Trinidad and Tobago
Geographical Indications Act, 1996 (No. 20 of 1996)
|Year of Version:||1996|
|Date of Entry into Force:||December 1, 1997|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||August 6, 1996|
|Type of Text:||Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Geographical Indications|
|Notes:||The WTO notification states:|
'Section 48 of the Copyright Act 1997 provides the owner of copyright or neighbouring rights in any published work or published sound recording with the means to restrict the importation of infringing copies of the work or sound recording.
The Copyright (Customs) Regulations 2000 provide the details of how this section is to be implemented and identifies the forms and fees associated with these administrative procedures.'
|WIPO Lex No.:||TT006|