The Specific Relief Act 1877 (as last amended up to Act No. 3 of 1954)
|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.'
|WIPO Lex No.:||MM007|