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Industrial Property Act 1994 (Act No. 19 of 1994)

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Year of current version:1994
Date of Text (Enacted):November 9, 1994
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Industrial Designs, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets), Utility Models
Notes:The notification by Tonga to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The amendments will ensure compliance with WTO commitments and TRIPS and TRIPS-plus provisions including compulsory licensing, parallel importing and data exclusivity.'
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English

Industrial Property Act 1994 (Act No. 19 of 1994) Industrial Property Act 1994 (Act No. 19 of 1994), Complete document (pdf) [133 KB]

Tongan

Ko E Lao Ki He Ngaahi Koloa 'A E Ngaahi Ngaue'Anga Ko E Lao Ki He Ngaahi Koloa 'A E Ngaahi Ngaue'Anga, Complete document (pdf) [823 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:TO001

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