Details of Treaty No.016
|Title||European Convention relating to the Formalities required for Patent Applications|
|Opening of the treaty||Paris, 11/12/1953 - Treaty open for signature by the member States and for accession by non-member States, members of the International Union for the Protection of Industrial Property|
|Entry into Force||01/06/1955 - 4 Ratifications.|
The aim of the Convention is to simplify and unify, as far as it is possible, the formalities required by the various national legislations for patent applications.
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