Industrial Property Code (approved by Decree-Law No. 110/2018 of December 10, 2018)

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Year of Version:
Entry into force: July 1, 2019
Adopted: December 10, 2018
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, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Industrial Property
The Industrial Property Code entered into force on July 1, 2019, except for Articles 313 to 315 under Chapter II relating to the protection of trade secrets, which entered into force on January 1, 2019 (see Article 16 under Chapter IV on Final Provisions of Decree-Law No. 110/2018 approving the Industrial Property Code, which is found before this Code).
Available Texts:
Código da Propiedade Industrial (aprovado pelo Decreto-Lei n.º 110/2018 de 10 de dezembro de 2018)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
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