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Protection of Geographical Indications Act B.E. 2546 (2003)

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Year of current version:2003
Date of entry into force of original text:April 28, 2004
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications
Notes:Thailand is one of the pioneers of GIs protection (so-called ‘‘sui generis’’ protection) in Asia with several GIs already registered nationally and a number of applications for registration.
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Protection of Geographical Indications Act B.E. 2546 (2003) Protection of Geographical Indications Act B.E. 2546 (2003), Complete document (pdf) [42 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:TH023

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