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Act on Civil Procedures No. 99 of December 4, 1963(as amended in 2011)

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Slovakia

Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:April 1964
Date of Text (Enacted):December 4, 1963
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:
The WTO Notification states:
'The Act establishes the basic procedures for civil judicial proceedings and provides for fair and equitable protection of the rights and justifiable interests of parties. Under this Act the civil judicial authorities deal with cases concerning civil law, labour, family and commercial relations. Regional courts as the courts of the first instance have jurisdiction over intellectual property rights (IPR) cases. The Act contains also rules on administrative justice proceedings concerned with review of decisions taken by public and state administrative bodies.'
'[This Act] contains provisions on provisional (preliminary) measures, preventing a violation of IPRs, applicable to civil and administrative procedures.'
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Slovak

Občiansky súdny poriadok
zo 4. decembra 1963 Občiansky súdny poriadok<br/>zo 4. decembra 1963, Complete document (pdf) [182 KB]

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