Legal Texts Relevant to Trademarks

Regional Economic Integration Treaties

TitleEntity
Free Trade Agreement between the EFTA States and MontenegroNorway
Trans-Pacific Strategic Economic Partnership AgreementNew Zealand

WIPO-Administered Treaties

TitleEntity
WIPO ConventionWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Vienna AgreementWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Trademark Law TreatyWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Singapore TreatyWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Paris ConventionWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Nice AgreementWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Nairobi TreatyWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Madrid ProtocolWorld Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
Madrid Agreement (Marks)World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

IP Regional Treaties

TitleEntity
Protocol of 16 December 2014 amending the Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (trademarks and designs), with regard to opposition and the introduction of administrative cancellation and invalidation procedures against trademarksBenelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
Protocol of 21 May 2014 amending the Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (Trademarks and Designs)Benelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
Banjul Protocol (ARIPO)African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO)
Lusaka Agreement (ARIPO)African Regional Industrial Property Organization (ARIPO)
ASEAN Framework Agreement on Intellectual Property CooperationAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
Benelux Convention concerning TrademarksBenelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
Benelux Convention on Intellectual PropertyBenelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
Protocol of 11 December 2017 amending the Benelux Convention on Intellectual Property (trademarks and designs), with regard to the implementation of the directive (EU) 2015/2436Benelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)
General Inter-American Convention for Trade Mark and Commercial ProtectionOrganization of American States (OAS)
Bangui AgreementAfrican Intellectual Property Organization (OAPI)
Agreement on Unified Principles of Regulation in the Spheres of Intellectual Property Rights ProtectionEurasian Economic Community (EURASEC)
Agreement on Measures for the Prevention and Repression of the Use of False Trademarks and Geographical IndicationsCommonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
Protocol of 22 July 2010 amending the Benelux Convention on Intellectual PropertyBenelux Organization for Intellectual Property (BOIP)

IP-related Multilateral Treaties

TitleEntity
Second 1949 Geneva Convention International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Second Protocol of 1949 Geneva ConventionsInternational Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Protocol to the Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific or Cultural MaterialsUnited Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
European Convention on State ImmunityCouncil of Europe (CE)
WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco ControlWorld Health Organization (WHO)
Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement)World Trade Organization (WTO)
First 1949 Geneva ConventionInternational Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
First Protocol of 1949 Geneva ConventionsInternational Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Fourth 1949 Geneva Convention International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Third Protocol of 1949 Geneva ConventionsInternational Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
Convention relating to the Status of Stateless PersonsOffice of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
Convention and Statute on Freedom of TransitUnited Nations (UN)
Convention on the Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesUnited Nations (UN)
Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesUnited Nations (UN)
United Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their PropertyUnited Nations (UN)
Convention on Transit Trade of Land-locked StatesUnited Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)
Helsinki Water ConventionUnited Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
Kiev Protocol to the Aarhus ConventionUnited Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
London Protocol to the Helsinki Water ConventionUnited Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)
Agreement on the Importation of Educational, Scientific and Cultural MaterialsUnited Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)

Regional Economic Integration Treaties

TitleEntity
Economic Cooperation Organisation Trade AgreementEconomic Cooperation Organization Secretariat (ECO)
Andean Subregional Integration Agreement (Cartagena Agreement)Andean Community
Central European Free Trade AgreementCentral European Free Trade Agreement Secretariat (CEFTA)
Agreement establishing the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade AreaAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
ASEAN Trade in Goods AgreementAssociation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
North American Free Trade AgreementNAFTA Secretariat (NAFTA)
Caribbean Community and Common MarketCaribbean Community (CARICOM)
Free Trade Agreement between the Republic of Colombia, the Republic of Venezuela and the United Mexican StatesLatin American Integration Association (ALADI)