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Law on Patents (Official Gazette of Montenegro, No. 42/2015, 2/2017, 146/2021 and 3/2023), Montenegro


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Year of Version 2023 Dates Amended up to: January 18, 2023 Entry into force: August 6, 2015 Published: July 29, 2015 Adopted: July 16, 2015 Type of Text Main IP Laws   Subject Matter Patents (Inventions) Subject Matter (secondary) Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Plant Variety Protection, Genetic Resources, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets) Notes This consolidated version of the Law on Patents (Official Gazette of Montenegro, No. 42/2015) takes into account amendments up to" Law on Amendments to the Law on Patents" which was published in the Official Gazette of Montenegro, No. 03/2023 on January 10, 2023, and entered into force on January 18, 2023.

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) Montenegrin Zakon o patentima (Službeni list CG, 42/2015, 2/2017, 146/2021 i 3/2023) PDF
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