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Germany
Industrial Designs

45 record(s) found.

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextEntityTitle
April 4, 2016GermanyAct of April 3, 2016, amending Design Act and other Intellectual Property Acts
October 19, 2013GermanyAct Revising Certain Provisions of Patent Act and Other Acts in the Field of Industrial Property Protection
October 10, 2013GermanyAct on Modernization of the Industrial Design Act and Amendments to the Rules on the Notices Concerning the Protection of Exhibition
July 31, 2009GermanyAct on Simplification and Modernization of Patent Act
March 12, 2003GermanyAct on the Legal Protection of Designs (Design Act, as amended up to Act of April 4, 2016)
July 23, 2002GermanyAct to Amend the Right of Representation by Attorneys-at-Law before the Higher Regional Courts
December 13, 2001GermanyAct to Revise the Rules on Costs in the Field of Intellectual Property
December 13, 2001GermanyAct Concerning the Costs of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office and of the Federal Patent Court (Patent Costs Act, as amended up to Act of August 31, 2015)
July 16, 1998GermanySecond Act to Amend the Patent Act and other Acts
April 23, 1992GermanyAct on the Extension of Industrial Property Rights (Extension Act, as amended up to Act of March 12, 2004)

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextEntityTitle
July 3, 2004GermanyAct Against Unfair Competition (version published on March 3, 2010)
July 19, 2002GermanyAct on Further Reform of Stock Corporation Act and Accounting Act and on Transparency and Disclosure (Transparency and Disclosure Act)
December 22, 1997GermanyLaw to Reform Arbitration Proceedings (Arbitration Proceedings Reform Law) (Excerpt)

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextEntityTitle
January 2, 2014GermanyRegulation on the Implementation of the Industrial Design Law (as amended up to Order of January 2, 2014)
January 2, 2014GermanyRegulation of January 2, 2014 for Further Modernization of the Design Act and Introduction of the Invalidity Procedure in Design Matters
November 1, 2013GermanyRegulation on Electronic Legal Transactions with the German Patent and Trademark Office (Regulation of November 1, 2013, as amended by Regulation of January 2, 2014)
November 1, 2013GermanyOrdinance on Electronic Legal Transactions with the German Patent and Trademark Office and on Amendments to Other Regulations for the German Patent and Trademark Office
April 9, 2009GermanyNotice in respect of The Patent Centres Authorised to Receive Applications for Patents, Utility Models, Trade Marks And Designs (published on April 9, 2009 by the the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 815)
February 22, 2001GermanyNotice of Patent Information Centers Authorized to Accept Patent and Utility Model Applications (published on of February 22, 2001 by the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 341)
September 27, 2000GermanyNotice of Patent Information Centers Authorized to Accept Patent and Utility Model Applications (published on September 27, 2000 by the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 1416)
November 5, 1999GermanyNotice of Patent Information Centers Authorized to Accept Patent and Utility Model Applications (published on November 5, 1999 by the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 2193)
April 6, 1999GermanyNotice of Patent Information Centers Authorized to Accept Patent and Utility Model Applications (published on April 6, 1999 by the Federal Ministry of Justice in the Federal Law Gazette, Part I, p. 648)
October 15, 1991GermanyOrder on the Administrative Costs of the German Patent and Trade Mark Office
October 15, 1991GermanyRegulation Concerning the Payment of Fees to the German Patent Office and the Federal Patent Court (as amended October 31, 1998)
 

WIPO-Administered Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
June 1, 1928GermanyHague Agreement
October 25, 1990GermanyLocarno Agreement
May 1, 1903GermanyParis Convention
September 19, 1970GermanyWIPO Convention
 

IP-related Multilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
January 1, 1995GermanyAgreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)
March 26, 2009GermanyConvention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 24, 1977GermanyConvention relating to the Status of Stateless Persons
August 16, 1990GermanyEuropean Convention on State Immunity
March 26, 2009GermanyOptional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
January 1, 1991GermanyUnited Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods
 

IP-relevant Bilateral Treaties

Entry into force for contracting partyEntityTitle
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
November 8, 1998GermanyTreaty between the Republic of Paraguay and the Federal Republic of Germany concerning the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Capital Investments