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SignatureJune 15, 1957
RatificationApril 4, 1959
Entry into forceApril 8, 1961


Article(s) Signature Instrument Entry into Force
Geneva Act (1977) May 13, 1977Ratification: February 2, 1979May 9, 1979
Stockholm Act (1967) July 14, 1967Ratification: February 2, 1979May 9, 1979

Declarations, reservations etc.

Stockholm Act (1967): A notification was deposited by the Government of the Spanish State 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 August 17, 1970. In pursuance of the said Article, the Spanish State, 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. 16)