TURKEY’S NEW IP LAW

 

New Industrial Property Law of Turkey entered into force on January 10, 2017.  This Law comprises regulations of:

 

-          Patents

 

-          Utility Models

 

-          Trademarks

 

-          Designs

 

-          Geographical Signs / Traditional specialities

 

The English translation of the Law is not yet published therefore please contact us for further details.

 


OTHER Effective laws and regulations in TURKEY:

 

PATENTS:

 

Patent Decree Law: (Former Law) (This Decree Law is valid for the applications filed before January 10, 2017).

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr

 

Patent Regulation: (Former Regulation) (This Regulation is valid for the applications filed before January 10, 2017).

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr


 TRADEMARKS:

 

Trademark Decree Law: 

(This Decree Law is valid for the applications filed before January 10, 2017).

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr

 

Trademark Regulation:

(This Regulation is valid for the applications filed before January 10, 2017).

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr

 

Trademark Examination Guideline of Turkish Patent and Trademark Office:

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr

 

DESIGNS:

 

Industrial Design Decree Law: 

(This Decree Law is valid for the applications filed before January 10, 2017).

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr

 

Industrial Design Regulation:

This Regulation is valid for the applications filed before January 10, 2017).

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr


GEOGRAPHICAL SIGNS:

 

Geographical Signs Decree Law:

(This Decree Law is valid for the applications filed before January 10, 2017).

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr

 

Geographical Signs Regulation:

(This Regulation is valid for the applications filed before January 10, 2017).

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr


INTEGRATED CIRCUIT TOPOGRAPHY Protection Act:

 

http://www.turkpatent.gov.tr


BREEDERS' RIGHTS FOR PLANT VARIETIES:

 

New Law on Protection of Breeders’ Rights for Plant Varieties No: 5042:

 

http://www.wipo.int/wipolex/en/details.jsp?id=10900


INTELLECTUAL AND ARTISTIC WORKS:

 

Law of Intellectual and Artistic Works No: 5846: 

 

http://www.wipo.int/wipolex/en/text.jsp?file_id=129904

Regulations