1995 - The
Lao PDR became a Party to the World Intellectual Property Organisation
is also a Party to :
- The Paris
Convention - acceded 1998.
Bilateral Agreement on Trademarks and Intellectual Property Rights -
multilateral treaty on a common filing system for trade marks and patents.
Preparations are being made to enable the Lao PDR to accede to the Berne
The Lao PDR
is virtually ready to accede to the Patent Co-operation Treaty.