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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)

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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 WTO notification 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

中华人民共和国商标法 中华人民共和国商标法, Complete document (pdf) [128 KB] 中华人民共和国商标法, Complete document (htm) [65 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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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) 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), Complete document (pdf) [81 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CN026

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