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Trademark Law Revision Act of 1988, Title I & Satellite Home Viewer Act of 1988, Title II (Public Law 100-667, 102 Stat. 3935)

Year of current version:1988
Date of Text (Enacted):November 16, 1988
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trademarks
Notes:
Trademark Law Act of 1946, 15 U.S.C. §§ 1051 et seq and Copyright Act of 1976, 17. U.S.C. §§ 101 et seq were both amended in 1988 by the Trademark Law Revision Act of 1988, Title I & Satellite Home Viewer Act of 1988, Title II (Public Law 100-667, 102 Stat.3935). Both Trademark Law Revision Act and Satellite Home Viewer Act are consolidated in one document.

However, both Acts entered into force at different times. The amendments on the Trademark Law Revision Act took effect one year after the date of its enactment (See section 136), whereas the amendments on the Satellite Home Viewer Act took effect on January 1, 1989 except section 202. Section 202 of the Satellite Home Viewer Act took effect on the date of its enactment (See section 206).
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