Council Decision 94/824/EC of 22 December 1994 on the extension of the legal protection of topographies of semiconductor products to persons from a Member of the World Trade Organisation

This Decision determines that EU Member States shall extend the right to legal protection for topographies of semiconductor products provided for under Directive 87/54/EEC to natural persons who are nationals of, or are domiciled in the territory of, a Member of the WTO Agreement, as well as legal entities which or natural persons who have a real and effective establishment for the creation of topographies or the production of integrated circuits in the territory of a Member of the WTO Agreement.

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Document type: EU IP Law
Categories: Integrated circuit and layout designs
Making body: Council of the European Union
Law Type: Decision
Effective Start Date: 01 Jan 1996
Access available: Freely available
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