Membership in International Conventions

– Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works, since August 25, 1962.
– Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property, Stockholm Act, since December 21, 1963.
– Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), since April 26, 1970.
– Patent Cooperation Treaty (bound by Chapter II of the PCT), since January 24, 1978.
– Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs, Stockholm Act, since June 30, 1984.
– WTO’s TRIPS Agreement, since January 1, 1995.
– The Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalization for Foreign Public Documents (Apostille), since March 23, 2023.
– Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International Registration, Geneva Act, as of December 5, 2023.