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Law No. 8 of 1959 on Patents and Industrial Designs and Models

Year of Version:1959
Date of Text (Enacted):March 30, 1959
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks
Notes:Date of entry into force: See Article 55 for further details.

The English version of Law No. 8 of 1959 on Patents and Industrial Designs and Models is reproduced with the permission of Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP) in Libya (http://www.agip.com/Agip_Country_Service.aspx?country_key=100&service_key=P&SubService_Order=4).
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Arabic

القانون رقم 8 لعام 1959 بشأن براءات الاختراع والرسوم والنماذج الصناعية القانون رقم 8 لعام 1959 بشأن براءات الاختراع والرسوم والنماذج الصناعية, Complete document (pdf) [83 KB]

English

Law No. 8 of 1959 on Patents and Industrial Designs and Models Law No. 8 of 1959 on Patents and Industrial Designs and Models, Complete document (pdf) [64 KB] Law No. 8 of 1959 on Patents and Industrial Designs and Models, Complete document (htm) [48 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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