PLT Notification No. 15
Patent Law Treaty (PLT)

Ratification by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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 United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, on December 22, 2005, of its instrument of ratification of the Patent Law Treaty, adopted at Geneva on June 1, 2000, in respect of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man.

The said Treaty will enter into force, with respect to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and to the Isle of Man, on March 22, 2006.

December 22, 2005