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AccessionFebruary 9, 1956
Entry into forceApril 29, 1956


Article(s) Signature Instrument Entry into Force
Stockholm Act (1967) July 14, 1967Ratification: June 27, 1975October 4, 1975
Nice Act (1957) June 15, 1957Ratification: March 8, 1961December 15, 1966
London Act (1934)  Accession: February 9, 1956April 29, 1956

Declarations, reservations etc.

Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Principality of Monaco in which that Government indicated its desire to avail itself of the provisions of Article 18(2) of the Madrid (Marks) Agreement. That notification entered into force on the date of its receipt, that is, on September 8, 1971. Pursuant to the said Article, the Principality of Monaco, which was a member of the Madrid Special Union, could, for five years from April 26, 1970, date of entry into force of the Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), exercise the rights provided under Article 10 to 13 of the Stockholm Act of the Madrid (Marks) Agreement, as if it were bound by those Articles. (see Madrid (Marks) Notification No. 12)

Nice Act (1957): Pursuant to Article 3bis of the said Act, the Government of Monaco declared that the protection resulting from the international registration shall extend to Monaco only at the express request of the proprietor of the mark. Date of effect: December 15, 1966. (see La Propriété Industrielle 1961, No.6, p.123 and Industrial Property 1966, No.12, p.271)