China

Regulations of January 31, 2007, on Administering Commercial Franchises (promulgated by the Order No. 485 of the State Council of People's Republic of China)

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Year of Version:
2007
Dates:
Entry into force: May 1, 2007
Adopted: January 31, 2007
Type of Text:
Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:
Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Other
Notes:
The regulation provided that enterprises who hold patents, trademarks could grant other enterprises to use them in the same business model by contract with royalties.
Available Texts:
English
Regulations of January 31, 2007, on Administering Commercial Franchises (promulgated by the Order No. 485 of the State Council of People's Republic of China)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Chinese
2007年1月31日, 商业特许经营管理条例 (中华人民共和国国务院令第485号公布)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
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