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Patents Act, 2001 (Cap. 314) (as amended by Act No. 2 of 2006)

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Year of current version:2006
Date of entry into force of original text:August 6, 2001
Date of Text (Enacted):July 26, 2001
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks
Notes:The notification of Barbados to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The Act also establishes the term of protection available in accordance with the TRIPS Agreement and the procedure to be followed to facilitate the examination, grant and registration of patent rights in Barbados. The Act repeals the 1981 Act, but saves pending applications and patents registered thereunder.'
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Patents Act, 2001 (Cap. 314) (as amended by Act No. 2 of 2006) Patents Act, 2001 (Cap. 314) (as amended by Act No. 2 of 2006), Complete document (pdf) [88 KB] Patents Act, 2001 (Cap. 314) (as amended by Act No. 2 of 2006), Complete document (htm) [81 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Loi sur les brevets, Chap. 314 Loi sur les brevets, Chap. 314, Complete document (pdf) [371 KB]

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