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Notice Concerning Section 8 of the Law on the Protection of Trade Marks and Other Signs (published in accordance with the announcement of May 21, 1999, Federal Law Gazette Part I, p. 1095)

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Year of current version:1999
Date of Text (Issued):July 15, 1999
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Trademarks
Notes:
The Notice, which was made by the Federal Ministry of Justice pursuant to Section 8(2)(8) of the Law on the Protection of Trade Marks and Other Signs, provides the exclusion from registration as trademarks of the emblem of 'Ramsar Convention on Wetlands' (Ramsar, Iran, 1971).
This Convention, also known as the Ramsar Convention, is an intergovernmental treaty on environment which establishes a framework for national action and international cooperation for the conservation and wise use of wetlands and their resources.
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Bekanntmachung zu § 8 des Markengesetzes (ergeht im Anschluß an die Bekanntmachung vom 21. Mai 1999, BGBl. I,
S. 1095) Bekanntmachung zu § 8 des Markengesetzes (ergeht im Anschluß an die Bekanntmachung vom 21. Mai 1999, BGBl. I, <br/>S. 1095), Complete document (pdf) [27 KB] Bekanntmachung zu § 8 des Markengesetzes (ergeht im Anschluß an die Bekanntmachung vom 21. Mai 1999, BGBl. I, <br/>S. 1095), Complete document (htm) [5 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:DE086

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