Paris Notification No. 75
Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property

Ratification of Articles 1 to 12 of the Stockholm Act by the Republic of Finland

The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments to the Minister for Foreign Affairs and, in accordance with the provisions of the Stockholm Act (1967) of the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property of March 20, 1883, has the honor to notify him that the Government of the Republic of Finland, referring to the deposit, made on June 8, 1970, and notified on June 15, 1970 (Paris Notification No. 22), of its instrument of ratification of the said Convention, as revised at Stockholm on July 14, 1967, with a declaration to the effect that its ratification shall not apply to Articles 1 to 12, deposited, on July 17, 1975, a declaration by which it extends the effects of its ratification to the said Articles.

Pursuant to the provisions of Article 20(2)(c) and (3) of the Stockholm Act of the said Convention, Articles 13 to 30 entered into force, with respect to the Republic of Finland, on September 15, 1970.

Pursuant to the provisions of Article 20(2)(c) of the said Act, Articles 1 to 12 will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Finland, three months after the date of this notification, that is, on October 21, 1975.

July 21, 1975