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Law No. 6 of 2006 on Industrial Designs and Models

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Year of current version:2006
Date of entry into force of original text:August 27, 2010
Date of Text (Enacted):April 29, 2006
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs
Notes:
The notification by Bahrain to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The law defined industrial design as every arrangement of lines and colors, or every form of anthropomorphic colors or without colors, and be an industrial design may be registered if it was characterized by novelty and usable in industry or craft work and that lends a striking feature of the industrial product or a craftsman and not have been disclosed to the public. The law specifies the registration of industrial designs and periods of protection and litigation procedures in the event of a dispute, or contrary to the provisions of this law and the enforcement of rights conferred by the registration of industrial drawing.'
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Arabic

قانون رقم (6) لعام 2006 بشأن الرسوم والنماذج الصناعية قانون رقم (6) لعام 2006 بشأن الرسوم والنماذج الصناعية, Complete document (pdf) [156 KB]

English

Law No. 6 of 2006 on Industrial Designs and Models Law No. 6 of 2006 on Industrial Designs and Models, Complete document (pdf) [45 KB] Law No. 6 of 2006 on Industrial Designs and Models, Complete document (htm) [61 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:BH024

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