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The Register of Patent Agents and the Register of Trade Mark Agents (Amendment) Rules 1999

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Year of current version:1999
Date of entry into force of original text:April 16, 1999
Date of Text (Issued):March 25, 1999
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks
Notes:
The Register of Patent Agents and the Register of Trade Mark Agents (Amendment) Rules 1999 ('the Rules 1999'); issued pursuant to section 275 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, section 123 of the Patents Act 1977, and sections 78 and 83 of the Trade Marks Act 1994; make amendments to rule 8 (qualifying examinations) of the Register of Patent Agents Rules 1990, and rule 2 (interpretation) of the Register of Trade Mark Agents Rules 1990.
Rule 2 of the Rules 1999 states that the 'Chartered Institute of Patent Agents' as keeper of the register referred to in rule 8 of the Register of Patent Agents Rules 1990 has changed its name to the “Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys”.
Rule 3 of the Rules 1999 stipulates that the 'Institute of Trade Mark Agents' as keeper of the register referred to in rule 2 of the the Register of Trade Mark Agents Rules 1990 has changed its name to the “Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys”.

The text of the Register of Patent Agents and the Register of Trade Mark Agents (Amendment) Rules 1999 is subject to Crown copyright protection (@Crown copyright 1999).
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WIPO Lex No.:GB188

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