Below is a list of legal texts concerning patent law:
Please note that an English translation is provided where available. Where a translation is not available, only the German version is listed below. In this instance, you can also also access the French and Italian versions by clicking through to the German version.
- Patent Cooperation Treaty
- Patent Law Treaty of 1 June 2000
- Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property as amended in Stockholm
- Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement) Annex 1c
- Strasbourg Agreement Concerning the International Patent Classification
- Budapest Treaty on the Recognition of the Deposit of Micro-organisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure
21.11.2018 | Partners and initiatives
BioInnovation Day in Geneva – the IPI awards prizes for inventions
Revised guidelines for the substantive examination of national patent applications effective 1 January 2019
Info event on using strategic patent analyses on 11.4.2018 in Zurich
14.02.2018 | Event
Stakeholder Discussions on: Innovation, availability and affordability of medical products. Can we achieve it all?
27.09.2017 | Event
Séminaire IPI / LES: «développements récents en droit des marques», jeudi le 9 novembre 2017 au Novotel Genève