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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Commercial Code: Decree Law No. 14 379 of 25 February 1977

Year of current version:1978
Date of entry into force of original text:January 1, 1978
Date of Text (Enacted):February 25, 1977
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Competition, Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, Other, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:The Commercial Code regulates the secondary legal relations of commercial activity. The Code explicitly treats cases of unfair competition, industrial property, trade names, trademarks, patents, and copyright

Book I, Chapter V (Unfair Competition); Book II, Chapter III (Industrial Property), Chapter IV (Trade Names), Chapter V (Marks), Chapter VI (Patents) and Chapter VII (Copyright)
Available Texts: 
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Código de Comercio; Decreto Ley Nº 14379 de 25 de febrero de 1977; Código de Comercio; Decreto Ley Nº 14379 de 25 de febrero de 1977;, Complete document (pdf) [887 KB] Código de Comercio; Decreto Ley Nº 14379 de 25 de febrero de 1977;, Complete document (htm) [932 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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