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Decree amending and supplementing Various Provisions of the Industrial Property Law (published in the Official Gazette of June 1, 2016)

Year of Version:2016
Date of Entry into Force:August 20, 2016
Date of Text (Enacted):June 1, 2016
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:IP Regulatory Body, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks
Notes:
The notification by Mexico to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'[This Decree introduces] an opposition procedure for trademarks.
The Decree makes amendments to Articles 6o, section X, second paragraph; 7 bis, section I; 8o; 119; 120; 123; and 181, third paragraph, of the Industrial Property Law; and addition of a third paragraph to Article 125 thereof.'

The Single Transitional Provision of the Decree states that the Decree comes into force 90 calendar days after its publication in the Official Gazette.
The Decree was published in the Official Gazette on June 1, 2016, and came into force on August 20, 2016.
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Decreto por el que se reforman y adicionan diversas disposiciones de la Ley de la Propiedad Industrial (publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el 1 de junio de 2016) Decreto por el que se reforman y adicionan diversas disposiciones de la Ley de la Propiedad Industrial (publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el 1 de junio de 2016), Complete document (pdf) [75 KB] Decreto por el que se reforman y adicionan diversas disposiciones de la Ley de la Propiedad Industrial (publicado en el Diario Oficial de la Federación el 1 de junio de 2016), Complete document (htm) [8 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MX152

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