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Trade Marks Act No. 6, 1996

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Year of current version:1996
Date of entry into force of original text:July 1996
Date of Text (Enacted):March 16, 1996
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Trademarks
Notes:
An Act to make new provisions for registered trade marks, implementing council directive N. 89/1004 EEC of 21st December, 1988, to approximate the laws of the Member States relating to Trade Marks; to make provision in connection with council regulation (EC) No. 40/94 of 20 December 1993, on the community trade mark; to give effect to the Madrid protocol relating to the international registration of marks of 27th June 1989, and to certain provisions of the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property of 20th march, 1883, as revised and amended; to permit the registration of trade marks in relation to services and for connected purposes. 16th March, 1996

This text refers to 'First Council Directive of December 21, 1988, to Approximate the Laws of the Member States Relating to Trade Marks (89/104/EEC)' available in the database as: 'Marks, First Council Directive, 21/12/1988, No. 89/104' (EU_014)This text refers to 'Council Regulation (EC) No. 40/94 of 20 December 1993 on the Community trade mark' available in the database as: 'Marks (Community Trade Mark), Council Regulation, 20/12/1993, No. 40/94' (EU_017).
Available Texts: 
English

Trade Marks Act No. 6, 1996 Trade Marks Act No. 6, 1996, Complete document (pdf) [349 KB] Trade Marks Act No. 6, 1996, Complete document (htm) [247 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi n° 6 de 1996 sur les marques de fabrique ou de commerce Loi n° 6 de 1996 sur les marques de fabrique ou de commerce, Complete document (pdf) [828 KB]

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