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The Consolidate Act on Employees' Inventions (Consolidate Act. No. 104 of January 24, 2012)

Year of Version:
2012
Dates:
Entry into force: January 1, 1968
Adopted: April 29, 1955
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:
Patents (Inventions), Utility Models, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body
Notes:
The Consolidate Act on Employees' Inventions (Consolidate Act. No. 104 of January 24, 2012) takes into account amendments up to the 'Act on Amendments to the Patents Act and Other Acts (Act No. 1370 of December 28, 2011)', which entered into force on February 1, 2012.\n\rSection 8 of the amending Act No. 1370 of December 28, 2011 amended paragraph 2 of section 12 where the words 'of up to four months' were added after the words 'imprisonment'.
Available Texts:
Danish
Bekendtgørelse af lov om arbejdstageres opfindelser (LBK nr 104 af 24/01/2012) pdf html (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
English
The Consolidate Act on Employees' Inventions (Consolidate Act. No. 104 of January 24, 2012) pdf html (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.
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