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Trade Names Act (1974:156)

Year of Version:2016
Date of Entry into Force:July 1, 1974
Date of Text (Enacted):March 29, 1974
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Trade Names, Trademarks
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Trade Names Act incorporates all the amendments up to Act (2016:373) and Act (2016:197).

For the amendments introduced by Act (2016:373), which come into force on June 1, 2016, see Section 10 of the consolidated version.
For the amendments introduced by Act (2016:197), which come into force on September 1, 2016, see the following provisions of the consolidated version:
- Sections 15, 16 b, 16 j, 16 k, 16 m, 16 p, 16 r, 18 d, 20 b, 24, 25 and 28 (amended provisions);
-Section 16 q and 29 (repealed provisions).
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:SE128

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