Penal Code of Bhutan, 2004

Year of Version:2004
Date of Entry into Force:August 11, 2004
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:For provisions concerning the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights, see:

- Chapter 21 on Forgery and Related Offences (Counterfeiting);
- Chapter 22 on Defamation and Related Offences (False Advertising);
- Chapter 24 on Offences against Cultural and National Heritage;
- Chapter 30 on Offences against Privacy; and
- Chapter 33 on Offences Related to Protected Species, Controlled & Other Harmful Substances (Genetic Interference)
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WIPO Lex No.:BT019