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Trademark Act (Act No. 71 of November 28, 1949, as amended up to Act No. 11113 of December 2, 2011)

Date of entry into force of original text:November 28, 1949
Date of Text (Enacted):November 28, 1949
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Trademark Act incorporates all the amendments from 1990 up to 2011.
For the latest amendments of Act No. 11113 of December 2, 2011, see:
- Articles 2, 3-2, 3-3, 5, 5-2 to 29, 7(1), 7(5), 9(2) to (5), 9-2(1)
- Articles 12(10), 13, 15, 17-2, 19(1), 20(1), 23(1), 33
- Articles 49(2) & (3), 51(1), 52 (1), 54(10) & (11), 55, 56, 58
- Articles 64-2(1), 65(2)&(3), 67-2(2), 71(1), 73(1), (5) & (6), 76(2), 77, 77-2 to 29, 79(2)&(3)
- Articles 81(2), 82, 82-2, 82-3, 83, 84-2, 85-2 to 7, 86, 86-4(3), 86-16(2) & (3), 86-17(3), 88(1), 92, 92-2 to 9, and 96-2
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