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Industrial Property Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 110/2018 of December 10, 2018, and amended by Decree-Law No. 9/2021 of January 29, 2021), Portugal


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Year of Version 2019 Dates Amended up to: July 28, 2021 Entry into force: July 1, 2019 Published: December 10, 2018 Promulgated: December 7, 2018 Type of Text Main IP Laws   Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Trade Names, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets) Subject Matter (secondary) Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Plant Variety Protection, Genetic Resources

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Portuguese Código da Propiedade Industrial (aprovado pelo Decreto-Lei n.º 110/2018 de 10 de dezembro de 2018 e alterado pelo Decreto-Lei n.º 9/2021 de 29 de janeiro de 2021) PDF
Related Legislation Implements (2 text(s)) Implements (2 text(s))
Directive (EU) 2016/943 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2016 on the protection of undisclosed know-how and business information (trade secrets) against their unlawful acquisition, use and disclosure (EU218)
Directive (EU) No. 2015/2436 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2015 to approximate the laws of the Member States relating to trade marks (Text with EEA relevance) (EU213)
Supersedes (1 text(s)) Supersedes (1 text(s))
Industrial Property Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 110/2018 of December 10, 2018)(PT179)
Is amended by (1 text(s)) Is amended by (1 text(s))
Decree-Law No. 9/2021 of January 29, 2021 (PT195)
Is implemented by (1 text(s)) Is implemented by (1 text(s))
Order No. 6142/2019 of 4 July, 2019, Laying Down Rules on the Formal Requirements for Applications and Documents for the Investigation of Applications for the Grant of Industrial Property Rights (PT199)

Related Treaties
Historical Versions Repeals (6 text(s)) Repeals (6 text(s))
Industrial Property Code (as amended up to Law No. 46/2011 of June 24, 2011) (PT169)
Law No. 46/2011 of June 24, 2011, on the Creation of the Intellectual Property Court (PT166)
Decree-Law No. 143/2008 of July 25, 2008 (PT048)
Law No. 16/2008 of April 1, 2008  (PT052)
Decree-Law No. 318/2007 of September 26, 2007 (Acquisition of Trademark) (PT046)
Decree-Law No. 360/2007 of November 2, 2007 (Customs Action) (PT047)

WTO Document Reference

WIPO Lex No. PT194