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SignatureJune 15, 1957
AccessionMarch 5, 1962
Entry into forceJune 6, 1962


Article(s) Signature Instrument Entry into Force
Geneva Act (1977) October 11, 1977Ratification: August 9, 1984November 20, 1984
Stockholm Act (1967) July 14, 1967Ratification: October 31, 1974February 12, 1975

Declarations, reservations etc.

Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Kingdom of Belgium in which that Government indicated its desire to avail itself of the provisions of Article 16(2) of the Nice Agreement. This notification entered into force on the date of its receipt, that is, on May 20, 1970. In pursuance of the said Article, the Kingdom of Belgium, which was a member of the Nice 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 5 to 8 of the Stockholm Act of the Nice Agreement, as if it were bound by those Articles. (see Nice Notification No. 11)