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Registering semiconductor products

This information is provided by

Netherlands Enterprise Agency

If you have made a semiconductor product, you can protect its topography by registering it with the Netherlands Patent Office. Semiconductors are products which perform an electronic functions, such as:

  • chips
  • microprocessors

Application rules

You must submit an application within two years of first operating your semiconductor productExternal link. Drawings must be provided in duplicate in photographic form or as a diagram, so that the topography can be identified. The submission of the application will be published in the Hoofdblad publication of Netherlands Patent Office.

This information is provided by

Netherlands Enterprise Agency