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Intellectual Property Law (consolidated version of February 10, 2014), Ecuador


Repealed Text 
Year of Version 2014 Dates Adopted: May 8, 1998 Type of Text Main IP Laws Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Trade Names, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Competition, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Plant Variety Protection, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Genetic Resources, Traditional Cultural Expressions, IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Property

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Spanish Ley de Propiedad Intelectual (versión consolidada de 10 de febrero de 2014) PDF HTML
Legislation Supersedes (3 text(s)) Supersedes (3 text(s))
Intellectual Property Law (consolidated version of March 9, 2009)(EC104)
Intellectual Property Law (Consolidation No. 2006-13)(EC031)
Intellectual Property Law(EC103)
Is amended by (6 text(s)) Is amended by (6 text(s))
Comprehensive Organic Criminal Code (as amended up to February 14, 2018) (EC112)
Organic Code of Judicial Function (as amended up to February 5, 2018) (EC119)
Organic General Procedural Code (as amended up to August 21, 2018) (EC114)
Organic Law on Regulation and Control of Market Power (as amended up to December 9, 2016) (EC086)
Organic Law Amending the Comprehensive Organic Criminal Code (EC074)
Executive Decree No. 1322, Decree assigning the IEPI (Intellectual Property) to the SENESCYT (Higher Education) (EC066)
Is implemented by (8 text(s)) Is implemented by (8 text(s))
Organic Statute of Organizational Management by Processes of IEPI (approved by Resolution No. 0111-2015-DE-IEPI, and amended up to December 2, 2016) (EC137)
Resolution No. 001-2016-CD-IEPI on Amendments to Resolution No. 003-2010-CD-IEPI (EC072)
CD-IEPI Resolution No. 003-2015 on Approval of the Rules of Procedure of the Committee on Intellectual Property, Industrial Property and Plant Variety Protection of IEPI (EC095)
CD-IEPI Resolution No. 10-01 on Approval of Regulations on the Qualification and Registration of Experts or Technical Experts in IEPI (EC033)
CD-IEPI Resolution No. 10-02 on Amendments to the Regulation establishing the Procedure for Coercive Action by the IEPI (EC034)
Instructions for Compulsory Licensing of Drug Patents (approved by Resolution No. 10-04 P-IEPI) (EC037)
Regulations on the Law on Intellectual Property (as amended up to April 1, 2009) (EC101)
Regulation on the Establishment of the Procedure for Coercive Action by the IEPI (issued by Resolution No. CD-IEPI 06-184) (EC061)
Is repealed by (1 text(s)) Is repealed by (1 text(s))
Organic Code on the Social Economy of Knowledge, Creativity and Innovation (EC075)

Historical Versions Repeals (2 text(s)) Repeals (2 text(s))
Agreement of the Ministry of Education and Culture No. 2857 of September 16, 1997, on Approval of the Resolution on Fees for the Public Use of Musical and or Literary Works Adapted to Music  (EC147)
Executive Decree No. 2280 on the Ecuadorian Society of Authors and Composers (SAYCE) (EC008)

WIPO Lex No. EC096