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Designs Act (Act No. 15 of March 14, 2003, relating to Design Protection) (consolidated version of 2010)

Year of Version:2010
Date of Text (Enacted):March 14, 2003
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This consolidated version of the Designs Act takes into account amendments up to Act No. 8 of March 26, 2010, which came into force on July 1, 2010.
For the amendments introduced by the said Act No. 8, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
-Chapter 1, Sections 1 and 7;
-Chapter 5, Section 26;
-Chapter 6, Section 39; and
-Chapter 9, Sections 49 to 51.

Date of entry into force: See Section 62 for further detail.
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Designs Act (Act No. 15 of March 14, 2003, relating to Design Protection) (consolidated version of 2010) Designs Act (Act No. 15 of March 14, 2003, relating to Design Protection) (consolidated version of 2010), Complete document (pdf) [174 KB] Designs Act (Act No. 15 of March 14, 2003, relating to Design Protection) (consolidated version of 2010), Complete document (htm) [95 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Norwegian

LOV-2003-03-14-15: Lov om beskyttelse av design (designloven) (konsolidert versjon av 2010) LOV-2003-03-14-15: Lov om beskyttelse av design (designloven) (konsolidert versjon av 2010), Complete document (pdf) [198 KB]

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