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Legal Texts Relevant to Trademarks

Botswana

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
April 24, 2010Industrial Property Act, Act No. 8 of 2010

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
2001Value Added Tax Act, 2001
1970Customs and Excise Duty Act, 1970
1964Penal Code

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextTitle
July 27, 2012Industrial Property Regulations, 2012
2010First Schedule Relating to Industrial Property Rights Application Forms & Second Schedule Relating to Fees

IP Legal Literature

Date of TextTitle
July 2005National Competition Policy for Botswana

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