Malta’s Legal Framework Relating to Intellectual Property (IP)

Registering your Intellectual Property (IP) is neccessary to protect your ideas, inventions and creations. However, it gives peace of mind to know that registering your IP in Malta is protected not only within Malta, but also within Europe and Internationally. Find below the legal framework currently in force.

Furthermore, if you need assistance with registering your trademark, patent, copyright or trade secrets, contact us today for a disucssion on how we can help you.

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1969 – Malta ratified the Universal Copyright Convention
1977 – Malta joined the World Intellectual Property Organisation
1994 – Malta became a founder member of the World Trade Organisation, binding Malta by the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights

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Copyright Legislation

Trademark Legislation

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IP Tax Benefits
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