International Patent Cooperation Union (PCT Union)
Union internationale de coopération en matière de brevets
24 Jan 1978, on the entry into force of the T-XT7097 - Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), signed 19 Jun 1970, Washington DC (USA). Treaty amended 1979, and modified 1984. A union administered by B-XB3635 - World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).
Simplify and render more economical - in the interests of the users of the patent system and the offices which have responsibility for administering it - the previously established means of applying for patent protection for inventions where such protection is required in several countries.
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