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Law No. 7836 of October 22, 1998, on Approval of the Patent Cooperation Treaty and the Regulation of the PCT, Costa Rica


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Year of Version 1998 Dates Entry into force: November 30, 1998 Promulgated: October 22, 1998 Type of Text IP-related Laws Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), Utility Models Notes Costa Rica acceded to the Patent Cooperation Treaty on May 3, 1999. The Treaty entered into force in the country on August 3, 1999 (https://www.wipo.int/treaties/en/notifications/pct/treaty_pct_133.html).

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