Capital: Bishkek

Government: Unitary parliamentary republic

Area: 199,951 km2

Population6 mln people

GDP (PPP): $24 billion

Doing Business 2020 ranking: 80

Currency: Som (KGS)

Time zoneUTC+6

Copyright Law of Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan has signed: The legislation of Kyrgyzstan in the sphere of copyright and related rights:
  • Convention Establishing the World Intellectual Property Organization;
  • WIPO Copyright Treaty;
  • WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty;
  • Convention for the Protection of Producers of Phonograms Against Unauthorized Duplication of Their Phonograms;
  • Rome Convention for the Protection of Performers, Producers of Phonograms and Broadcasting Organizations;
  • Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works;
  • Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Otherwise Print Disabled;
  • Agreement on Cooperation in the Field of the Protection of Copyright and Neighboring Rights;
  • Agreement on Cooperation in the Area of Legal Protection of Intellectual Property and on Establishment of Interstate Council on Legal Protection of Intellectual Property
  • Constitution of the Kyrgyz Republic;
  • Civil Code of the Kyrgyz Republic;
  • Civil Procedure Code of the Kyrgyz Republic;
  • Code on Administrative Liability of the Kyrgyz Republic;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Copyright and Related Rights;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On the Protection of Traditional Knowledge;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Legal Protection of Software and Databases;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Commercial Secrets;
  • Decision of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic On Approval of the Regulation on Fees for Registration of Copyright and Related Rights and Topographies of Integrated Circuits;
  • Regulation on Distribution of Royalties for Use of Copyright and Related Rights, etc.

Industrial property Law of Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan has signed: The legislation of Kyrgyzstan in the sphere of industrial property:
  • Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property;
  • Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT);
  • Patent Law Treaty (PLT);
  • Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs;
  • Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks;
  • Trademark Law Treaty;
  • Strasbourg Agreement Concerning the International Patent Classification;
  • Locarno Agreement Establishing an International Classification for Industrial Designs;
  • Budapest Treaty on the International Recognition of the Deposit of Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure;
  • Nice Agreement Concerning the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks;
  • Nairobi Treaty on the Protection of the Olympic Symbol;
  • Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks;
  • Eurasian Patent Convention;
  • Agreement on Mutual Preservation of Inter-State Secrets in the Area of Legal Protection of Inventions;
  • Agreement on Cooperation in the Repression of Offenses in the Field of Intellectual Property.
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Patents;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Trademarks, Service Marks and Appellations of Origin of Goods;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Legal Protection of Integrated Circuits Topologies;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Secret Inventions;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Employee’s Inventions, Utility Models and Industrial Designs;
  • Law of the Kyrgyz Republic On Customs Regulations;
  • Regulation on the Filing and Examination of Oppositions and Appeals to the Appeal Council of the State Service of Intellectual Property and Innovation;
  • Regulation on Drafting, Filing and Examination of Applications for Patents for Selection Achievements;
  • Regulation on the Customs Control Procedures of Goods Containing Intellectual Property Rights;
  • Rules for the Extension of Patent Term for Pharmaceutical Inventions;
  • Rules on Drafting, Filing and Examination of Applications for the Grant of Patents for Inventions;
  • Rules on Drafting, Filing and Examination of Applications for the Grant of Patents for Utility Models, etc.

State bodies of Intellectual property system in the Kyrgyz Republic

Intellectual Property Office of Kyrgyzstan (Kyrgyzpatent)  Moskovskaya str. 62, Bishkek 720021, Kyrgyz Republic

Telephone number: +996 (312) 68 08 19

E-mail: info@patent.kg

Website: patent.kg