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Law No. 2019-486 of May 22, 2019, on the Growth and Transformation of Companies (as amended up to Ordinance No. 2020-460 of April 22, 2020), France


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Year of Version 2020 Dates Adopted: May 22, 2019 Type of Text IP-related Laws Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Plant Variety Protection, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other, Industrial Property Notes This version of Law No. 2019-486 of May 22, 2019, on the Growth and Transformation of Companies takes into account amendments up to 'Ordinance No. 2020-460 of April 22, 2020, Laying down Various Measures for Combating with the Covid-19 Epidemic'.
Article 21 of the said Ordinance No. 2020-460 amended paragraph II of Article 14 of this consolidated version of Law No. 2019-486 where the words 'one year' was replaced with the words 'two year'.
This amendment which does not relate to intellectual property matter entered into force on April 24, 2020.

This version of Law No. 2019-486 does not reproduce the detailed content of all provisions, except for some provisions and its Article 14 (as amended on April 24, 2020).
For the full content of other provisions including certain IP-related provisions, please see the original version of the said Law.

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Decree No. 2020-15 of January 8, 2020, on Filing a Provisional Application for a Patent and on Converting a Utility Certificate Application to a Patent Application (FR610)

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