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Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Commercial Code (promulgated by Decree Law No. 14 379 of February 25, 1977)

Year of Version:1978
Date of Entry into Force: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 (sancionado por el Decreto Ley Nº 14379 de 25 de febrero de 1977) Código de Comercio (sancionado por el Decreto Ley Nº 14379 de 25 de febrero de 1977), Complete document (pdf) [887 KB] Código de Comercio (sancionado por el Decreto Ley Nº 14379 de 25 de febrero de 1977), Complete document (htm) [996 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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