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Saudi Arabia

Commercial Agencies Law (promulgated by Royal Decree No. M/11 of 20/2/1962 (22 July 1962))

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Saudi Arabia

Year of current version:1962
Date of entry into force of original text:October 23, 1962
Date of Text (Enacted):July 22, 1962
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trade Names, Trademarks
Notes:This law provides that the commercial agent should be a Saudi citizen and should be registered in the Commercial Register of the Ministry of Trade and Industry. The law indicates that the data of the register includes the name of the merchant or the company, the type of goods or the company entrusted (Article 3).
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نظام الوكالات التجارية (الصادر بالمرسوم الملكي رقم م/11 المؤرخ 20/2/1382هـ الموافق 22 يوليو 1962 ) نظام الوكالات التجارية  (الصادر بالمرسوم الملكي رقم م/11 المؤرخ 20/2/1382هـ الموافق 22 يوليو 1962 ), Complete document (pdf) [49 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:SA044

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