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Law No. 11/1986 of March 20, 1986, on Patents (repealed by Law No. 24/2015 of July 24, 2015), Spain


Repealed Text 
Year of Version 2015 Dates Entry into force: June 26, 1986 Promulgated: March 20, 1986 Type of Text Main IP Laws   Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), Utility Models Subject Matter (secondary) Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Transfer of Technology, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets) Notes This consolidated text of the Law No. 11/1986 of March 20, 1986, on Patents shall be repealed by the Law No. 24/2015 of July 24, 2015, on Patents, which was published on July 25, 2015, and comes into force on April 1, 2017.

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Spanish Ley Nº 11/1986, de 20 de marzo de 1986, de Patentes (derogada por la Ley 24/2015, de 24 de julio, de Patentes) PDF HTML
Related Legislation Supersedes (3 text(s)) Supersedes (3 text(s))
Law No. 11/1986 of March 20, 1986, on Patents (as amended up to Law No. 14/2011 of June 1, 2011)(ES148)
Law No. 11/1986 of March 20, 1986, on Patents (as amended up to Law No. 50/1998 on Tax, Administrative and Social Policy Measures)(ES069)
Law No. 11/1986 of March 20, 1986, on Patents(ES008)
Is amended by (4 text(s)) Is amended by (4 text(s))
Law No. 1/2000 of January 7, 2000, on Civil Procedure (version published on April 15, 2019) (ES245)
Law No. 2/2011 of March 4, 2011, on Sustainable Economy (as amended up to Law No. 1/2018 of March 6, 2018) (ES254)
Law No. 50/1998 of December 30, 1998, on Amendments to Law No. 11/1986 of March 20, 1986, on Patents and Law No. 32/1988 of November 10, 1988, on Trademarks (ES068)
Royal Decree-Law No. 8/1998 of July 31, 1998, on Urgent Measures concerning Industrial Property (ES065)
Is implemented by (5 text(s)) Is implemented by (5 text(s))
Royal Decree No. 2424/1986 of 10 October, 1986 for the implementation of the Convention on the Grant of European Patent, done in Munich on October 5, 1973 (as last amended by Royal Decree No. 1431/2008 of August 29, 2008) (ES153)
Royal Decree No. 55/2002 of January 18, 2002 on the Use and Assignment of the Inventions of Public Research Bodies, pursuant to Article 20 of Patent Law No. 11/1986 of March 20, 1986 (ES091)
Royal Decree No. 812/2000 of May 19, 2000, establishing Application of the Procedure for Grant of Patents subject to Preliminary Examination in Food Sector (ES083)
Royal Decree No. 151/1996 of February 2, 1996, Partly Amending the Implementing Regulation of Law 11/1986 of March 20, 1986 on Patents, approved by Royal Decree 2245/1986 of October 10, 1986 (ES023)
Royal Decree No. 1123/1995 of July 3, 1995, implementing the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), signed at Washington on June 19, 1970 (ES014)
Is repealed by (1 text(s)) Is repealed by (1 text(s))
Law No. 24/2015 of July 24, 2015, on Patents (as amended by Law No. 6/2018 of July 3, 2018) (ES215)

Historical Versions Repeals (1 text(s)) Repeals (1 text(s))
Industrial Property Code (Royal Decree-Law of July 26, 1929, as amended by Law No. 12/1975 on the Protection of Plant Varieties and by Law No. 17/1975 of May 2, 1975, Creating the Autonomous Body, the “Registry of Industrial Property”) (ES005)

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