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Merchandise Marks Act 1889

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Year of current version:1889
Date of entry into force of original text:January 1, 1889
Date of Text (Enacted):January 1, 1889
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Trademarks
Notes:
The Merchandise Marks Act contains provisions concerning remedies against trademark infringement:
-Section 7 (goods to which a false trade description is attached)
-Section 9 (trademark offences)
-Section 13 (applying a false trade description to goods)

The Myanmar Merchandise Marks Act is also known as the 'Indian Merchandise Marks Act 1889'. This Act was repealed in India by the Trade and Merchandise Marks Act 1958 , which has been replaced by The Trademarks Act 1999.
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Merchandise Marks Act 1889 Merchandise Marks Act 1889, Complete document (pdf) [485 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:MM006

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