PCT Notification No. 44
Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)

Accession by the Republic of Korea

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 Republic of Korea, on May 10, 1984, of its instrument of accession to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), done at Washington on June 19, 1970.

The said instrument contains the following reservation: "The Republic of Korea declares, pursuant to Article 64, paragraph (1), of the said Treaty, this it is not bound by the provision of Chapter II of the Treaty concerning international preliminary examination."

The said Treaty will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Korea, three months after the date on which the said instrument of accession was deposited, that is, on August 10, 1984.

May 14, 1984