Manual for the Handling of Applications for Patents, Designs and Trademarks Throughout the World. Edited by Arnold & Siedsma. Wolters Kluwer. 13 Volumes. Looseleaf format. Current through Supplement No. 185, August 2018. Spine title reads: Manual Industrial Property. Ex-private law library, moderate shelf wear, shelf location labels at foot of spines, small bar code labels on front covers, else very good. Publisher's Price USD 3,644. Special $595. * The most comprehensive, authoritative reference for the international industrial property practice. It consists of 8 volumes. Its exhaustive contents include: Separate chapters, in alphabetical order, for nearly 200 countries and several regional industrial property protection systems. The full text of the most important convention, treatises, and agreements (including the Paris Convention, the Patent Cooperation Treaty, and the Madrid Agreement). A section on the European Patent System, describing the European Patent Convention and its implementing regulations. Provides information on - Patents: Kinds of Patents available; Duration of protection; Who may apply; What may be patented; Novelty requirements; Filing, examination and granting procedure; Requirements for filing application; Priority; Annuities and other fees; Working requirements; Compulsory licenses; Rights of prior use; Restoration; Infringement; Assignment; Licenses; and Marking. Provides information on - Trademarks: Duration of protection; Legal effect; Who may apply; What can be registered as a mark; What is excluded from registration; Filing, examination and registration procedure; Requirements for registration; Requirements for renewal; Assignment; Licenses; Infringement; Fees; Service marks; Collective marks; Certification marks; Marking; Use requirements; Protection of well-known marks; Cancellation; Invalidation and Classification. Provides information on - Designs: What can be protected; Duration and renewal; Who may apply; Novelty requirements; Procedure; Requirements for filing application; Annuities (if any).
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