Paris Notification No. 17
Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property

Accession of the Republic of Malawi to the Stockholm Act

The Director of the United International Bureaux for the Protection of Intellectual Property (BIRPI) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and, in accordance with the provisions of the above international instrument adopted at Stockholm, has the honor to notify him that the Government of the Republic of Malawi deposited, on March 11, 1970, its instrument of accession dated February 18, 1970, of the Paris Convention of March 20, 1883, for the Protection of Industrial Property, as revised at Stockholm on July 14, 1967.

Pursuant to the provisions of Article 20(2)(c) and (3), the Stockholm Act of the said Convention will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Malawi, three months after the date of this notification, that is, on June 25, 1970.

March 25, 1970