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U.S. Trademarks Law, 15 U.S.C. §§1051 et seq.

Year of current version:1996
Date of last amendment:June 7, 1996
Date of Text (Enacted):July 5, 1946
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, IP Regulatory Body, Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:The notification by the United States to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The referenced laws and regulations define the subject matter eligible for registration in the United States as a trademark, the rights and remedies associated with registered trademarks, the procedures for registration and cancellation of registered trademarks, and other measures that implement referenced Articles'.
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