenCompetition Act (2008:579)
April 29, 1998SwedenPersonal Records Act (1998:204)
December 19, 2008SwitzerlandSwiss Civil Procedure Code of December 19, 2008 (as amended up to July 1, 2014)
March 21, 2003SwitzerlandFederal Law of March 21, 2003 on the Application of Genetic Engineering in Non-Human (status as of November 28, 2010)
December 15, 2000SwitzerlandFederal Law of December 15, 2000 on Medicinal Products and Medical Devices (status as of October 1, 2010)
March 24, 2000SwitzerlandLaw of March 24, 2000 on the Personnel of the Confederation (status as of January 1, 2012)
April 30, 1997SwitzerlandLaw of April 30, 1997 on Telecommunications (status as of July 1, 2010)
March 24, 1995SwitzerlandLaw of March 24, 1995 amending Federal Law of December 19, 1986 on Unfair Competition
June 18, 1993SwitzerlandFederal Law of December 19, 1986 on Unfair Competition (Amendment of June 18, 1993)
December 21, 1937SwitzerlandSwiss Criminal Code of December 21, 1937 (status as of July 16, 2012)
 Syrian Arab RepublicCivil Law promulgated by Legislative Decree No. 84 of 5/18/1949
April 12, 2010Syrian Arab RepublicLabour Law No. 17 of 2010
May 12, 2007TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Investments
July 28, 2006TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Competition and Restriction of Monopolistic Activity in Commodity Markets
March 1, 2005TajikistanCivil Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (Part III)
August 6, 2001TajikistanLaw of the Republic of Tajikistan on Informatization
December 11, 1999TajikistanCivil Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (Part II)
June 30, 1999TajikistanCivil Code of the Republic of Tajikistan (part I)
May 21, 1998TajikistanCriminal Code of the Republic of Tajikistan
April 30, 1979ThailandConsumer Protection Act, B.E. 2522 (1979)
July 30, 1926ThailandCustoms Act B.E. 2469 (1926)(consolidated as of 2005)
July 23, 1996the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaPenal Code
March 30, 2009Timor-LestePenal Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 19/2009)
June 25, 2008Timor-LesteTaxes and Duties Act (Law No. 8/2008 of June 30, 2008)
August 7, 1996Trinidad and TobagoProtection Against Unfair Competition Act, 1996
January 8, 2008TunisiaLaw No. 2008-1 dated January 8, 2008, ِِAmending and Supplementing the Telecommunications Code promulgated by law No. 2001-1 of 15 January 2001
June 6, 2005TunisiaLaw No. 2005-46 of June 6, 2005, approving the reorganization of some provisions Penal Code and Writing
January 15, 2001TunisiaLaw No. 1 of 2001 dated 15 January 2001 Concerning The Issuance of the Telecommunications Code
January 21, 1976TunisiaLaw No. 76-18 of January 21, 1976, revising and codifying the laws of foreign exchange and foreign trade governing relations between Tunisia and the foreign countries
July 24, 1968TunisiaCode of Criminal Procedure, Law No. 68-23 of July 24, 1968, revising the Code of Criminal Procedure
December 30, 2008TuvaluTobacco Control Act
June 27, 2006TuvaluFood Safety Act 2006
May 19, 1995UgandaThe National Environment Act
January 16, 2003UkraineEconomic Code of Ukraine
June 7, 1996UkraineLaw on Protection Against Unfair Competition (as last amended 18 December 2008)
December 14, 2014United Arab EmiratesFederal Law No. 7 of 2008 on the National Center for Documentation and Research
October 25, 1968United KingdomThe Medicines Act 1968 (Ch. 67)
 United States of AmericaBiologics Price Competition and Innovation Act of 2009 (Public Law 111–148, 124 Stat. 119)
 United States of AmericaSection 355 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, 21 U.S.C.§ 355
 United States of AmericaCode of Federal Regulations, Title 19, Customs Duties (Revised as of April 1, 2012)
October 12, 2011United States of AmericaUnited States–Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
October 12, 2011United States of AmericaUnited States– Panama Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act (Public Law 112-43, 125 Stat. 497)
January 5, 2009United States of AmericaFederal Alcohol Administration Act, 27 U.S.C. § 205
January 5, 2009United States of AmericaComputer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986, 18 U.S.C. § 1030
January 5, 2009United States of AmericaNational Stolen Property Act of 1948, 18 U.S.C. § 2314
September 27, 2007United States of AmericaFood and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 (Public Law 110-85, 121 Stat. 823)
January 3, 2007United States of AmericaTariff Act of 1930, 19 U.S.C. § 1337
December 31, 2004United States of AmericaFederal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, 21 U.S.C. §§ 301 et seq.
October 11, 1996United States of AmericaEconomic Espionage Act of 1996, 18 U.S.C. §§ 1831 et seq.
December 25, 2007UzbekistanTax Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan 2007 (Extract)
May 25, 2000UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No.69-II of May 25, 2000 on the Guarantees of Freedom of Entrepreneurial Activity (as consolidated by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. ZRU-328 of May 2, 2012)
December 24, 1998UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 719-I of December 24, 1998 on Investment Activity (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 59 of October 10, 2006)
April 30, 1998UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 609-I of April 30, 1998 on Foreign Investments (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 832-I of August 20, 1999)
April 24, 1997UzbekistanLaw of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 402-I of April 24, 1997 on the Protection of Professional Activity of the Journalist (Extract)
August 29, 1996UzbekistanCivil Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan 1996 (Extract) (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 312 of December 26, 2011)
September 22, 1994UzbekistanPenal Code of the Republic of Uzbekistan 1994 (as last amended by the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 93 of April 25, 2007)
December 20, 1972Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Articles 45 to 50 of the Law on Chattel Mortgages and Non-dispossessory Pledges
December 3, 2004Viet NamCompetition Law No. 27/2004/QH11
June 9, 2000Viet NamLaw No. 21/2000/QH 10 on Science and Technology
December 21, 1999Viet NamCriminal Code

IP Laws: issued by the Executive

Date of TextEntityTitle
July 19, 2003AlgeriaOrdinance No. 03-07 of 19 Joumada El Oula 1424 corresponding to July 19, 2003 on Patents
October 4, 2006AngolaCustoms Code (approved by Executive Decree No. 5/06 of October 4, 2006)
April 20, 1998BrazilDecree No. 2.556 of April 20, 1998 (Protection of Intellectual Property of Software)
April 16, 1998BrazilDecree No. 2.553 of April 16, 1998 (Implementation of Articles 75, 88 to 93 of Law No. 9.279 of May 14, 1996 on Industrial Property)
October 18, 2004ChileDecree-Law No. 211 of 1973 on Protection of Free Competition (Codified law approved by Decree-Law No. 1)
April 13, 2012ColombiaDecree No. 0733 of April 13, 2012, establishing the Publication of Applications of General Interest and Pharmacological Evaluation of Veterinary Drugs submitted to the National Institute for Food and Drug Control INVIMA
April 13, 2012ColombiaDecree No. 0727 of 2012 amending Article 5 of Decree No. 502 of 2003
April 13, 2012ColombiaDecree No. 0729 of 2012 partially regulating Decisions 486 and 689 of the Commission of the Andean Community
December 13, 2000ColombiaDecree No. 2591 of 2000 (December 13) - By which is partially regulated Decision 486 of the Andean Community Commission
May 17, 2001CongoDecree No. 2001-238 of May 17, 2001 on the Protection of Industrial Property
May 14, 1983CubaDecree-Law No. 68 (May 14, 1983) on Inventions, Scientific Discoveries, Industrial Designs, Trademarks and Appellations of Origin
May 1950HondurasCommercial Code (approved by Decree No. 73-50)
April 26, 2004IraqOrder No. 81 Patent, Industrial Design, Undisclosed Information, Integrated Circuits And Plant Variety Law.
March 1, 1943LebanonLegislative Decree No. 340 of March 1, 1943 On the Criminal Code
August 2, 1999Macao, ChinaCommercial Code (as approved by Decree-Law No. 40/99/M of August 3, 1999, and as amended up to Law No. 16/2009 of August 10, 2009, on Amendments to the Commercial Code)
July 31, 1989MadagascarOrdinance No. 89-019 Establishing Arrangements for the Protection of Industrial Property (of July 31, 1989)
May 12, 2008OmanIndustrial Property Rights and their Enforcement for the Sultanate of Oman (Royal Decree No. 67/2008)
April 13, 2001PakistanTrade Marks Ordinance, 2001
June 27, 2008PeruResolution approving the Complementary Provisions to Decision 486 of the Andean Community Commission establishing the Common Regime on Industrial Property (Legislative Decree No. 1075 of June 27, 2008)
April 16, 1996PeruAttributions and Faculties, rules and organization of INDECOPI (Legislative Decree No. 807 of Apri 16, 1996)
November 17, 2009QatarLaw No.21 of 2009 issuing the Income Tax Law
August 5, 2009QatarEmiri Decree No. 53 of 2009 establishing the Center for the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights
March 2, 2005QatarLaw No. 5 of the year 2005 on Protection of Secrets of Trade
May 25, 2002QatarLaw No. 5 of 2002 Issuing the Commercial Companies Law
June 6, 2001RomaniaDecree No. 403 of June 6, 2001 promulgating the Law amending and supplementing Law No. 11/1991 on the Repression of Unfair Competition
July 8, 1975SwazilandIncome Tax Order, 1975
August 18, 2008Timor-LesteDecree-Law No. 32/2008 of August 27, 2008 on Administrative Procedure

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextEntityTitle
February 15, 2001AlbaniaDecision of the Council of Ministers No. 72 on the Approval of the Regulations Concerning the Protection of Plant Varieties. Dated 15 February 2001
August 2, 2005AlgeriaExecutive Decree No. 05-275 of 26 Jumada Ethania 1426 corresponding to August 2, 2005, laying down the Procedures for Filing and Issuance of Patents
August 30, 1999ArgentinaResolution No. 350/99 of August 30, 1999 of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Food (SAGPyA), approving the Manual of Procedures, Criteria and Scope for the Registration of Phytosanitary Products in the Republic of Argentina
June 25, 1999ArgentinaRegulation No. 3.185/99 of the National Medicines, Food and Medical Technology Authority (ANMAT) approving the technical recommendations contained in the "Timeline for - requirements for equivalence studies in significant health-risk drugs"
April 29, 2010ArmeniaRules on Decision of Level of Secrecy of, Use of, Provision of Information on and Publication of Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial designs Containing State and Official Secrets
June 8, 2010AustraliaTrade Practices Regulations 1974
March 22, 2007AustraliaIntellectual Property Legislation Amendment Regulations 2007 (No.1)
January 12, 2001AustraliaProtection of Word "Anzac" Regulations 1921
October 30, 1995AustraliaTrade Practices Regulations (Amendment) (Statutory Rules 1995 No. 330)
August 9, 1995AustraliaTrade Practices Regulations (Amendment) (Statutory Rules 1995 No. 248)
November 30, 1993AustraliaHealth Insurance Commission Regulations 1993
September 7, 1962AustraliaProtection of Word Anzac Regulations (Statutory Rules 1962, No. 79)
April 30, 1959AustraliaProtection of World Anzac Regulations (Statutory Rules 1959, No. 29)
January 13, 1943AustraliaNational Security (Industrial Property) Regulations
July 4, 1940AustraliaNational Security (Supplementary) Regulations
January 6, 1921AustraliaProtection of Word Anzac Regulations
February 16, 2001BarbadosProclamation S.I. 2001, No. 20 of February 16, 2001 of the Protection Against Unfair Competition Act (Act 1998-20)
April 15, 2009BelarusResolution of the Committee on Science and Technologies under the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 6 of 15 April 2009 on the approval of the Instruction on the procedure of registration of license agreements, assignment agreements of rights to objects of industrial property law and agreements of comprehensive entrepreneurial license (franchise)
March 21, 2009BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 346 of March 21, 2009 on Registration of License Agreements, Contracts for Assignment of Industrial Property Rights and Contracts of Complex Entrepreneurial License (Franchise)
March 21, 2009BelarusResolution of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus No. 346 of March 21, 2009, on Registration of License Agreements, Contracts for Assignment of Industrial Property Rights and Contracts of Complex Entrepreneurial License (Franchise)(as amended up to May 30, 2013).
2001BhutanIndustrial Property Rules, 2001
April 25, 1997Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Supreme Decree No. 24.582 of April 25, 1997 - Software Regulations
December 27, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaRegulation on the Procedure for the Recognition of Topographies of Integrated Circuits
December 10, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaRegulation on the Procedure for the Grant of Trademarks
December 16, 2004Bosnia and HerzegovinaDecision on Implementing Regulations of the Law on Customs Policy of Bosnia and Herzegovina
September 23, 2008BrazilINPI Resolution No. 187/08 of September 23, 2008 (Procedures for Registration of Topographies)
July 14, 1998BrazilINPI Resolution No. 58/98 (Rules and Procedures for Registration of Software)
December 20, 2008BulgariaRegulation on the Secret Patents
July 12, 2006CambodiaSub-Decree on the Implementation of the Law concerning Mark, Trade Names and Acts of Unfair Competition of the Kingdom of Cambodia
March 20, 1986CanadaTechnical Data Control Regulations (SOR/86-345)
1978CanadaFood and Drug Regulations (C.R.C., c. 870)
July 5, 1995ChileDecree No. 1.876 approving Regulations for the National System for Control of Pharmaceutical Products, Food for Medical Use and Cosmetics
March 25, 2010ChinaInterim Regulations of March 25, 2010, on the Protection of Commercial Secrets of Central State-Owned Enterprises (promulgated by Order No. 41 of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council)
November 26, 2008ChinaAdministrative Measures for the Storage of Bacterial (Viral) Strains of Animal Pathogenic Microorganisms
April 8, 1999ChinaMeasures of Intellectual Property Management for Higher Education Institution
December 3, 1998ChinaSeveral Provisions on Prohibiting Infringements upon Trade Secrets
May 20, 1997ChinaRegulations on Protection of Traditional Arts and Crafts
November 28, 2008Costa RicaDecree No. 34927-J-COMEX-S-MAG, Regulation of the Undisclosed Information Law
October 3, 2003Costa RicaRegulation for the Access to Genetic and Biochemical Resources and Elements of Biodiversity (Executive Decree No. 31514-MINAE)
2004CroatiaRegulations on the Protection of Topographies of Semiconductor Products and Regulations supplementing the Regulations on the Protection of Topographies of Semiconductor Products (OG Nos. 72/2004 & 117/2007)
February 28, 2002CubaResolution No. 21/2002 of February 28, 2002 on the National Industrial Property System
March 13, 1995DenmarkOrder on Marketing Authorization for Medicinal Products
February 23, 2006Dominican RepublicDecree No. 63-06 approving the Regulation of Purchases and Contracts for Services, Goods, Works and Concessions
July 10, 1998Dominican RepublicDecree No. 262-98 Establishing the Regulation of Procurement and Contracting of Goods and Services of Public Administration
January 25, 1999EcuadorRegulations under the Law on Intellectual Property
October 13, 2005EgyptDecree No. 770 of 2005 of the Minister of Foreign Trade and Industry, Issuing the Regulation to Implement Law No.118 of 1975 on Import and Export and the Inspection and Control Procedures of Imported and Exported Goods
September 28, 1994El SalvadorRegulations of the Law to Promote and Protect Intellectual Property Rights (Executive Decree No. 35 of 28 September 1994)
November 14, 1934El SalvadorRegulations for the Law on the Use and Registration of Coffee and Balsam Trademarks (Executive Decree No. 789 of 14 November 1934)
January 3, 2012EstoniaRegulation on the Format and the Procedure of Completion of patent Specification adopted on 03/01/2012
December 28, 2004EstoniaRegulation No. 221 of the Minister of Economic Affairs and Communications of 28 December 2004. Requirements for Content and Format of Patent Applications and Procedure for Filing of Patent Applications with Patent Office
March 4, 1999EstoniaRegulation of the Minister of Economic Affairs on Confirming Implementing Regulations Derived from the Layout-Design of Integrated Circuit Protection Act of 4 March 1999
December 29, 1998EstoniaRegulation on the Procedures for the Publication of Patent Applications, 1998
November 12, 1999FinlandDecree on the Openness of Government Activities and on Good Practice in Information Management
June 27, 2008FranceDecree No. 2008-624 of June 27, 2008, implementing Law No. 2007-1544 of October 29, 2007, relating to the Fight against Counterfeiting and amending the Intellectual Property Code
December 30, 2005FranceDecree No. 2005-1756 of December 30,2005 laying down the List and the Jurisdiction of Special Courts in Competition matters, Industrial property and Insolvency
April 10, 1995FranceDecree No. 95-385 of April 10, 1995, Concerning the Regulatory Part of the Intellectual Property Code and its Annex: Intellectual Property Code (Regulatory Part)
2010GambiaIndustrial Property Regulations 2010
March 18, 2002GuatemalaGovernment Decision No. 89-2002, Regulations under the Industrial Property Law
July 6, 2007HondurasRegulation implementing Law for the Defense and Promotion of Competition (approved by Agreement No. 001-2007)
2008HungaryGovernment Decree No. 141 of 2008 (V. 16.) on the Detailed Rules of the Procedure to Declare a Patent Application a State Secret (consolidated text as of January 1, 2011)
September 24, 1990IraqInstructions No. 1 of 1990 implementing Law No. 65 of 1970 on Patents, Industrial Designs
October 28, 1999IsraelCommercial Torts Regulations (Remedies and Procedures), 5760-1999, as consolidated 2014
March 29, 1968IsraelPatents Regulations (Office Practice, Rules of Procedure, Documents and Fees), 5728-1968 (as consolidated 2014)
January 13, 2010ItalyDecree No. 33 of January 13, 2010 (Regulations for Implementation of the Industrial Property Code)
May 23, 1986JapanLaw on Exceptional Provisions for the Registration of Program Works (Act No. 65 of May 23, 1986, as last amended by Law No. 53 of June 19, 2009)
January 5, 2011KyrgyzstanThe Procedure of Management (Administration) of the State Register of Secret Inventions the Kyrgyzs Republic
January 30, 2001LiechtensteinRegulation on the Protection of Topographies of Semiconductor Products
December 14, 1999LiechtensteinRegulation on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (Copyright Regulation)
October 19, 1977LiechtensteinOrdinance to the Federal Patent Act of Switzerland
April 10, 2001LithuaniaOrder No. 65 of the Minister of Justice Establishing the Procedure of the Granting of the Permission for Use of Lithuanian State Symbolic in Trademarks and Firm Names, adopted on 10 April 2001
February 12, 2001LithuaniaGovernmental Resolution No. 155 on the Order of Granting the Permission for Use of Lithuanian State Symbolic in Trademarks and Firm Names, adopted on 12 February 2001
July 31, 1999MalaysiaTrade Descriptions (Assignation of the Meaning of the Expression Y2K) Order 1999
1994MalaysiaTrade Descriptions (Articles Made of Precious Metals) Regulations 1994
1994MalaysiaTrade Descriptions (Compounding of Offences) Regulations 1994
April 23, 1991MalaysiaTrade Descriptions (Marking of Non-Pressure Kerosene Stove) Order 1991
1987MalaysiaTrade Descriptions (Cheap Sale Price), Regulations of 1987
July 29, 1975MalaysiaTrade Descriptions (Use of Expression Halal) Order 1975
1975MalaysiaTrade Descriptions (Marking of Food) Order 1975
June 5, 2002MexicoLaw on Science and Technology (as amended up to May 20, 2014)
February 21, 2000MexicoNOM-126-SEMARNAT-2000
August 14, 1931MexicoFederal Criminal Code (as amended up to July 14, 2014)
February 6, 2006MoroccoJoint Order of the Minister of Finance and Privatization and the Minister of Industry, Trade and Economic Renewal No. 206-06 of 6 February 2006 laying down the conditions for implementation of Chapter VII relating to border measures of Law No. 17-97 on the Protection of Industrial Property
November 28, 2001MozambiqueMinisterial Decree 176/2001 of November 28, 2001 laying down the Regulation on the Promotion, Production, and Commercialization of Tobacco
February 26, 2008NetherlandsDecision of the Prime Minister, Minister of General Affairs No. 3313667 of February 26, 2008 adopting the Revised General Government Terms and Conditions for Public Service Contracts 2008 (ARVODI-2008)
June 18, 2007NetherlandsRegulation No. DJZ2007015959 of 18 June 2007 of the Minister of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment, Directorate of Legal Affairs, Legislation Department, Containing the Regulation of the Law on the Wadden Fund
September 12, 2001NicaraguaRegulations of the Law on Patents, Utility Models and Industrial Designs (Decree No. 88-2001)
April 4, 2003NorwayDesigns Regulations (Regulations No. 418 of April 4, 2003 to the Designs Act, as last amended on July 1, 2010)
February 17, 1998PanamaExecutive Decree No. 7 of February 17, 1998 regulating Law No. 35 of May 10, 1996 on Industrial Property
 PhilippinesOffice Order No. 197, Series of 2010, Mechanics for IPO-Mediation and Settlement Period
June 20, 2013PhilippinesOffice Order No. 13-155, Serious of 2013, Payment of Filing for IPR-Related Complaints and Defrayment of Costs and Incidental Expenses Relative to IPOPHL’s Enforcement Functions
July 9, 2012PhilippinesOffice Order No. 160, Series of 2012, Amendment to Office Order No. 154, Series of 2010
December 9, 2011PhilippinesOffice Order No. 208, Series of 2011, Restructuring the Arbitration and Mediation Services of the IPOPHIL
April 5, 2011PhilippinesOffice Order No. 61, Series of 2011, Rules of Procedure for IPOPHL Arbitration Proceedings
October 5, 2010PhilippinesOffice Order No. 154, Series of 2010, Rules of Procedure for IPO Mediation Proceedings
August 18, 2010PhilippinesImplementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 10055 (Joint Administrative Order No. 02-2010)
January 3, 2005PhilippinesAdministrative Order No. 2005-0001, Revised Policies and Guidelines Governing Patent and Trade Secret Rights in relation to the Registration of Pharmaceutical Products
April 24, 2001PhilippinesRevised Rules and Regulations on Settlement of Disputes Involving Technology Transfer Payments and the Terms of a License Involving the Author's Right to Public Performance or other Communication of His Work
2000PhilippinesDepartment Administrative Order No. 01, Series of 2000, Further Amending Ministry Order No. 69, Series of 1983, as amended, to include Republic Act No. 8293 (Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines) in the Enumeration of Trade and Industry Laws therein, and for other Purposes
October 2, 1998PhilippinesRules and Regulations on Voluntary Licensing
September 29, 1998PhilippinesRules and Regulations on Trademarks, Service Marks, Trade Names and Marked or Stamped Containers of December 1, 1998 (as amended up to Office Order No. 49 of 2006)
 Republic of KoreaEnforcement Decree of the Unfair Competition Prevention and Trade Secret Protection Act (as last amended by Presidential Decree No. 23153 of September 22, 2011)
April 7, 1978Republic of KoreaEnforcement Decree of the Agrochemicals Control Act (Presidential Decree No. 8923 of April 7, 1978 as last amended by Presidential Decree No. 21130 of November 26, 2008)
September 1, 2009Republic of MoldovaGovernment Decision on approving the Regulation on the Procedure for Filing & Examination of Patent & Patent Issuance, No. 528 of September 1, 2009
June 2, 2009Republic of MoldovaRegulation on the Access to Information Held by AGEPI, No. 63 of June 2, 2009
June 29, 1999San MarinoDecree No. 74 of 29 June 1999 - Regulation Implementing the Framework Law on Trademarks and Patents No. 64 of 24 June 1997
May 4, 2005Saudi ArabiaRegulations for the Protection of Confidential Commercial Information
2010SwazilandCompetition Commission (CC) Regulations, 2010
May 28, 2009SwedenRegulation (2009:641) on the Access to Information and on Secrecy
September 3, 1998SwedenPersonal Data Ordinance (1998:1191)
October 26, 2011SwitzerlandOrdinance of October 26, 2011 on the Production and Placing on the Market of Feedstuffs (status as of January 1, 2012)
August 11, 1999SwitzerlandOrdinance of October 19, 1977 on Patents for Inventions (Amendment of August 11, 1999)
October 25, 1995SwitzerlandOrdinance of October 19, 1977 on Patents for Inventions (Amendment of October 25, 1995)
May 17, 1995SwitzerlandOrdinance of October 19, 1977 on Patents for Inventions (Amendment of May 17, 1995)
April 26, 1993SwitzerlandOrdinance of April 26, 1993 on Copyright and Neighbouring Rights (status as of July 1, 2008)
April 26, 1993SwitzerlandOrdinance of April 26, 1993 on the Protection of Topographies of Semi-Conductor Products(status as of July 1, 2008)
December 23, 1992SwitzerlandOrdinance of December 23, 1992 on the Protection of Trademarks (status as of July 1, 2011)
October 19, 1977SwitzerlandOrdinance of October 19, 1977 on Patents for Inventions (as amended up to January 1, 2014)
May 25, 1972SwitzerlandRegulations of May 25, 1972 Implementing the Inter-Cantonal Convention on the Control of Medicines (status as of November 24, 2000)
 TajikistanRegulation on the Appeal Board of the National Center for Patent and Information of the Republic of Tajikistan
January 13, 2011TurkeyTurkish Commercial Code (Law No. 6102 of January 13, 2011)
January 11, 2011TurkeyTurkish Code of Obligations (Law No. 6098 of January 11, 2011)
February 16, 2010TurkeyCommuniqué on the Regulation of the Right of Access to the Files and Protection of Trade Secrets Communiqué No. 2010/3
January 19, 2005TurkeyRegulation on Authorization of Pharmaceutical Products for Human Use
September 26, 2004TurkeyTurkish Criminal Code (Law No. 5237 of September 26, 2004, as last amended by Law No. 6217 of March 31, 2011)
July 14, 1965TurkeyLaw No. 657 of July 14, 1965 on Civil Servants
November 19, 2007United KingdomThe Patents Rules 2007
August 29, 1986United KingdomThe Control of Pesticides Regulations 1986
 United States of AmericaU.S. Trademark Law: Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases, 37 C.F.R.2 et seq. & Federal Statues - Trademark Act, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et seq. & Patent Act, 35 U.S.C. Part 1 (Consolidated of the U.S. Trademark Law and Regulation as of November 2013)
June 18, 2012UzbekistanResolution of the State Committee for State Property Management of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 2371 of June 18, 2012 concerning the Approval of National Standards for Property Valuation No. 13 'Valuation of Intellectual Property'
April 6, 2005UzbekistanRules on Records of Databases in the State Register
October 30, 1944Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Regulations on Commercial Advertising
December 27, 2011Viet NamCircular No. 37/2011/TT-BKHCN of December 27, 2011, of the Minister of Science and Technology Guiding the Implementation of a Number of Articles of the Government's Decree No. 97/2010/ND-CP of September 21, 2010, on Sanctioning of Administrative Violations in Industrial Property
September 21, 2010Viet NamDecree No. 97/2010/ND-CP of September 21, 2010, of the Government on Sanctioning of Administrative Violations in Industrial Property
March 1, 2010Viet NamCircular No. 05/2010/TT-BYT of March 01, 2010, of the Ministry of Health on Guiding the Confidential Protection of Trial Data in Drug Registration
November 19, 2007Viet NamDecree No 169/2007/ND-CP of November 19, 2007 on Mobilization of Scientific and Technological Resources for Public Security-related Work
September 30, 2006Viet NamDecision No. 30/2006/QD-BYT of September 30, 2006, Promulgating the Regulation on Data Security of Drug Registration Records
September 30, 2006Viet NamRegulation of September 30, 2006 on Data Security of Drug Registration Records
September 22, 2006Viet NamDecree No. 106/2006/ND-CP of September 22, 2006, providing for Sanctioning of Administrative Violations in the domain of Industrial Property
August 5, 1999Viet NamRegulations of August 5, 1999 (issued under Decision No. 55/1999/QD-BVHTT of August 5, 1999 of the Ministry of Culture and Information) on Production, Export, Import, Circulation and Business of Audio and Video Tapes and Discs on Music and Stage Performances
February 2, 1999Viet NamRegulations of February 2, 1999 on Fine Art Exhibition and Gallery Activities (issued under Decision No. 03/1999/ED-BVHTT of February 2, 1999 of the Minister of Culture and Information)
1931ZambiaThe Registration of Business Names Regulations

IP Legal Literature

Date of TextEntityTitle
March 26, 2012AustraliaIP. Don't Give Away Your Most Valuable Asset
2006Costa RicaTowards the Information and Knowledge Society in Costa Rica - Regulatory Frame of the Information and the Knowledge Society in Costa Rica
1995KenyaGuide to Patenting in Kenya, 1995
December 27, 1999MaldivesGuidelines on Consumer Protection on Electronic Fund Transfers
 United KingdomCopyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988||An unofficial consolidation produced by the Patents Legal Section
May 3, 2007United KingdomCopyright, Designs and Patents (Unofficial Consolidation 3 May 2007)
January 1, 2010United States of AmericaTable of State Laws Governing Protection of Undisclosed Information and Listing of State Adoptions of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act
April 6, 1995United States of AmericaAntitrust Guidelines for the Licensing of Intellectual Property (@ U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission 1995)
1995United States of AmericaRestatement (Third) of Unfair Competition, Chapter 4, Appropriation of Trade Values, Topic 2. Trade Secrets (Sections 39-40) © 1995 by The American Law Institute. Reproduced with permission. All rights reserved.
August 9, 1985United States of AmericaUniform Trade Secrets Act, model law, as amended in 1985 (© The National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws 1985)
May 13, 1939United States of AmericaRestatement (First) of Torts § 757 - Liability for Disclosure or Use of Another’s Trade Secret—General Principle (© American Law Institute 1939-2010)
December 2010VanuatuOpportunities and Challenges in the Pacific Region in Using the IP System for Economic Growth and Business Competitiveness (December 2010)

Treaty Approvals

Date of TextEntityTitle
September 27, 2003AzerbaijanResolution of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on the approval of the “Agreement on ensuring mutual protection for inter-state secrets in the field of legal protection of inventions” signed during the meeting of the CIS Council of the Heads of Governments in the city of Minsk on 4 June 1999
December 30, 1994BrazilDecree No. 1.355 of December 30, 1994 (Promulgation of the Final Act of the Uruguay Round)
November 21, 2007ColombiaLaw No. 1166 of 2007 (November 21) - By which is approved the Amending Protocol to the U.S. – Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA), signed in Washington, District of Columbia on June 28, 2007 and its Side Letter of the same date
July 4, 2007ColombiaLaw No. 1143 of 2007 (July 4) - By means of which is approved the 'U.S. – Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA)', its 'Side letters', and its 'Understandings', signed in Washington on November 22, 2006
January 14, 2000Costa RicaLaw No. 7982, Approving the Protocol of the Central American Agreement for the Protection of Industrial Property (Trademarks, Trade Names and Advertising Slogans or Signs)
September 29, 1988El SalvadorLegislative Decree No. 85 of 29 September 1988, ratification of the Central American Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property
August 1, 1975GreeceLaw No. 100/1975, Ratification of a) the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization adopted on July 14, 1967 and b) the Revision of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works on July 24,1971 at Paris.
May 27, 1929GuatemalaDecree No. 1587 of 27 May 1929 approving the General Inter-American Convention on Protection of Marks and Trade Names, done at Washington DC, on February 20, 1929, ratified on 20 November 1929
July 15, 1997PanamaLaw No. 23 of July 15, 1997 on the approval of the Marrakesh Agreement establishing the World Trade Organization and the Protocol of Accession of Panama to the Agreement, together with its annexes and list of commitments; and by which the national laws are brought into compliance with international standards and other provisions are enacted
November 29, 2001TogoLaw No. 2001-013 of November 29, 2001 authorizing the Ratification of the Agreement Revising the Bangui Agreement of March 2, 1977 establishing the African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI), signed in Bangui February 24, 1999
December 13, 1994UruguayLaw No. 16.671 of 13 December 1994 approving the agreements reached at the conclusion of the Uruguay Round of Multilateral Trade Negotiations, as contained in the Final Act signed at Marrakesh on 15 April 1994
July 19, 1979UruguayDecree-Law No. 14.910 of 19 July 1979 Approving the Stockholm Act of 14 July 1967 amending the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property of 20 March 1883; the Paris Act of 24 July 1971 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886; and the Convention signed in Stockholm on 14 July 1967 establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
 

WIPO-Administered Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
December 25, 1991TajikistanWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991TurkmenistanParis Convention
December 25, 1991TurkmenistanWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884TunisiaParis Convention
November 28, 1975TunisiaWIPO Convention
June 14, 2001TongaParis Convention
June 14, 2001TongaWIPO Convention
October 10, 1925TurkeyParis Convention
May 12, 1976TurkeyWIPO Convention
August 1, 1964Trinidad and TobagoParis Convention
August 16, 1988Trinidad and TobagoWIPO Convention
June 4, 2014TuvaluWIPO Convention
June 16, 1963United Republic of TanzaniaParis Convention
December 30, 1983United Republic of TanzaniaWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991UkraineParis Convention
April 26, 1970UkraineWIPO Convention
June 14, 1965UgandaParis Convention
October 18, 1973UgandaWIPO Convention
May 30, 1887United States of AmericaParis Convention
August 25, 1970United States of AmericaWIPO Convention
March 18, 1967UruguayParis Convention
December 21, 1979UruguayWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991UzbekistanParis Convention
December 25, 1991UzbekistanWIPO Convention
September 29, 1960Holy SeeParis Convention
April 20, 1975Holy SeeWIPO Convention
August 29, 1995Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesParis Convention
August 29, 1995Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesWIPO Convention
September 12, 1995Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Paris Convention
November 23, 1984Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)WIPO Convention
March 8, 1949Viet NamParis Convention
July 2, 1976Viet NamWIPO Convention
March 2, 2012VanuatuWIPO Convention
September 21, 2013SamoaParis Convention
October 11, 1997SamoaWIPO Convention
February 15, 2007YemenParis Convention
March 29, 1979YemenWIPO Convention
December 1, 1947South AfricaParis Convention
March 23, 1975South AfricaWIPO Convention
April 6, 1965ZambiaParis Convention
May 14, 1977ZambiaWIPO Convention
April 18, 1980ZimbabweParis Convention
December 29, 1981ZimbabweWIPO Convention
October 19, 1996PanamaParis Convention
September 17, 1983PanamaWIPO Convention
April 11, 1995PeruParis Convention
September 4, 1980PeruWIPO Convention
June 15, 1999Papua New GuineaParis Convention
July 10, 1997Papua New GuineaWIPO Convention
September 27, 1965PhilippinesParis Convention
July 14, 1980PhilippinesWIPO Convention
July 22, 2004PakistanParis Convention
January 6, 1977PakistanWIPO Convention
November 10, 1919PolandParis Convention
March 23, 1975PolandWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884PortugalParis Convention
April 27, 1975PortugalWIPO Convention
May 28, 1994ParaguayParis Convention
June 20, 1987ParaguayWIPO Convention
July 5, 2000QatarParis Convention
September 3, 1976QatarWIPO Convention
October 6, 1920RomaniaParis Convention
April 26, 1970RomaniaWIPO Convention
April 27, 1992SerbiaParis Convention
April 27, 1992SerbiaWIPO Convention
July 1, 1965Russian FederationParis Convention
April 26, 1970Russian FederationWIPO Convention
March 1, 1984RwandaParis Convention
February 3, 1984RwandaWIPO Convention
March 11, 2004Saudi ArabiaParis Convention
May 22, 1982Saudi ArabiaWIPO Convention
November 7, 2002SeychellesParis Convention
March 16, 2000SeychellesWIPO Convention
April 16, 1984SudanParis Convention
February 15, 1974SudanWIPO Convention
July 1, 1885SwedenParis Convention
April 26, 1970SwedenWIPO Convention
February 23, 1995SingaporeParis Convention
December 10, 1990SingaporeWIPO Convention
June 25, 1991SloveniaParis Convention
June 25, 1991SloveniaWIPO Convention
January 1, 1993SlovakiaParis Convention
January 1, 1993SlovakiaWIPO Convention
June 17, 1997Sierra LeoneParis Convention
May 18, 1986Sierra LeoneWIPO Convention
March 4, 1960San MarinoParis Convention
June 26, 1991San MarinoWIPO Convention
December 21, 1963SenegalParis Convention
April 26, 1970SenegalWIPO Convention
November 18, 1982SomaliaWIPO Convention
November 25, 1975SurinameParis Convention
November 25, 1975SurinameWIPO Convention
May 12, 1998Sao Tome and PrincipeParis Convention
May 12, 1998Sao Tome and PrincipeWIPO Convention
February 19, 1994El SalvadorParis Convention
September 18, 1979El SalvadorWIPO Convention
September 1, 1924Syrian Arab RepublicParis Convention
November 18, 2004Syrian Arab RepublicWIPO Convention
May 12, 1991SwazilandParis Convention
August 18, 1988SwazilandWIPO Convention
November 19, 1963ChadParis Convention
September 26, 1970ChadWIPO Convention
September 10, 1967TogoParis Convention
April 28, 1975TogoWIPO Convention
August 2, 2008ThailandParis Convention
December 25, 1989ThailandWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991TajikistanParis Convention
December 29, 1952Sri LankaParis Convention
September 20, 1978Sri LankaWIPO Convention
August 27, 1994LiberiaParis Convention
March 8, 1989LiberiaWIPO Convention
September 28, 1989LesothoParis Convention
November 18, 1986LesothoWIPO Convention
May 22, 1994LithuaniaParis Convention
April 30, 1992LithuaniaWIPO Convention
June 30, 1922LuxembourgParis Convention
March 19, 1975LuxembourgWIPO Convention
September 7, 1993LatviaParis Convention
January 21, 1993LatviaWIPO Convention
September 28, 1976LibyaParis Convention
September 28, 1976LibyaWIPO Convention
July 30, 1917MoroccoParis Convention
July 27, 1971MoroccoWIPO Convention
April 29, 1956MonacoParis Convention
March 3, 1975MonacoWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991Republic of MoldovaParis Convention
December 25, 1991Republic of MoldovaWIPO Convention
June 3, 2006MontenegroParis Convention
June 3, 2006MontenegroWIPO Convention
December 21, 1963MadagascarParis Convention
December 22, 1989MadagascarWIPO Convention
September 8, 1991the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaParis Convention
September 8, 1991the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaWIPO Convention
March 1, 1983MaliParis Convention
August 14, 1982MaliWIPO Convention
May 15, 2001MyanmarWIPO Convention
April 21, 1985MongoliaParis Convention
February 28, 1979MongoliaWIPO Convention
April 11, 1965MauritaniaParis Convention
September 17, 1976MauritaniaWIPO Convention
October 20, 1967MaltaParis Convention
December 7, 1977MaltaWIPO Convention
September 24, 1976MauritiusParis Convention
September 21, 1976MauritiusWIPO Convention
May 12, 2004MaldivesWIPO Convention
July 6, 1964MalawiParis Convention
June 11, 1970MalawiWIPO Convention
September 7, 1903MexicoParis Convention
June 14, 1975MexicoWIPO Convention
January 1, 1989MalaysiaParis Convention
January 1, 1989MalaysiaWIPO Convention
July 9, 1998MozambiqueParis Convention
December 23, 1996MozambiqueWIPO Convention
January 1, 2004NamibiaParis Convention
December 23, 1991NamibiaWIPO Convention
July 5, 1964NigerParis Convention
May 18, 1975NigerWIPO Convention
September 2, 1963NigeriaParis Convention
April 9, 1995NigeriaWIPO Convention
July 3, 1996NicaraguaParis Convention
May 5, 1985NicaraguaWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884NetherlandsParis Convention
January 9, 1975NetherlandsWIPO Convention
July 1, 1885NorwayParis Convention
June 8, 1974NorwayWIPO Convention
June 22, 2001NepalParis Convention
February 4, 1997NepalWIPO Convention
July 29, 1931New ZealandParis Convention
June 20, 1984New ZealandWIPO Convention
July 14, 1999OmanParis Convention
February 19, 1997OmanWIPO Convention
March 4, 1976GreeceWIPO Convention
August 18, 1998GuatemalaParis Convention
April 30, 1983GuatemalaWIPO Convention
June 28, 1988Guinea-BissauParis Convention
June 28, 1988Guinea-BissauWIPO Convention
October 25, 1994GuyanaParis Convention
October 25, 1994GuyanaWIPO Convention
February 4, 1994HondurasParis Convention
November 15, 1983HondurasWIPO Convention
October 8, 1991CroatiaParis Convention
October 8, 1991CroatiaWIPO Convention
July 1, 1958HaitiParis Convention
November 2, 1983HaitiWIPO Convention
January 1, 1909HungaryParis Convention
April 26, 1970HungaryWIPO Convention
December 24, 1950IndonesiaParis Convention
December 18, 1979IndonesiaWIPO Convention
December 4, 1925IrelandParis Convention
April 26, 1970IrelandWIPO Convention
March 24, 1950IsraelParis Convention
April 26, 1970IsraelWIPO Convention
December 7, 1998IndiaParis Convention
May 1, 1975IndiaWIPO Convention
January 24, 1976IraqParis Convention
January 21, 1976IraqWIPO Convention
December 16, 1959Iran (Islamic Republic of)Paris Convention
March 14, 2002Iran (Islamic Republic of)WIPO Convention
May 5, 1962IcelandParis Convention
September 13, 1986IcelandWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884ItalyParis Convention
April 20, 1977ItalyWIPO Convention
December 24, 1999JamaicaParis Convention
December 25, 1978JamaicaWIPO Convention
July 17, 1972JordanParis Convention
July 12, 1972JordanWIPO Convention
July 15, 1899JapanParis Convention
April 20, 1975JapanWIPO Convention
June 14, 1965KenyaParis Convention
October 5, 1971KenyaWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991KyrgyzstanParis Convention
December 25, 1991KyrgyzstanWIPO Convention
September 22, 1998CambodiaParis Convention
July 25, 1995CambodiaWIPO Convention
July 19, 2013KiribatiWIPO Convention
April 3, 2005ComorosParis Convention
April 3, 2005ComorosWIPO Convention
April 9, 1995Saint Kitts and NevisParis Convention
November 16, 1995Saint Kitts and NevisWIPO Convention
June 10, 1980Democratic People's Republic of KoreaParis Convention
August 17, 1974Democratic People's Republic of KoreaWIPO Convention
May 4, 1980Republic of KoreaParis Convention
March 1, 1979Republic of KoreaWIPO Convention
December 2, 2014KuwaitParis Convention
July 14, 1998KuwaitWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991KazakhstanParis Convention
December 25, 1991KazakhstanWIPO Convention
October 8, 1998Lao People's Democratic RepublicParis Convention
January 17, 1995Lao People's Democratic RepublicWIPO Convention
September 1, 1924LebanonParis Convention
December 30, 1986LebanonWIPO Convention
June 9, 1995Saint LuciaParis Convention
August 21, 1993Saint LuciaWIPO Convention
July 14, 1933LiechtensteinParis Convention
May 21, 1972LiechtensteinWIPO Convention
April 26, 1970SwitzerlandWIPO Convention
October 23, 1963Côte d'IvoireParis Convention
May 1, 1974Côte d'IvoireWIPO Convention
June 14, 1991ChileParis Convention
June 25, 1975ChileWIPO Convention
May 10, 1964CameroonParis Convention
November 3, 1973CameroonWIPO Convention
March 19, 1985ChinaParis Convention
June 3, 1980ChinaWIPO Convention
September 3, 1996ColombiaParis Convention
May 4, 1980ColombiaWIPO Convention
October 31, 1995Costa RicaParis Convention
June 10, 1981Costa RicaWIPO Convention
November 17, 1904CubaParis Convention
March 27, 1975CubaWIPO Convention
July 7, 1997Cabo VerdeWIPO Convention
January 17, 1966CyprusParis Convention
October 26, 1984CyprusWIPO Convention
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicParis Convention
January 1, 1993Czech RepublicWIPO Convention
May 1, 1903GermanyParis Convention
September 19, 1970GermanyWIPO Convention
May 13, 2002DjiboutiParis Convention
May 13, 2002DjiboutiWIPO Convention
October 1, 1894DenmarkParis Convention
April 26, 1970DenmarkWIPO Convention
August 7, 1999DominicaParis Convention
September 26, 1998DominicaWIPO Convention
July 11, 1890Dominican RepublicParis Convention
June 27, 2000Dominican RepublicWIPO Convention
March 1, 1966AlgeriaParis Convention
April 16, 1975AlgeriaWIPO Convention
June 22, 1999EcuadorParis Convention
May 22, 1988EcuadorWIPO Convention
August 24, 1994EstoniaParis Convention
February 5, 1994EstoniaWIPO Convention
July 1, 1951EgyptParis Convention
April 21, 1975EgyptWIPO Convention
February 20, 1997EritreaWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884SpainParis Convention
April 26, 1970SpainWIPO Convention
February 19, 1998EthiopiaWIPO Convention
September 20, 1921FinlandParis Convention
September 8, 1970FinlandWIPO Convention
March 11, 1972FijiWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884FranceParis Convention
October 18, 1974FranceWIPO Convention
February 29, 1964GabonParis Convention
June 6, 1975GabonWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884United KingdomParis Convention
April 26, 1970United KingdomWIPO Convention
September 22, 1998GrenadaParis Convention
September 22, 1998GrenadaWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991GeorgiaParis Convention
December 25, 1991GeorgiaWIPO Convention
September 28, 1976GhanaParis Convention
June 12, 1976GhanaWIPO Convention
January 21, 1992GambiaParis Convention
December 10, 1980GambiaWIPO Convention
February 5, 1982GuineaParis Convention
November 13, 1980GuineaWIPO Convention
June 26, 1997Equatorial GuineaParis Convention
June 26, 1997Equatorial GuineaWIPO Convention
October 2, 1924GreeceParis Convention
June 2, 2004AndorraParis Convention
October 28, 1994AndorraWIPO Convention
September 19, 1996United Arab EmiratesParis Convention
September 24, 1974United Arab EmiratesWIPO Convention
December 13, 2005AfghanistanWIPO Convention
March 17, 2000Antigua and BarbudaParis Convention
March 17, 2000Antigua and BarbudaWIPO Convention
October 4, 1995AlbaniaParis Convention
June 30, 1992AlbaniaWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991ArmeniaParis Convention
April 22, 1993ArmeniaWIPO Convention
December 27, 2007AngolaParis Convention
April 15, 1985AngolaWIPO Convention
February 10, 1967ArgentinaParis Convention
October 8, 1980ArgentinaWIPO Convention
January 1, 1909AustriaParis Convention
August 11, 1973AustriaWIPO Convention
October 10, 1925AustraliaParis Convention
August 10, 1972AustraliaWIPO Convention
December 25, 1995AzerbaijanParis Convention
December 25, 1995AzerbaijanWIPO Convention
March 1, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaParis Convention
March 1, 1992Bosnia and HerzegovinaWIPO Convention
March 12, 1985BarbadosParis Convention
October 5, 1979BarbadosWIPO Convention
March 3, 1991BangladeshParis Convention
May 11, 1985BangladeshWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884BelgiumParis Convention
January 31, 1975BelgiumWIPO Convention
November 19, 1963Burkina FasoParis Convention
August 23, 1975Burkina FasoWIPO Convention
June 13, 1921BulgariaParis Convention
May 19, 1970BulgariaWIPO Convention
October 29, 1997BahrainParis Convention
June 22, 1995BahrainWIPO Convention
September 3, 1977BurundiParis Convention
March 30, 1977BurundiWIPO Convention
January 10, 1967BeninParis Convention
March 9, 1975BeninWIPO Convention
February 17, 2012Brunei DarussalamParis Convention
April 21, 1994Brunei DarussalamWIPO Convention
November 4, 1993Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Paris Convention
July 6, 1993Bolivia (Plurinational State of)WIPO Convention
July 7, 1884BrazilParis Convention
March 20, 1975BrazilWIPO Convention
July 10, 1973BahamasParis Convention
January 4, 1977BahamasWIPO Convention
August 4, 2000BhutanParis Convention
March 16, 1994BhutanWIPO Convention
April 15, 1998BotswanaParis Convention
April 15, 1998BotswanaWIPO Convention
December 25, 1991BelarusParis Convention
April 26, 1970BelarusWIPO Convention
June 17, 2000BelizeParis Convention
June 17, 2000BelizeWIPO Convention
September 1, 1923CanadaParis Convention
June 26, 1970CanadaWIPO Convention
January 31, 1975Democratic Republic of the CongoParis Convention
January 28, 1975Democratic Republic of the CongoWIPO Convention
November 19, 1963Central African RepublicParis Convention
August 23, 1978Central African RepublicWIPO Convention
September 2, 1963CongoParis Convention
December 2, 1975CongoWIPO Convention
July 7, 1884SwitzerlandParis Convention
 

IP Regional Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
June 1, 1983Burkina FasoBangui Agreement
November 11, 1980ZimbabweLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
 Brunei DarussalamASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
February 6, 1985BotswanaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
February 8, 1982Central African RepublicBangui Agreement
February 8, 1982CongoBangui Agreement
February 8, 1982Côte d'IvoireBangui Agreement
February 8, 1982CameroonBangui Agreement
February 8, 1982GabonBangui Agreement
February 15, 1978GhanaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
February 15, 1978GambiaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
January 18, 1990GuineaBangui Agreement
November 23, 2000Equatorial GuineaBangui Agreement
July 8, 1998Guinea-BissauBangui Agreement
 IndonesiaASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
February 15, 1978KenyaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
 CambodiaASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
May 25, 2013ComorosBangui Agreement
 Lao People's Democratic RepublicASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
December 24, 2009LiberiaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
July 23, 1987LesothoLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
September 30, 1984MaliBangui Agreement
 MyanmarASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
February 8, 1982MauritaniaBangui Agreement
February 15, 1978MalawiLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
 MalaysiaASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
February 8, 2000MozambiqueLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
October 14, 2003NamibiaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
February 8, 1982NigerBangui Agreement
 PhilippinesASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
June 24, 2011RwandaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
May 2, 1978SudanLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
 SingaporeASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
December 5, 1980Sierra LeoneLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
February 8, 1982SenegalBangui Agreement
March 10, 1981SomaliaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
May 19, 2014Sao Tome and PrincipeLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
December 17, 1987SwazilandLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
November 5, 1988ChadBangui Agreement
February 8, 1982TogoBangui Agreement
 ThailandASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
October 12, 1983United Republic of TanzaniaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
August 8, 1978UgandaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
 Viet NamASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property Cooperation
February 15, 1978ZambiaLusaka Agreement (ARIPO)
March 19, 1983BeninBangui Agreement
 

IP-related Multilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
April 10, 1996United Arab EmiratesAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 United Arab EmiratesUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 AfghanistanUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Antigua and BarbudaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Antigua and BarbudaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001AlbaniaAarhus Convention
September 8, 2000AlbaniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996AlbaniaHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009AlbaniaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005AlbaniaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
July 23, 2003AlbaniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001ArmeniaAarhus Convention
February 5, 2003ArmeniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 ArmeniaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 ArmeniaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
January 8, 2003ArmeniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 23, 1996AngolaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994AngolaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995ArgentinaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 31, 1995ArgentinaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 17, 2005AustriaAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995AustriaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 23, 1996AustriaHelsinki Water Convention
June 21, 2010AustriaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 13, 1995AustriaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995AustraliaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994AustraliaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001AzerbaijanAarhus Convention
November 1, 2000AzerbaijanHelsinki Water Convention
August 4, 2005AzerbaijanLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
December 30, 2008Bosnia and HerzegovinaAarhus Convention
March 3, 2010Bosnia and HerzegovinaHelsinki Water Convention
 Bosnia and HerzegovinaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
January 11, 2012Bosnia and HerzegovinaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 16, 1994Bosnia and HerzegovinaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995BarbadosAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994BarbadosUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995BangladeshAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 26, 2001BangladeshUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 21, 2003BelgiumAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995BelgiumAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 6, 2001BelgiumHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009BelgiumKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005BelgiumLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
December 13, 1998BelgiumUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
June 3, 1995Burkina FasoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 24, 2005Burkina FasoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 16, 2004BulgariaAarhus Convention
December 1, 1996BulgariaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 27, 2004BulgariaHelsinki Water Convention
April 15, 2010BulgariaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 BulgariaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
June 14, 1996BulgariaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995BahrainAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994BahrainUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 23, 1995BurundiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 BurundiUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
February 22, 1996BeninAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 15, 1997BeninUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Brunei DarussalamAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 5, 1996Brunei DarussalamUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
September 12, 1995Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
May 28, 1995Bolivia (Plurinational State of)United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995BrazilAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994BrazilUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994BahamasUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 BhutanUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995BotswanaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994BotswanaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001BelarusAarhus Convention
August 27, 2003BelarusHelsinki Water Convention
July 21, 2009BelarusLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
September 29, 2006BelarusUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995BelizeAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994BelizeUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995CanadaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 7, 2003CanadaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1997Democratic Republic of the CongoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Democratic Republic of the CongoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995Central African RepublicAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 Central African RepublicUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 27, 1997CongoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 8, 2008CongoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
June 1, 2014SwitzerlandAarhus Convention
July 1, 1995SwitzerlandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996SwitzerlandHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009SwitzerlandKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
January 25, 2007SwitzerlandLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
May 31, 2009SwitzerlandUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Côte d'IvoireAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Côte d'IvoireUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995ChileAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 24, 1997ChileUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
December 13, 1995CameroonAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994CameroonUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
December 11, 2001ChinaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 7, 1996ChinaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 30, 1995ColombiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 ColombiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Costa RicaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Costa RicaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 20, 1995CubaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994CubaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 23, 2008Cabo VerdeAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Cabo VerdeUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
December 18, 2003CyprusAarhus Convention
July 30, 1995CyprusAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 3, 2013CyprusKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 CyprusLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 16, 1994CyprusUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 4, 2004Czech RepublicAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995Czech RepublicAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 10, 2000Czech RepublicHelsinki Water Convention
November 10, 2009Czech RepublicKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005Czech RepublicLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
July 21, 1996Czech RepublicUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 15, 2007GermanyAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995GermanyAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996GermanyHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009GermanyKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
April 15, 2007GermanyLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 16, 1994GermanyUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995DjiboutiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994DjiboutiUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001DenmarkAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995DenmarkAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 26, 1997DenmarkHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009DenmarkKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 DenmarkLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
December 16, 2004DenmarkUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995DominicaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994DominicaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 9, 1995Dominican RepublicAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 10, 2009Dominican RepublicUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 11, 1996AlgeriaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 21, 1996EcuadorAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 24, 2012EcuadorUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 31, 2001EstoniaAarhus Convention
November 13, 1999EstoniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996EstoniaHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009EstoniaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005EstoniaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
September 25, 2005EstoniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
June 30, 1995EgyptAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994EgyptUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 29, 2005SpainAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995SpainAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
May 16, 2000SpainHelsinki Water Convention
December 23, 2009SpainKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
December 23, 2009SpainLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
February 14, 1997SpainUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 EthiopiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 29, 2004FinlandAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995FinlandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996FinlandHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009FinlandKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005FinlandLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
July 21, 1996FinlandUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 14, 1996FijiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994FijiUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994Micronesia (Federated States of)United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 6, 2002FranceAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995FranceAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 28, 1998FranceHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009FranceKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005FranceLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
May 11, 1996FranceUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995GabonAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
April 10, 1998GabonUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 24, 2005United KingdomAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995United KingdomAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 United KingdomHelsinki Water Convention
October 29, 2009United KingdomKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 United KingdomLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
August 24, 1997United KingdomUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
February 22, 1996GrenadaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994GrenadaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001GeorgiaAarhus Convention
June 14, 2000GeorgiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 GeorgiaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 GeorgiaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
April 20, 1996GeorgiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995GhanaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994GhanaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 23, 1996GambiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994GambiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 25, 1995GuineaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994GuineaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
August 20, 1997Equatorial GuineaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 27, 2006GreeceAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995GreeceAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 5, 1996GreeceHelsinki Water Convention
 GreeceKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 GreeceLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
August 20, 1995GreeceUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 21, 1995GuatemalaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 13, 1997GuatemalaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995Guinea-BissauAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Guinea-BissauUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995GuyanaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994GuyanaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995HondurasAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994HondurasUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
June 25, 2007CroatiaAarhus Convention
November 30, 2000CroatiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996CroatiaHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009CroatiaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
October 26, 2006CroatiaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 16, 1994CroatiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 30, 1996HaitiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 30, 1996HaitiUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001HungaryAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995HungaryAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996HungaryHelsinki Water Convention
October 11, 2009HungaryKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005HungaryLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
March 7, 2002HungaryUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995IndonesiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994IndonesiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
September 18, 2012IrelandAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995IrelandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 18, 2012IrelandKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
July 21, 1996IrelandUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 21, 1995IsraelAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
April 14, 2013IsraelKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
January 1, 1995IndiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 29, 1995IndiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994IraqUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 Iran (Islamic Republic of)United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 18, 2012IcelandAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995IcelandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 IcelandLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 16, 1994IcelandUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001ItalyAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995ItalyAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996ItalyHelsinki Water Convention
 ItalyKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 ItalyLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
February 12, 1995ItalyUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 9, 1995JamaicaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994JamaicaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 11, 2000JordanAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 27, 1995JordanUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995JapanAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 20, 1996JapanUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995KenyaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994KenyaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001KyrgyzstanAarhus Convention
December 20, 1998KyrgyzstanAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 13, 2004CambodiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 CambodiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 26, 2003KiribatiUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994ComorosUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
February 21, 1996Saint Kitts and NevisAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Saint Kitts and NevisUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 Democratic People's Republic of KoreaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Republic of KoreaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 28, 1996Republic of KoreaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995KuwaitAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994KuwaitUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001KazakhstanAarhus Convention
April 11, 2001KazakhstanHelsinki Water Convention
February 2, 2013Lao People's Democratic RepublicAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 5, 1998Lao People's Democratic RepublicUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
February 4, 1995LebanonUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Saint LuciaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Saint LuciaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 LiechtensteinAarhus Convention
September 1, 1995LiechtensteinAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 17, 1998LiechtensteinHelsinki Water Convention
 LiechtensteinUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Sri LankaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Sri LankaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 25, 2008LiberiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995LesothoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 30, 2007LesothoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 28, 2002LithuaniaAarhus Convention
May 31, 2001LithuaniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 27, 2000LithuaniaHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009LithuaniaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005LithuaniaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
December 12, 2003LithuaniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 23, 2006LuxembourgAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995LuxembourgAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996LuxembourgHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009LuxembourgKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005LuxembourgLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 4, 2000LuxembourgUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
September 12, 2002LatviaAarhus Convention
February 10, 1999LatviaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 10, 1997LatviaHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009LatviaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005LatviaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
January 22, 2005LatviaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 LibyaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995MoroccoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 30, 2007MoroccoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 MonacoAarhus Convention
 MonacoLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
April 19, 1996MonacoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001Republic of MoldovaAarhus Convention
July 26, 2001Republic of MoldovaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996Republic of MoldovaHelsinki Water Convention
March 23, 2014Republic of MoldovaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
December 15, 2005Republic of MoldovaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
March 8, 2007Republic of MoldovaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 31, 2010MontenegroAarhus Convention
April 29, 2012MontenegroAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 21, 2014MontenegroHelsinki Water Convention
 MontenegroKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
June 3, 2006MontenegroUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 17, 1995MadagascarAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 21, 2001MadagascarUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994Marshall IslandsUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaAarhus Convention
April 4, 2003the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 31, 2011the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
November 16, 1994the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995MaliAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994MaliUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995MyanmarAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 20, 1996MyanmarUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 29, 1997MongoliaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 12, 1996MongoliaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995MauritaniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 16, 1996MauritaniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 22, 2002MaltaAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995MaltaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 MaltaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 16, 1994MaltaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995MauritiusAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994MauritiusUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995MaldivesAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 7, 2000MaldivesUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995MalawiAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 28, 2010MalawiUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995MexicoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994MexicoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995MalaysiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 13, 1996MalaysiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
August 26, 1995MozambiqueAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
April 12, 1997MozambiqueUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995NamibiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994NamibiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
December 13, 1996NigerAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 6, 2013NigerUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995NigeriaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994NigeriaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
September 3, 1995NicaraguaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 2, 2000NicaraguaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 29, 2005NetherlandsAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995NetherlandsAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996NetherlandsHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009NetherlandsKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
September 23, 2009NetherlandsLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
July 28, 1996NetherlandsUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 31, 2003NorwayAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995NorwayAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996NorwayHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009NorwayKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005NorwayLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
July 24, 1996NorwayUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
April 23, 2004NepalAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 2, 1998NepalUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
February 22, 1996NauruUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995New ZealandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 18, 1996New ZealandUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 9, 2000OmanAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994OmanUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
September 6, 1997PanamaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 31, 1996PanamaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995PeruAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 9, 1996Papua New GuineaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
February 13, 1997Papua New GuineaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995PhilippinesAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994PhilippinesUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995PakistanAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 28, 1997PakistanUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 16, 2002PolandAarhus Convention
July 1, 1995PolandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 13, 2000PolandHelsinki Water Convention
December 24, 2012PolandKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 PolandLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
December 13, 1998PolandUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
September 7, 2003PortugalAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995PortugalAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996PortugalHelsinki Water Convention
January 6, 2010PortugalKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
December 5, 2006PortugalLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
December 3, 1997PortugalUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 1996PalauUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995ParaguayAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994ParaguayUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 13, 1996QatarAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 8, 2003QatarUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001RomaniaAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995RomaniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996RomaniaHelsinki Water Convention
November 24, 2009RomaniaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005RomaniaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
January 16, 1997RomaniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 29, 2009SerbiaAarhus Convention
November 25, 2010SerbiaHelsinki Water Convention
February 21, 2012SerbiaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
July 15, 2013SerbiaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 16, 1994SerbiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
August 22, 2012Russian FederationAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996Russian FederationHelsinki Water Convention
August 4, 2005Russian FederationLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
April 11, 1997Russian FederationUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 22, 1996RwandaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 RwandaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
December 11, 2005Saudi ArabiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
May 24, 1996Saudi ArabiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 26, 1996Solomon IslandsAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 23, 1997Solomon IslandsUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994SeychellesUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994SudanUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
August 18, 2005SwedenAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995SwedenAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 6, 1996SwedenHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009SwedenKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 SwedenLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
July 25, 1996SwedenUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995SingaporeAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
December 17, 1994SingaporeUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 27, 2004SloveniaAarhus Convention
July 30, 1995SloveniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
July 12, 1999SloveniaHelsinki Water Convention
July 22, 2010SloveniaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
 SloveniaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
November 16, 1994SloveniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 5, 2006SlovakiaAarhus Convention
January 1, 1995SlovakiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 5, 1999SlovakiaHelsinki Water Convention
October 8, 2009SlovakiaKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005SlovakiaLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
June 7, 1996SlovakiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 23, 1995Sierra LeoneAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 11, 1995Sierra LeoneUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995SenegalAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994SenegalUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994SomaliaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995SurinameAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
August 8, 1998SurinameUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
November 16, 1994Sao Tome and PrincipeUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 7, 1995El SalvadorAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 El SalvadorUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995SwazilandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
October 24, 2012SwazilandUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 19, 1996ChadAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 13, 2009ChadUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 31, 1995TogoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994TogoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995ThailandAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
June 14, 2011ThailandUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001TajikistanAarhus Convention
March 2, 2013TajikistanAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
 TajikistanKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
February 7, 2013Timor-LesteUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001TurkmenistanAarhus Convention
November 27, 2012TurkmenistanHelsinki Water Convention
March 29, 1995TunisiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994TunisiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
July 27, 2007TongaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 1, 1995TongaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 26, 1995TurkeyAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 1, 1995Trinidad and TobagoAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Trinidad and TobagoUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 8, 2003TuvaluUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995United Republic of TanzaniaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994United Republic of TanzaniaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 30, 2001UkraineAarhus Convention
May 16, 2008UkraineAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 6, 2000UkraineHelsinki Water Convention
 UkraineKiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
August 4, 2005UkraineLondon Protocol to the Helsinki Water Convention
August 25, 1999UkraineUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995UgandaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994UgandaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995United States of AmericaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 1, 1995UruguayAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994UruguayUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
December 3, 2007UzbekistanHelsinki Water Convention
January 1, 1995Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 11, 2007Viet NamAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994Viet NamUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
August 24, 2012VanuatuAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 9, 1999VanuatuUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
May 10, 2012SamoaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
September 13, 1995SamoaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
June 26, 2014YemenAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994YemenUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995South AfricaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 22, 1998South AfricaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995ZambiaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994ZambiaUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
March 5, 1995ZimbabweAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 16, 1994ZimbabweUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 

IP-relevant Bilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
June 27, 1992United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and the Arab Republic of Egypt concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investments
February 16, 1997United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Estonia for the Encouragement and the Reciprocal Protection of Investment
July 25, 1989United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and the People's Republic of Bangladesh concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
June 2, 1994United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Bulgaria concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
April 6, 1989United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Cameroon concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
January 12, 1994United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Kazakhstan concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
July 28, 1989United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Zaire concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
August 1, 1997UruguayAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
September 24, 2009UzbekistanAgreement between Japan and the Republic of Uzbekistan for the Liberalization, Promotion and Protection of Investment
February 18, 1997UzbekistanAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
July 22, 1994UzbekistanTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Uzbekistan
August 1, 1996Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Agreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Venezuela for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
January 1, 1995Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Free Trade Agreement between the Republic of Colombia, the Republic of Venezuela and the United Mexican States
October 1, 2009Viet NamAgreement between Japan and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam for an Economic Partnership
June 8, 2000Viet NamAgreement between Switzerland and Viet Nam on the Protection of Intellectual Property and Cooperation in this Area
August 1, 2002Viet NamAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 10, 2001Viet NamFree Trade Agreement between United States and Viet Nam
 South AfricaAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of South Africa For the Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 7, 1998South AfricaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Mauritius and the Government of the Republic of South Africa for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 1, 2007PakistanFree Trade Agreement between China and Pakistan
August 10, 2007PortugalAgreement between the Portuguese Republic and the Republic of Albania on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
September 18, 1995ParaguayAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Ecuador and the Government of the Republic of Paraguay on Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 1, 2000ParaguayAgreement between the Republic of Paraguay and the Republic of Austria for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 8, 2003QatarAgreement between the Government of the State of Qatar and the Government of the Republic of Finland on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
June 4, 2009QatarTreaty between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the State of Qatar concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 12, 2008QatarTreaty between the Government of the State of Qatar and the Republic of Turkey concerning the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
September 2, 1995RomaniaAgreement between the Government of Romania and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 27, 2000Russian FederationAgreement between the Government of Japan and the Government of Russian Federation concerning the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 29, 1996Russian FederationAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Hungary and the Government of the Russian Federation for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 10, 1991Russian FederationAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 9, 2006Russian FederationAgreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 18, 2005Russian FederationAgreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 3, 1991Russian FederationAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 26, 1991Russian FederationAgreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 1, 1995Russian FederationTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and the Russian Federation
June 4, 2009Russian FederationTreaty between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the State of Qatar concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 1, 1996SwedenAgreement between the Government of the Kingdom of Sweden and the Government of the Republic of Albania on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
November 30, 2002SingaporeAgreement between Japan and the Republic of Singapore for a New-Age Economic Partnership
January 1, 2001SingaporeAgreement between New Zealand and Singapore on a Closer Economic Partnership
 SingaporeMemorandum of Understanding between Switzerland and Singapore
July 24, 2006SingaporePanama-Singapore Free Trade Agreement
November 20, 2001Sierra LeoneAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 1, 2006SurinameAgreement on encouragement and reciprocal protection of investments between the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Republic of Suriname
May 5, 1995SwazilandAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Kingdom of Swaziland for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
November 1, 2007ThailandAgreement between Japan and the Kingdom of Thailand for an Economic Partnership
October 22, 1997TongaAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Kingdom of Tonga for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 27, 1998TurkeyAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Turkey for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 1, 2008TurkeyFree Trade Agreement between the Republic of Turkey and the Republic of Albania
February 12, 2008TurkeyTreaty between the Government of the State of Qatar and the Republic of Turkey concerning the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 7, 2007Trinidad and TobagoAgreement between the Government of the Republic of India and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
November 27, 2003Trinidad and TobagoAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 24, 2004Trinidad and TobagoAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and the Government of the People's Republic of China on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 8, 1993Trinidad and TobagoAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 1, 1996UkraineTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Ukraine
 United States of AmericaAgreement concerning the Protection and Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Jamaica
November 9, 1994United States of AmericaAgreement on Intellectual Property between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Hungary
 United States of AmericaAgreement on Trade Relations between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Mongolian People's Republic
November 2, 1992United States of AmericaAgreement on Trade Relations between the Republic of Albania and the United States of America
April 7, 1992United States of AmericaAgreement on Trade Relations between the United States of America and the Republic of Armenia
August 13, 1993United States of AmericaAgreement on Trade Relations between the United States of America and the Republic of Georgia
February 18, 1993United States of AmericaAgreement on Trade Relations between the United States of America and the Republic of Kazakhstan
December 10, 2001United States of AmericaFree Trade Agreement between United States and Viet Nam
August 19, 1985United States of AmericaFree Trade Agreement between the United States of America and Israel
March 29, 1996United States of AmericaTreaty between United States of America and the Republic of Armenia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
January 12, 1994United States of AmericaTreaty between United States of America and the Republic of Kyrgyzstan concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
July 11, 2001United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Honduras concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
June 13, 2003United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
August 13, 1994United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the People's Republic of the Congo concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
January 4, 1998United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Albania concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
August 2, 2001United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
June 6, 2001United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Bolivia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
June 20, 2001United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Croatia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
August 17, 1997United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Georgia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
May 31, 2001United States of AmericaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the State of Bahrain concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
March 3, 1989United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and Grenada concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
March 7, 1997United States of AmericaTreaty between the United States of America and Jamaica concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
July 10, 1991Republic of KoreaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 19, 2003Republic of KoreaAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Korea for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
September 1, 2006Republic of KoreaFree Trade Agreement between the EFTA States and the Republic of Korea
November 12, 1998KuwaitAgreement between the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the State of Kuwait for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
November 15, 1997KuwaitAgreement between the Federal Republic of Germany and the State of Kuwait for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 16, 1991KuwaitAgreement between the French Republic and the State of Kuwait on the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 29, 2002KuwaitAgreement between the Kingdom of Denmark and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 2, 1998KuwaitAgreement between the Republic of Croatia and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 21, 1997KuwaitAgreement between the Republic of Finland and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
April 19, 2002KuwaitAgreement between the Republic of Lebanon and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 15, 2003KuwaitAgreement between the Republic of Lithuania and the State of Kuwait for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 19, 1997KazakhstanAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 18, 1993KazakhstanAgreement on Trade Relations between the United States of America and the Republic of Kazakhstan
July 1, 1997KazakhstanTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Kazakhstan
January 12, 1994KazakhstanTreaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Kazakhstan concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
February 9, 2006Lao People's Democratic RepublicAgreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 19, 2002LebanonAgreement between the Republic of Lebanon and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 1, 2006LebanonEC-Lebanon Interim Agreement
September 1, 1998LithuaniaAgreement between the Government of the Argentine Republic and the Government of the Republic of Lithuania on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 15, 2003LithuaniaAgreement between the Republic of Lithuania and the State of Kuwait for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
March 16, 1999Republic of MoldovaAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Moldova for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
November 1, 2004Republic of MoldovaFree Trade Agreement between the Republic of Albania and the Republic of Moldova
September 1, 1996Republic of MoldovaTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and the Republic of Moldova
September 1, 1996the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
March 24, 2002MongoliaAgreement between Japan and Mongolia concerning the Promotion and Protection of Investment
 MongoliaAgreement on Trade Relations between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Mongolian People's Republic
July 21, 2006MauritaniaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
April 26, 1986MauritaniaTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Islamic Republic of Mauritania concerning the Promotion and Reciprocal protection of Capital investment
October 7, 1998MauritiusAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Mauritius and the Government of the Republic of South Africa for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
November 1, 2007MalawiAgreement on encouragement and reciprocal protection of investments between the Government of the Republic of Malawi and the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
July 22, 1998MexicoAgreement between the Government of the Argentine Republic and the Government of the United Mexican States for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 1, 1995MexicoFree Trade Agreement between the Republic of Colombia, the Republic of Venezuela and the United Mexican States
July 13, 2006MalaysiaAgreement between the Government of Japan and the Government of Malaysia for an Economic Partnership
 MalaysiaAgreement between the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Government of Malaysia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 26, 2006NamibiaAgreement between the Government of the French Republic and the Republic of Namibia on the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
September 1, 2008NamibiaAgreement between the Republic of Austria and the Republic of Namibia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 21, 1997NamibiaTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Namibia Concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 1, 2001NicaraguaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Argentina and the Government of the Republic of Nicaragua for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 2, 2000NicaraguaAgreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Republic of Nicaragua on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
October 1, 1994NetherlandsAgreement on Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments between the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Argentine Republic
September 1, 1995NetherlandsAgreement on Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments between the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Republic of Albania
November 1, 2007NetherlandsAgreement on encouragement and reciprocal protection of investments between the Government of the Republic of Malawi and the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
October 1, 2006NetherlandsAgreement on encouragement and reciprocal protection of investments between the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Republic of Suriname
January 1, 2001New ZealandAgreement between New Zealand and Singapore on a Closer Economic Partnership
 New ZealandAgreement between the Government of the Argentine Republic and the Government of New Zealand for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 1, 2011New ZealandNew Zealand - Hong Kong, China Closer Economic Partnership Agreement
June 22, 1998PanamaAgreement between the Republic of Argentina and the Republic of Panama for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 24, 2006PanamaPanama-Singapore Free Trade Agreement
December 1, 2009PeruAgreement between Japan and the Republic of Peru for the Promotion, Protection and Liberation of Investment
October 24, 1996PeruAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Peru and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
March 1, 2010PeruFree Trade Agreement between China and Peru
May 29, 2002PakistanAgreement between Japan and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan concerning the promotion and protection of investment
July 3, 1991United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
March 3, 1989GrenadaTreaty between the United States of America and Grenada concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
August 13, 1993GeorgiaAgreement on Trade Relations between the United States of America and the Republic of Georgia
January 1, 2001GeorgiaTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Georgia
August 17, 1997GeorgiaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Georgia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
July 4, 1995GreeceAgreement between the Government of the Hellenic Republic and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 7, 2002GuatemalaAgreement between the Republic of Argentina and the Republic of Guatemala for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 11, 2001HondurasTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Honduras concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
April 16, 1994CroatiaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Albania and the Government of the Republic of Croatia for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 1, 1996CroatiaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 2, 1998CroatiaAgreement between the Republic of Croatia and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 1, 2003CroatiaFree Trade Agreement between the Republic of Croatia and the Republic of Albania
June 1, 2000CroatiaTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Croatia
June 20, 2001CroatiaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Croatia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
May 29, 1996HungaryAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Hungary and the Government of the Russian Federation for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
October 1, 1997HungaryAgreement between the Republic of Argentina and the Republic of Hungary for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 1, 1998HungaryAgreement between the Republic of Hungary and the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
November 9, 1994HungaryAgreement on Intellectual Property between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Hungary
July 1, 2008IndonesiaAgreement between Japan and Indonesia for an Economic Partnership
February 18, 1997IsraelAgreement between the Government of the Republic of India and the Government of the State of Israel for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
March 16, 1999IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Czech Republic for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 18, 1997IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 1, 2004IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Albania on Trade and Economic Cooperation
April 10, 1997IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Argentina for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 19, 1997IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
June 19, 2003IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Korea for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
March 16, 1999IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Moldova for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 27, 1998IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Turkey for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 18, 1997IsraelAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
January 1, 2002IsraelFree Trade Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Government of the State of Israel
August 19, 1985IsraelFree Trade Agreement between the United States of America and Israel
October 7, 2007IndiaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of India and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 18, 1997IndiaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of India and the Government of the State of Israel for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
 IndiaMemorandum of Understanding between Switzerland and India
January 29, 1996ItalyAgreement between the Government of the Italian Republic and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
October 14, 1993ItalyAgreement between the Republic of Argentina and the Italian Republic for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 1, 1995JamaicaAgreement between the Government of Jamaica and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
 JamaicaAgreement concerning the Protection and Enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Jamaica
March 7, 1997JamaicaTreaty between the United States of America and Jamaica concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
June 13, 2003JordanTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
July 1, 2008JapanAgreement between Japan and Indonesia for an Economic Partnership
March 24, 2002JapanAgreement between Japan and Mongolia concerning the Promotion and Protection of Investment
May 29, 2002JapanAgreement between Japan and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan concerning the promotion and protection of investment
July 31, 2008JapanAgreement between Japan and the Kingdom of Cambodia for the Liberalization, Promotion and Protection of Investment
November 1, 2007JapanAgreement between Japan and the Kingdom of Thailand for an Economic Partnership
December 1, 2009JapanAgreement between Japan and the Republic of Peru for the Promotion, Protection and Liberation of Investment
November 30, 2002JapanAgreement between Japan and the Republic of Singapore for a New-Age Economic Partnership
September 24, 2009JapanAgreement between Japan and the Republic of Uzbekistan for the Liberalization, Promotion and Protection of Investment
October 1, 2009JapanAgreement between Japan and the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam for an Economic Partnership
July 13, 2006JapanAgreement between the Government of Japan and the Government of Malaysia for an Economic Partnership
May 27, 2000JapanAgreement between the Government of Japan and the Government of Russian Federation concerning the Promotion and Protection of Investments
September 1, 2009JapanEconomic Partnership Agreement between Japan and Switzerland
May 1, 1998KyrgyzstanTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Kyrgyzstan
January 12, 1994KyrgyzstanTreaty between United States of America and the Republic of Kyrgyzstan concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
July 31, 2008CambodiaAgreement between Japan and the Kingdom of Cambodia for the Liberalization, Promotion and Protection of Investment
 CambodiaAgreement between the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Government of Malaysia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 18, 2006Republic of KoreaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
July 21, 2006Republic of KoreaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
September 24, 1996Republic of KoreaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
November 27, 2003Republic of KoreaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 1, 1996SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Ukraine
July 22, 1994SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Uzbekistan
September 1, 1996SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
September 1, 1996SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and the Republic of Moldova
July 1, 1995SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and the Russian Federation
August 1, 1994SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Republic of Belarus
January 1, 2006SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina
March 6, 2009ChileAustralia-Chile Free Trade Agreement
February 1, 2003ChileEC-Chile Interim Agreement
January 1, 1995ChileTreaty between the Republic of Argentina and the Republic of Chile concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 6, 1989CameroonTreaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Cameroon concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
June 17, 1994ChinaAgreement between the Government of the People's Republic of China and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 20, 1994ChinaAgreement between the Government of the People's Republic of China and the Government of the Republic of Albania concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 24, 2004ChinaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and the Government of the People's Republic of China on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
July 1, 2007ChinaFree Trade Agreement between China and Pakistan
March 1, 2010ChinaFree Trade Agreement between China and Peru
 ChinaMemorandum of Understanding between Switzerland and China
January 1, 1995ColombiaFree Trade Agreement between the Republic of Colombia, the Republic of Venezuela and the United Mexican States
September 1, 2002Costa RicaFree Trade Agreement between Canada and Costa Rica
July 7, 1995Czech RepublicAgreement between the Czech Republic and the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
March 16, 1999Czech RepublicAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Czech Republic for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
November 15, 1997GermanyAgreement between the Federal Republic of Germany and the State of Kuwait for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 11, 2002GermanyAgreement between the Government of Barbados and the Federal Republic of Germany for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 28, 2001GermanyTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and Antigua and Barbuda concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
November 8, 1993GermanyTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Argentine Republic on the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
October 12, 2007GermanyTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 26, 1986GermanyTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Islamic Republic of Mauritania concerning the Promotion and Reciprocal protection of Capital investment
August 18, 1995GermanyTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Albania concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
March 1, 2007GermanyTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Angola concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 21, 1997GermanyTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Namibia Concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
August 4, 2000GermanyTreaty between the Republic of Armenia and the Federal Republic of Germany concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 2, 1995DenmarkAgreement between the Government of Argentina and the Government of the Kingdom of Denmark for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 29, 2002DenmarkAgreement between the Kingdom of Denmark and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 28, 2002AlgeriaAgreement between the Government of the Argentine Republic and the Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 15, 2005AlgeriaAgreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria concerning the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 1, 1995EcuadorAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Ecuador and the Government of Argentina for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
September 18, 1995EcuadorAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Ecuador and the Government of the Republic of Paraguay on Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 16, 1997EstoniaTreaty between the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Estonia for the Encouragement and the Reciprocal Protection of Investment
December 3, 1993EgyptAgreement between the Government of Argentina and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 1, 1994EgyptAgreement between the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 8, 1997EgyptAgreement between the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Government of the Republic of Armenia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
June 27, 1992EgyptTreaty between the United States of America and the Arab Republic of Egypt concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investments
September 28, 1992SpainAgreement between the Argentine Republic and the Kingdom of Spain on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
November 12, 1998EthiopiaAgreement between the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the State of Kuwait for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 20, 1999FinlandAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Finland and the Government of the Republic of Albania on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 3, 1996FinlandAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Finland and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 20, 2007FinlandAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Finland and the Government of the Republic of Armenia on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 8, 2003FinlandAgreement between the Government of the State of Qatar and the Government of the Republic of Finland on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 21, 1997FinlandAgreement between the Republic of Finland and the State of Kuwait for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 16, 1991FranceAgreement between the French Republic and the State of Kuwait on the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
March 3, 1993FranceAgreement between the Government of the French Republic and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 26, 2006FranceAgreement between the Government of the French Republic and the Republic of Namibia on the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 5, 1995United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Kingdom of Swaziland for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 22, 1997United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Kingdom of Tonga for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 1, 1997United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 30, 1995United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 19, 1993United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Argentina for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 28, 1994United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Belarus for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
November 20, 2001United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Sierra Leone for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 8, 1993United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 1, 1996United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Venezuela for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 1, 2002United KingdomAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 7, 2002ArgentinaAgreement between the Republic of Argentina and the Republic of Guatemala for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
October 1, 1997ArgentinaAgreement between the Republic of Argentina and the Republic of Hungary for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 22, 1998ArgentinaAgreement between the Republic of Argentina and the Republic of Panama for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 20, 1994ArgentinaAgreement between the Republic of Armenia and the Argentina Republic for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 1, 1995ArgentinaAgreement between the Republic of Bolivia and the Republic of Argentina for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
November 6, 1992ArgentinaAgreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
October 1, 1994ArgentinaAgreement on Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments between the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Argentine Republic
November 8, 1993ArgentinaTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Argentine Republic on the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 1, 1995ArgentinaTreaty between the Republic of Argentina and the Republic of Chile concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 1, 2003AustriaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Austria and the Government of the Republic of Armenia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 1, 1995AustriaAgreement between the Republic of Austria and the Republic of Albania concerning the Promotion and Protection of Investments
September 1, 2008AustriaAgreement between the Republic of Austria and the Republic of Namibia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
January 1, 2000AustriaAgreement between the Republic of Paraguay and the Republic of Austria for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
January 11, 1997AustraliaAgreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
March 6, 2009AustraliaAustralia-Chile Free Trade Agreement
August 1, 2001AzerbaijanTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Azerbaijan and Switzerland
August 2, 2001AzerbaijanTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
April 6, 2009Bosnia and HerzegovinaAgreement between Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 1, 2004Bosnia and HerzegovinaFree Trade Agreement between Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina
December 1, 2004Bosnia and HerzegovinaFree Trade Agreement between Bulgaria and Bosnia and Herzegovina
January 1, 2006Bosnia and HerzegovinaTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina
May 11, 2002BarbadosAgreement between the Government of Barbados and the Federal Republic of Germany for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
January 17, 1997BarbadosAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of Barbados for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investment
July 25, 1989BangladeshTreaty between the United States of America and the People's Republic of Bangladesh concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
January 28, 1996BulgariaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Government of the Republic of Albania on Mutual Promotion and Protection of Investment
March 11, 1997BulgariaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 18, 2005BulgariaAgreement between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 1, 2004BulgariaFree Trade Agreement between Bulgaria and Bosnia and Herzegovina
January 1, 2002BulgariaFree Trade Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Government of the State of Israel
June 2, 1994BulgariaTreaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Bulgaria concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
May 31, 2001BahrainTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the State of Bahrain concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
May 1, 1995Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Agreement between the Republic of Bolivia and the Republic of Argentina for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 6, 2001Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Bolivia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
December 28, 1994BelarusAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Belarus for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 1, 1994BelarusTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Republic of Belarus
January 17, 1997CanadaAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of Barbados for the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investment
 CanadaAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of South Africa For the Promotion and Protection of Investments
April 29, 1993CanadaAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Argentina for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
March 29, 1999CanadaAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Armenia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
September 1, 2002CanadaFree Trade Agreement between Canada and Costa Rica
July 28, 1989Democratic Republic of the CongoTreaty between the United States of America and the Republic of Zaire concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
August 13, 1994CongoTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the People's Republic of the Congo concerning the Reciprocal Encouragement and Protection of Investment
June 8, 2000SwitzerlandAgreement between Switzerland and Viet Nam on the Protection of Intellectual Property and Cooperation in this Area
November 6, 1992SwitzerlandAgreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 2, 2000SwitzerlandAgreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Republic of Nicaragua on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
August 15, 2005SwitzerlandAgreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria concerning the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 30, 1993SwitzerlandAgreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Government of the Republic of Albania on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
August 26, 1991SwitzerlandAgreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Government of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 1, 2000SwitzerlandAgreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Swiss Federal Council
September 1, 2009SwitzerlandEconomic Partnership Agreement between Japan and Switzerland
 SwitzerlandMemorandum of Understanding between Switzerland and China
 SwitzerlandMemorandum of Understanding between Switzerland and India
 SwitzerlandMemorandum of Understanding between Switzerland and Singapore
August 1, 1996SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Albania and Switzerland
August 1, 2001SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Azerbaijan and Switzerland
June 1, 2000SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Croatia
January 1, 2001SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Georgia
July 1, 1997SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Kazakhstan
May 1, 1998SwitzerlandTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Switzerland and Kyrgyzstan
October 12, 2007AfghanistanTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 28, 2001Antigua and BarbudaTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and Antigua and Barbuda concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 6, 2009AlbaniaAgreement between Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
July 7, 1995AlbaniaAgreement between the Czech Republic and the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
September 2, 1995AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of Romania and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 1, 1994AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 4, 1995AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the Hellenic Republic and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 29, 1996AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the Italian Republic and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 1, 1996AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the Kingdom of Sweden and the Government of the Republic of Albania on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 20, 1994AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the People's Republic of China and the Government of the Republic of Albania concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 16, 1994AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Albania and the Government of the Republic of Croatia for the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 28, 1996AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Government of the Republic of Albania on Mutual Promotion and Protection of Investment
February 20, 1999AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Finland and the Government of the Republic of Albania on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 18, 2006AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 18, 1997AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 1, 2004AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Albania on Trade and Economic Cooperation
August 30, 1995AlbaniaAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
August 10, 2007AlbaniaAgreement between the Portuguese Republic and the Republic of Albania on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
August 1, 1995AlbaniaAgreement between the Republic of Austria and the Republic of Albania concerning the Promotion and Protection of Investments
April 1, 1998AlbaniaAgreement between the Republic of Hungary and the Republic of Albania for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
April 30, 1993AlbaniaAgreement between the Swiss Federal Council and the Government of the Republic of Albania on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
September 1, 1995AlbaniaAgreement on Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments between the Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Republic of Albania
November 2, 1992AlbaniaAgreement on Trade Relations between the Republic of Albania and the United States of America
December 1, 2004AlbaniaFree Trade Agreement between Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina
November 1, 2004AlbaniaFree Trade Agreement between the Republic of Albania and the Republic of Moldova
June 1, 2003AlbaniaFree Trade Agreement between the Republic of Croatia and the Republic of Albania
May 1, 2008AlbaniaFree Trade Agreement between the Republic of Turkey and the Republic of Albania
August 1, 1996AlbaniaTrade and Economic Cooperation Agreement between Albania and Switzerland
August 18, 1995AlbaniaTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Albania concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 4, 1998AlbaniaTreaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Albania concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
March 29, 1999ArmeniaAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Armenia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
May 8, 1997ArmeniaAgreement between the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Government of the Republic of Armenia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
February 1, 2003ArmeniaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Austria and the Government of the Republic of Armenia for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
April 20, 2007ArmeniaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Finland and the Government of the Republic of Armenia on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 20, 1994ArmeniaAgreement between the Republic of Armenia and the Argentina Republic for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 7, 1992ArmeniaAgreement on Trade Relations between the United States of America and the Republic of Armenia
January 1, 2000ArmeniaAgreement on Trade and Economic Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Swiss Federal Council
March 29, 1996ArmeniaTreaty between United States of America and the Republic of Armenia concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment
August 4, 2000ArmeniaTreaty between the Republic of Armenia and the Federal Republic of Germany concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
March 1, 2007AngolaTreaty between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Republic of Angola concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
September 28, 1992ArgentinaAgreement between the Argentine Republic and the Kingdom of Spain on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 3, 1993ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of Argentina and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 2, 1995ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of Argentina and the Government of the Kingdom of Denmark for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 11, 1997ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of Australia and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
April 29, 1993ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Argentina for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
December 1, 1995ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of Jamaica and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
 ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Argentine Republic and the Government of New Zealand for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
January 28, 2002ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Argentine Republic and the Government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
September 1, 1998ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Argentine Republic and the Government of the Republic of Lithuania on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
July 22, 1998ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Argentine Republic and the Government of the United Mexican States for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
March 3, 1993ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the French Republic and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Reciprocal Promotion and Protection of Investments
June 17, 1994ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the People's Republic of China and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 1, 2001ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Argentina and the Government of the Republic of Nicaragua for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
March 11, 1997ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
June 1, 1996ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the Government of the Argentine Republic on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
December 1, 1995ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Ecuador and the Government of Argentina for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
May 3, 1996ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Finland and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
September 24, 1996ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Korea and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 24, 1996ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the Republic of Peru and the Government of the Republic of Argentina on the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
April 10, 1997ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Argentina for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
February 19, 1993ArgentinaAgreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the Republic of Argentina for the Promotion and Protection of Investments
October 14, 1993ArgentinaAgreement between the Republic of Argentina and the Italian Republic for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments
 

Regional Economic Integration Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
January 1, 1994United States of AmericaNorth American Free Trade Agreement
July 26, 2007AlbaniaCentral European Free Trade Agreement
April 24, 2008PakistanEconomic Cooperation Organisation Trade Agreement
October 24, 2007SerbiaCentral European Free Trade Agreement
January 1, 2010SingaporeAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
May 28, 2006SingaporeTrans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement
March 12, 2010ThailandAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
April 24, 2008TajikistanEconomic Cooperation Organisation Trade Agreement
April 24, 2008TurkeyEconomic Cooperation Organisation Trade Agreement
January 1, 2011Lao People's Democratic RepublicAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
September 1, 2012LiechtensteinFree Trade Agreement between Montenegro and the EFTA States
July 26, 2007Republic of MoldovaCentral European Free Trade Agreement
July 26, 2007MontenegroCentral European Free Trade Agreement
September 1, 2012MontenegroFree Trade Agreement between Montenegro and the EFTA States
July 26, 2007the former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaCentral European Free Trade Agreement
January 1, 1994MexicoNorth American Free Trade Agreement
January 1, 2010MalaysiaAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
November 1, 2012NorwayFree Trade Agreement between Montenegro and the EFTA States
January 1, 2010New ZealandAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
May 28, 2006New ZealandTrans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement
January 1, 2010PhilippinesAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
August 22, 2007CroatiaCentral European Free Trade Agreement
April 24, 2008Iran (Islamic Republic of)Economic Cooperation Organisation Trade Agreement
October 1, 2012IcelandFree Trade Agreement between Montenegro and the EFTA States
January 4, 2011CambodiaAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
September 1, 2012SwitzerlandFree Trade Agreement between Montenegro and the EFTA States
November 8, 2006ChileTrans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement
January 1, 2010AustraliaAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
November 22, 2007Bosnia and HerzegovinaCentral European Free Trade Agreement
January 1, 2010Brunei DarussalamAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
July 12, 2006Brunei DarussalamTrans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership Agreement
January 1, 1994CanadaNorth American Free Trade Agreement
April 24, 2008AfghanistanEconomic Cooperation Organisation Trade Agreement
January 1, 2010Viet NamAgreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area
 

IP-related Multilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
January 1, 1995European Union (EU)Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
May 1, 1998European Union (EU)United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
October 8, 2009European Union (EU)Kiev Protocol to the Aarhus Convention
October 6, 1996European Union (EU)Helsinki Water Convention
May 18, 2005European Union (EU)Aarhus Convention
 

IP-relevant Bilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
January 1, 1996World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)Agreement between the World Intellectual Property Organization and the World Trade Organization
January 1, 1996World Trade Organization (WTO)Agreement between the World Intellectual Property Organization and the World Trade Organization
 Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC)Free Trade Agreement between the EFTA States and the Member States of the Co-Operation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf
May 1, 2008Southern African Customs Union (SACU)Free Trade Agreement between the EFTA States and the SACU States
February 1, 2003European CommunityEC-Chile Interim Agreement
September 1, 2006European Free Trade Association (EFTA)Free Trade Agreement between the EFTA States and the Republic of Korea
 European Free Trade Association (EFTA)Free Trade Agreement between the EFTA States and the Member States of the Co-Operation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf
April 1, 2006European CommunityEC-Lebanon Interim Agreement
May 1, 2008European Free Trade Association (EFTA)Free Trade Agreement between the EFTA States and the SACU States
 

IP-related Multilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
March 17, 1995Cook IslandsUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
January 1, 1995Hong Kong, ChinaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 1, 1995Macao, ChinaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
January 1, 2002Taiwan Province of ChinaAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
November 10, 2006NiueUnited Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea
 

IP-relevant Bilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
January 1, 2011Hong Kong, ChinaNew Zealand - Hong Kong, China Closer Economic Partnership Agreement
 

Regional Economic Integration Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
July 26, 2007KosovoCentral European Free Trade Agreement

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