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Law No. 1 of 2004 on Patents And Utility Models

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Year of current version:2004
Date of Text (Enacted):January 24, 2004
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Patents (Inventions), Utility Models
Notes:The notification by Bahrain to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The law defined patents, utility models and procedures of the patent application and granting and convey ownership and protection of the period between the license to exploit the patent and compulsory licensing and enforcement of rights arising from patent invalidity.'
Available Texts: 
Arabic

قانون رقم (1) لعام 2004 بشأن براءات الاختراع ونماذج المنفعة قانون رقم (1) لعام 2004 بشأن براءات الاختراع ونماذج المنفعة, Complete document (pdf) [137 KB]

English

Law No. 1 of 2004 on Patents And Utility Models Law No. 1 of 2004 on Patents And Utility Models, Complete document (pdf) [38 KB] Law No. 1 of 2004 on Patents And Utility Models, Complete document (htm) [92 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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WIPO Lex No.:BH028

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