Notifications under TRIPS Art. 4(d) - View details of the document

Following the discussions in the TRIPS Council regarding the scope of notifications under Article 4(d) of the TRIPS Agreement, the Kingdom of Denmark has undertaken a careful examination of the Danish notifications made pursuant to this Article. This examination has led Denmark to conclude that a number of the international agreements previously notified under Article 4(d) may be withdrawn. The agreements to be withdrawn are the following: a)Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization (including any subsequent amendments). b)Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks (including any subsequent amendments). c)Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks (including any subsequent amendments). d)Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs (including any subsequent amendments). e)Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) (including any subsequent amendments). f)Strasbourg Agreement Concerning the International Patent Classification (including any subsequent amendments). g)Budapest Treaty on the International Recognition of the Deposit of Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure (including any subsequent amendments). It is understood that the withdrawal of these agreements is not in any way or form intended to change the legal regime pertaining to intellectual property rights regarding the Kingdom of Denmark.