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Law No. 8449 of 27 January, 1999 on Customs Code of the Republic of Albania

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Year of current version:1999
Date of Text (Enacted):January 27, 1999
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks
Notes:
Law No. 8449 dated 27.01.1999 is also referred as "Customs Code of the Republic of Albania"

The WTO notification states:
"In the Article 82.4 of this Code, it is stated that the customs authorities, upon request of the holder of a trademark or patent of production or other neighbouring rights specified in the Implementing Provisions of this Code, may prohibit their release in free circulation, the exportation, the re-exportation and their placing under the suspensive procedure of the goods that are recognised to be counterfeited or pirated goods, according to the procedure provided for in the Implementing Provisions of this Code."
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Albanian

Ligj Nr.8449, date 27.01.1999 Kodi diganor i Republikes se shqiperise Ligj Nr.8449, date 27.01.1999 Kodi diganor i Republikes se shqiperise, Complete document (pdf) [243 KB] Ligj Nr.8449, date 27.01.1999 Kodi diganor i Republikes se shqiperise, Complete document (htm) [681 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:AL036

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