Singapore Notification No. 31
Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks

Accession by the Republic of Benin

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 the deposit by the Government of the Republic of Benin, on June 6, 2012, of its instrument of accession to the Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks, adopted at Singapore on March 27, 2006.

The Republic of Benin being a Member State of the African Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI), the Treaty will enter into force, with respect to the Republic of Benin, three months after the date on which OAPI deposits its instrument of accession to the said Treaty in accordance with Articles 26 and 28 of the Treaty.

June 6, 2012