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Trade Marks (Amendment) Act 1996 (Act No. 25 of 1996)

Year of current version:1996
Date of entry into force of original text:August 16, 1996
Date of Text (Enacted):July 19, 1996
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Industrial Property, Trademarks
Notes:WTO Notification states:
"This Act introduces the protection of well known Marks; the duration of a trade mark is for a period of ten (10) years. Under the previous legislation, registration was fourteen (14) years and introduces a new section to deal with the unauthorized use of a trademark in relation to goods."
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