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Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China (as amended up to Decision of October 27, 2001, of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, Revising the Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China; promulgated by Order No. 10 of August 23, 1982 of Standing Committee of the National People's Congress)

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Year of current version:2001
Date of last amendment:October 27, 2001
Date of entry into force of original text:March 1, 1983
Date of Text (Enacted):August 23, 1982
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, IP Regulatory Body, Trademarks
Notes:The notification by China to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Articles 3 and 16 of the Law are related to geographical indications.
Article 57 of the Law provides for the provisional measures before litigation.'
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Chinese

1982年8月23日,中华人民共和国商标法 (全国人大常委会令第10号公布) 1982年8月23日,中华人民共和国商标法 (全国人大常委会令第10号公布), Complete document (pdf) [128 KB] 1982年8月23日,中华人民共和国商标法 (全国人大常委会令第10号公布), Complete document (htm) [65 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

English

Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China (as amended up to Decision of October 27, 2001, of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, Revising the Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China; promulgated by Order No. 10 of August 23, 1982 of Standing Committee of the National People's Congress) Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China (as amended up to Decision of October 27, 2001, of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, Revising the Trademark Law of the People's Republic of China; promulgated by Order No. 10 of August 23, 1982 of Standing Committee of the National People's Congress), Complete document (pdf) [81 KB]

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