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SignatureOctober 31, 1958
RatificationJuly 10, 1968
Entry into forceDecember 29, 1968


Article(s) Signature Instrument Entry into Force
Geneva Act (2015) May 22, 2015  
Stockholm Act (1967)  Accession: January 20, 1977April 24, 1977

Declarations, reservations etc.

Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Italian Republic in which that Government indicated its desire to avail itself of the provisions of Article 18(2) of the Lisbon Agreement. This notification entered into force on the date of its receipt, that is, on April 29, 1970. In pursuance of the said Article, the Italian Republic, which was a member of the Lisbon 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 Articles 9 to 12 of the Stockholm Act of the Lisbon Agreement, as if it were bound by those Articles. (see Lisbon Notification No. 4)