Denmark

Secret Patents Act (Act No. 18 of January 27, 1960)

Year of Version:
1960
Dates:
Adopted: January 27, 1960
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Patents (Inventions), Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
The notification by Denmark to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Act contains basic provisions on secret patents (patents for war material). Thus included are provisions on application and examination, patent holders' rights to dispose of the patent.'
Available Texts:
French
Loi sur les brevets d'invention secrets (loi n° 18 du 27 janvier 1960)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.
DK079