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The Specific Relief Act 1877 (as last amended up to Act No. 3 of 1954)

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Year of current version:1954
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trademarks
Notes:For provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights, see Section 54 (remedies against trademark infringement).

Section 54 of the Specific Relief Act provides that 'when the defendant invades or threatens to invade the plaintiff’s right to, or enjoyment of, property, the Court may grant a perpetual injunction …'. Furthermore, Section 54 of the Specific Relief Act specifically provides that 'for the purpose of this section, a trade mark is property.'
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The Specific Relief Act 1877 (as last amended up to Act No. 3 of 1954) The Specific Relief Act 1877 (as last amended up to Act No. 3 of 1954), Complete document (pdf) [113 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:MM007

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