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SignatureJune 15, 1957
RatificationJuly 25, 1960
Entry into forceApril 8, 1961


Article(s) Signature Instrument Entry into Force
Geneva Act (1977) May 13, 1977Ratification: November 18, 1982February 19, 1983
Stockholm Act (1967) July 14, 1967Ratification: 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 16(2) of the Nice 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 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)