Egypt

Law No. 82 of 2002 on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights

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Year of Version:
2002
Dates:
Entry into force: June 3, 2002
Adopted: June 2, 2002
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Patents (Inventions), Utility Models, Industrial Designs, Trademarks, Geographical Indications, Trade Names, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Competition, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Plant Variety Protection, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge (TK), IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Property
Notes:
Law No. 82 of 2002 includes four books which cover different areas of intellectual property rights:
- Book One: Patents and Utility Models, Layout -Designs for Integrated Circuits, and Undisclosed Information
- Book Two: Marks, Trade Names,Geographical Indications and Industrial Designs
- Book Three: Copyright and related Rights
- Book Four: Plant Varieties.
Available Texts:
Arabic
القانون رقم 82 لعام 2002 بشأن حماية حقوق الملكية الفكريةpdf
English
Law No. 82 of 2002 on the Protection of Intellectual Property Rightspdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.
EG001