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Patents Act, 1999 (Act 8 of 1999)

Year of Version:2008
Date of Entry into Force:August 25, 2008
Date of Text (Enacted):October 7, 1999
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Transfer of Technology, Utility Models
Notes:Date of entry into force: See Article 73 for further details
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Patents Act, 1999 (Act 8 of 1999) Patents Act, 1999 (Act 8 of 1999), Complete document (pdf) [1671 KB]

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