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U.S. Trademarks Law, 15 U.S.C. §§1051 et seq. (Consolidated Trademark Law as of June 1996)

Date of entry into force of original text: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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U.S. Trademarks Law, 15 U.S.C. §§1051 et seq. (Consolidated Trademark Law as of June 1996) U.S. Trademarks Law, 15 U.S.C. §§1051 et seq. (Consolidated Trademark Law as of June 1996), Complete document (pdf) [226 KB] U.S. Trademarks Law, 15 U.S.C. §§1051 et seq. (Consolidated Trademark Law as of June 1996), Complete document (htm) [167 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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