Business Names Act

Year of Version:2006
Date of Entry into Force:July 2, 1990
Date of Text (Enacted):June 26, 1990
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trade Names
Notes:-The Business Names Act provides for the registration and use of business names for the matters connected therewith.

-This Law is contained in the Laws of the Republic of Vanuatu - Consolidated Edition 2006. The Part 4 ("Transitional Provisions") has expired and was omitted.

-Date of entry into force: 2 July 1990 (Parts 1, 2, 4, 5), 1 January 1991 (Part 3)
Available Texts: 

Business Names Act Business Names Act, Complete document (pdf) [79 KB] Business Names Act, Complete document (htm) [62 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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WIPO Lex No.:VU012