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Kuwait

LAWS

Kuwaiti Constitution (1962)

 

MAIN IP LAWS

Decree-Law No. 68 of 1980 (Trademarks), as amended by Decree-Law No. 10 of 1987 and Law No. 1 of 2001 (2001)
Law No. 4 of 1962 relating to Patents, Designs and Industrial Models as amended by Law No. 3 of 2001 (2001)
Law No. 64 of 1999 concerning Intellectual Property Rights including Explanatory Memorandum (1999)

 

IP related LAWS

 

Law No. 56 of 1996 promulgating the Industrial Law (1996)
Law No. 11 of 1995 regarding Judicial Arbitration With Respect to Civil and Commercial Matters (1995)
Kuwaiti Trade Law No. 68 of 1980 (1980)
Trademark Law (Articles 61-95 of Trade Law, promulgated by Legislative Decree No. 68 of 1980) (1980)
Decree-Law No. 5 of 1999 concerning Intellectual Property Rights (1999)

 

TREATY MEMBERSHIP

 

Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works (December 2, 2014)
Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property (December 2, 2014)
Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (July 14, 1998)

 

Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Patent & Trade Marks Department
P.O. Box 2944 – Safat, Kuwait 13030, Kuwait
Tel + 965 24 39 98 8
Fax + 965 24 00 54 3