Geographical indications

Geographical indications

Hungarian laws and regulations
Community laws and regulations
Treaties and Conventions

Hungarian laws and regulations

Act XI of 1997 on the Protection of Trade Marks and Geographical Indications

Decree No. 16/2004. (IV. 27.) IM on the detailed formal requirements of trademark applications and applications for the protection of geographical indications (Hungarian only)

Government Decree No. 178/2009. (IX. 3.) on the procedure for the Community protection of designations of origin and geographical indications of wine products as well as the inspection of these products (Hungarian only)

Government Decree No. 158/2009. (VII. 30.) on the procedure for the protection of geographical indications of agricultural products, foodstuffs and spirit drinks as well as the inspection of these products (Hungarian only)

Decree No. 19/2005 (IV. 12.) GKM on the Fees for Administrative Services in Industrial Property Procedures before the Hungarian Patent Office

Decision No. 77/2008. (VI. 13.) of the Parliament on the Protection of Hungaricums (Hungarian only)

Enforcement of decision on intellectual property rights infringement – Act LIII of 1994 on Judicial Execution [184/A. §] (Hungarian only)

Community laws and regulations

Regulation (EU) No 1151/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 November 2012 on quality schemes for agricultural products and foodstuffs

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1898/2006 of 14 December 2006 laying down detailed rules of implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 510/2006 on the protection of geographical indications and designations of origin for agricultural products and foodstuffs

Regulation (EC) No 110/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 15 January 2008 on the definition, description, presentation, labelling and the protection of geographical indications of spirit drinks and repealing Council Regulation (EEC) No 1576/89

Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 December 2013 establishing a common organisation of the markets in agricultural products and repealing Council Regulations (EEC) No 922/72, (EEC) No 234/79, (EC) No 1037/2001 and (EC) No 1234/2007

Council Regulation (EC) No 491/2009 of 25 May 2009 amending Regulation (EC) No 1234/2007 establishing a common organisation of agricultural markets and on specific provisions for certain agricultural products (Single CMO Regulation) 

Commission Regulation (EC) No 114/2009 of 6 February 2009 laying down transitional measures for the application of Council Regulation (EC) No 479/2008 as regards the references to wines with a protected designation of origin and a protected geographical indication 

Commission regulation (EC) No 607/2009 of 14 July 2009 laying down certain detailed rules for the implementation of Council Regulation (EC) No 479/2008 as regards protected designations of origin and geographical indications, traditional terms, labelling and presentation of certain wine sector products
 

Directive 2004/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2004 on the enforcement of intellectual property rights 

Treaties and Conventions

Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property
(Promulgated by the Law Decree No. 18/1970 - Hungarian only)

Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International Registration
(Promulgated by the Law Decree No. 1/1982 - Hungarian only)

Regulation under the Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and their International Registration
(Promulgated by the Decree No. 5/2005. (III. 11.) IM - Hungarian only)

Agreement between the People's Republic of Hungary and the Swiss Confederation on the Protection of Indications of Source, Appellations of Origin and Other Geographical Names
(Promulgated by the Law Decree No. 27/1981 - Hungarian only)

Agreement between the Governments of the People's Republic of Hungary and the Republic of Portugal on the Protection of Indications of Source, Appellations of Origin and Other Geographical Names
(Promulgated by the Decree 49/1986. (XI. 12.) MT - Hungarian only)

 

Last modified: 04 November 2015