LAO PEOPLE’S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
Peace Independence Democracy Unity Prosperity
PRIME MINISTER No. O1 / PM
ON PATENT, PETTY PATENT AND INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS
Based on the law on the promotion and management of foreign investment in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic dated March 14, 1994;
Based on the law on civil procedure date November 29, 1990;
Based on the law on the promotion of domestic investment, dated October 14, 1995;
On the proposal of the Science, Technology and Environment Agency, No. 339/STEA dated March 02, 2000.
The Prime Minister decrees:
Article 1. This Decree is promulgated to provide protection to patents, petty patents and industrial designs in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic; to encourage invention, technology transfer, scientific and technological research and development; to stimulate and promote internal and external commerce and investment, and to combat the infringement of industrial property rights and illegal business practices.
Article 2. The government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic manages and protects patents, petty patents and industrial designs on the basis laws and regulations.
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