Commercial Torts Law, 5759-1999

Year of Version:1999
Date of Entry into Force:October 19, 1999
Date of Text (Enacted):April 19, 1999
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Other, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
This Law contains the statutory provisions for the protection of trade secrets (other than trade secrets as understood in Article 39.3 of the TRIPS Agreement) and unregistered trade marks, as well as provision for certain preliminary remedies, applicable also in intellectual property matters, including pre-trial seizures of infringing items and freezing of assets. Protection for confidential test data of the sort referred to in TRIPS Article 39.3 is protected pursuant to Paragraph 47D of the Pharmacists Ordinance.

Date of entry into force: see Article 29 for further details.
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