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

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Year of current version:1996
Date of last amendment:December 14, 1994
Date of entry into force of original text:April 13, 1959
Date of Text (Enacted):January 1, 1996
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs
Notes:-This consolidated version of the Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959) incorporates all amendments made in the Act since its adoption up to 1994 (Act No. 116 of 1994).

-Date of entry into force: see 'Supplementary Provisions' for further details.
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English

Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959, as amended by Act No. 116 of 1994) Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959, as amended by Act No. 116 of 1994), Complete document (pdf) [166 KB] Designs Act (Act No. 125 of April 13, 1959, as amended by Act No. 116 of 1994), Complete document (htm) [126 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

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

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WIPO Lex No.:JP003

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