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Patents (Amendment) Act 2006 (Act No. 31 of 2006), Ireland


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Year of Version 2006 Dates Enacted: December 11, 2006 Type of Text Main IP Laws   Subject Matter Patents (Inventions) Subject Matter (secondary) Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), IP Regulatory Body Notes Section 51 of the Patents (Amendment) Act 2006 provides that this Act entered into force on different dates (December 11, 2006; December 13, 2007; May 21, 2009; and October 4, 2010. See https://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/isbc/2006_31.html#commencement).

Available Texts Main text(s) Main text(s) English Patents (Amendment) Act 2006 (Act No. 31 of 2006) PDF HTML WTO Notifications Coversheet WTO Notifications Coversheet English Patents (Amendment) Act 2006 (Act No. 31 of 2006) PDF French Loi de 2006 portant modification de la loi sur les brevets (loi n° 31 de 2006) PDF Spanish Ley de 2006 que modifica la Ley de Patentes (Ley N° 31 de 2006) PDF
Legislation Amends (5 text(s)) Amends (5 text(s))
Copyright and Related Rights Act, 2000  (IE098)
Industrial Designs Act 2001 (IE099)
Trade Marks Act 1996 (IE070)
Patents Act 1992  (IE027)
Limerick City University Act, 1989 (No. 14 of 1989) (IE072)
Is implemented by (4 text(s)) Is implemented by (4 text(s))
Patents (Amendment) Act 2006 (Section 41) (Commencement) Order 2010 (S.I. No. 432/2010) (IE208)
Patent (Amendment) Rules 2009 (S.I. No. 194/2009) (IE115)
Patents (Amendment) Act 2006 (Certain Provisions) (Commencement) Order 2009 (S.I. No. 196/2009) (IE116)
Patents (Amendment) Act 2006 (Certain Provisions) (Commencement ) Order 2007 (S.I. No. 761/2007) (IE121)

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WIPO Lex No. IE114