National Patent Legislation valid on September 1, 2012.

  • Law no. 64 of October 11 1991 (*republished*) concerning the patents of invention*), published on the Official Gazette of Romania  no.. 541 of August  8 , 2007
  • HG no. 547 for the approval of the implementing regulations of the Law no. 64/ 1991 concerning the patents of invention published on the Official Gazette of Romania  no 456/June 18 , 2008
  • Government Ordinance no. 41/1998*) (*republished*) concerning fees in the industrial property protection field and the conditions of using the same published in the Official Gazette of Romania  no. 959 /November 29 , 2006.
  • Rectification to the annex 1 of the Ordinance no. 41/1998 concerning fees in the industrial property protection field and the conditions of using the same.

•   Rectification to the republished form of the Law no. 64/1991 concerning the patents of invention printed on the Official Gazette of Romania  Part 1, no. 541 of August  8, 2007 published on the Official Gazette of Romania  no.. 638 of September   18 , 2007

  • Convention concerning the grant of European patents adopted in Munchen on October 5, 1973, as well as the Act revising thereof adopted in Munchen on November 29, 2000 to which Romania has adhered by the Law  no. 611/ 2002 published in  Official Gazette of Romania  no…844/November 22,.2002
  • Budapest Treaty on the International. Recognition of the Deposit of
    Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure, signed at Budapest on April
    28, 1977 and modified on September 26, 1980 to which Romania has adhered by the Law no. 75/ 1999 published in  Official Gazette of Romania  no 115/March 16, 2000.

Multilateral agreements and treaties in the patents of invention field to which Romania is a part  which has been ratified up to September 1, 2012.

   •  Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property on the form revised at  Stockholm la 14 iulie 1967, ratified by Romania by Decree  nr.1777 of December  28, 1968 – Off.  Gaz. of Romania no.1/January 6,.1969

  • Strasbourg Agreement concerning the international patent classification  of March 26, 1971, as modified on September 28 , 1979 to which  România has adhered  by Law no. 3/1998 – Off.  Gaz. of Romania no..10/January 14, 1998
  • Convention instituting The World Intelectual Property Organization  signed on Stockholm, July 14, 1967, ratified by Romania by Decree  nr.1175 of December  28, 1968 – Off.  Gaz. of Romania no.1/January 6,.1969
  • Patent Cooperation Treaty adopted in the diplomatic conference in  Washington on June 19, 1970, ratified by Romania by Decree  nr.81/ March 2, 1979  Off.  Gaz. of Romania no..22/March 8,1979

    •   Budapest Treaty on the International. Recognition of the Deposit of
Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure, signed at Budapest on April
28, 1977 and modified on September 26, 1980 to which Romania has adhered by the Law no. 75/ 1999 published in  Official Gazette of Romania  no 115/March 16, 2000.

  • Implementing Regulations of Budapest Treaty on the International. Recognition of the Deposit of
    Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure

•   Convention concerning the grant of European patents adopted in Munchen on October 5, 1973, and the Act revising thereof adopted in Munchen on November 29, 2000 to which Romania has adhered by the Law  no. 611/ 2002 published in  Official Gazette of Romania  no…844/November 22,.2002

  • European Agreement instituting an association between Romania on one side and The European Communities and their member states on the other side signed on Brussels on February 1, 1993, ratified by Romania by the Law no.  20/1993 – Off. Gaz..nr.73/April 12., 1993

•  Marrakech Agreement concerning instituting The World Trade Organization – Annex 1C – Agreement concerning the aspects of trade related intelectual property rights concluded in Marrakech on April 15, 1994, ratified by Romania by the Law no.  133/1994 – Off. Gaz..nr.360/December 27, 1994