Locarno Notification No. 24
Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs

Ratification by the Federal Republic of Germany

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and has the honor to notify him of the deposit by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, on July 25, 1990, of its instrument of ratification of the Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs, signed at Locarno on October 8, 1968, as amended on October 2, 1979.

The said instrument was accompanied by the following declaration: "the said Agreement shall also apply to Berlin (West) with effect from the date on which it enters into force for the Federal Republic of Germany."

The said Agreement will enter into force, with respect to the Federal Republic of Germany, three months after the date of this notification, that is, on October 25, 1990.

July 25, 1990