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Circular No. 26 of 2008 on the Economic Courts

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Year of current version:2008
Date of Text (Issued):October 20, 2008
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, Other
Notes:
The Circular No. 26 of 2008 on the Economic Courts, issued by the Public Prosecutor on October 20, 2008, implements Law No. 120 of 2008 Establishing the Economic Courts. It aims to expedite the review process of the cases on economic matters including those involving intellectual property.
Article 2(9) states that the Economic Courts have the jurisdiction to decide over the infringements provided for in Law No. 82 of 2002 Pertaining to the Protection of Intellectual Property Rights.
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الكتاب الدوري رقم 26 لسنة 2008 بشأن المحاكم الاقتصادية الكتاب الدوري رقم 26 لسنة 2008 بشأن المحاكم الاقتصادية, Complete document (pdf) [130 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:EG055

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