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Law of Turkmenistan of May 19, 1992, on Foreign Investments

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Year of current version:1993
Date of last amendment:October 8, 1993
Date of Text (Enacted):May 19, 1992
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Industrial Property, Other, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:This Law establishes the legal framework for investment activities in the territory of Turkmenistan.
Article 1 provides the forms of foreign investments, which includes, inter alia, intellectual property such as copyrights, inventions, trademarks, firm names, industrial samples and know-how. Article 25 provides protection of the intellectual property rights of foreign investors.
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