Law on Designs (as amended up to January 1, 2016)

Year of Version:2016
Date of Text (Enacted):October 28, 2004
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Designs, Trade Names, Trademarks
This consolidated text of the Law on Designs takes into account amendments up to the Law of November 19, 2015, which came into force on January 1, 2016.

For the amendments introduced by the Law of November 19, 2015, see the following provisions of the consolidated text:
-Chapter I, Section 3;
-Chapter IV, Sections 15 to 17; Sections 19, 20, 22, 23; and Sections 25 to 25;
-Chapter V, Sections 36, 37 and 39;
-Chapter VI, Sections 41 to 43;
-Chapter VII, Section 48. 1; and
-Chapter VIII, Section 51.
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WIPO Lex No.:LV069