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Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 116 of 1994)

Year of Version:1995
Date of Text (Enacted):April 13, 1959
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions)
Notes:This consolidated version of the Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959) incorporates all the amendments made to the Act up to Act No. 116 of 1994, whose most provisions came into force on July 1, 1995 and remaining provsions on January 1, 1996, as specified in the 'Supplementary Provisions' of the Act.

This version does not yet include the amendments made by the provisions of the amending Act, which came into force on January 1, 1996.
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Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 116 of 1994) Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 116 of 1994), Complete document (pdf) [125 KB] Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959, as amended up to Act No. 116 of 1994), Complete document (htm) [132 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi sur les dessins et modèles (loi n° 125 du 13 avril 1959, modifiée jusqu'à la loi n° 116 de 1994) Loi sur les dessins et modèles (loi n° 125 du 13 avril 1959, modifiée jusqu'à la loi n° 116 de 1994), Complete document (pdf) [192 KB]

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