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Law No. 92-597 of 1 July, 1992, on the Intellectual Property Code (Legislative Part)

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Year of current version:1992
Date of entry into force of original text:July 4, 1992
Date of Text (Enacted):July 1, 1992
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Domain Names, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Genetic Resources, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Trade Names, Trademarks, Transfer of Technology, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:This law establishes the IP Code, which covers all forms of intellectual property. It repeals the previous IP laws relating to industrial property, as well as artistic and literary property (see Article 5 of the Law).
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Loi n°92-597 du 1 juillet 1992 relative au code de la propriété intellectuelle (partie législative) Loi n°92-597 du 1 juillet 1992 relative au code de la propriété intellectuelle (partie législative), Complete document (pdf) [270 KB]

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