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Patents Act (Chapter 239) (Revised Edition 1978)

Year of Version:1978
Date of Text (Enacted):January 25, 1879
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions)
Notes:
The notification by Fiji to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'[This law] governs the registration of patents (inventions).'

This consolidated version of the Patents Act (Chapter 239) takes into account amendments up to Order No. 26 of 1972(see Sections 6 and 7 of the consolidated version introduced by the said Order).
The consolidated version was revised in 1978 and included in the Revised Edition 1978 of the Laws of Fiji.

The Patents Act (Revised Edition 1978) is reproduced with the permission of the Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute from the URLs http://www.paclii.org/cgi-bin/sinodisp/fj/legis/consol_act/pa109/pa109.html?stem=&synonyms=&query=Patent%20Act.
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