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U.S. Trademark Act of 1946, 15 §§ 1051 et seq.

Year of Version:1946
Date of Entry into Force:July 5, 1946
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, IP Regulatory Body, Trade Names, Trademarks
Notes:The Trademark Act, also known as the Lanham (Trademark) Act 1946, is the primary federal trademark statute in the US and is codified in Title 15 of the US Code.
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English

U.S. Trademark Act of 1946, 15 §§ 1051 et seq. U.S. Trademark Act of 1946, 15 §§ 1051 et seq., Complete document (pdf) [614 KB]

French

Loi sur les marques 1946 Loi sur les marques 1946, Complete document (pdf) [643 KB]

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