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Law No. 25.314 of September 7, 2000, transposing into National Law Decision No. 1/98 of the Common Market Council of MERCOSUR on the Regulation of the Use of the Name, Acronym, Emblem and Logo of MERCOSUR

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Year of current version:2000
Date of entry into force of original text:October 19, 2000
Date of Text (Enacted):September 7, 2000
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trademarks
Notes:
This Law was enacted pursuant to Article 11 of the Decision No. 1/98 of the Common Market Council of MERCOSUR (contained in Annex I), approved by Decree No. 753/2000 of August 30, 2000.

MERCOSUR, the Southern Common Market, is an economic and political agreement among Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela and Bolivia (currently in the process of becoming a full member since December 7, 2012) to promote the free movement of goods, services and people among member states.

Article 2 of the Civil Code stipulates: “Laws shall not be binding until after their publication, and as of the stated day. If no day is stated, they shall be binding eight days following their official publication.”
This Law was published in the Official Gazette on October 11, 2000 (B.O. 11/10/00), with no specific date of entry into force; based on Article 2 of the Civil Code it entered into force eight days after its publication.
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Ley Nº 25.314 de 7 de septiembre de 2000 que incorpora al Ordenamiento Jurídico Nacional la Decisión Nº 1/98 del Consejo del Mercado Común de MERCOSUR sobre el Reglamento de Uso del Nombre, Sigla y Emblema/logotipo del MERCOSUR Ley Nº 25.314 de 7 de septiembre de 2000 que incorpora al Ordenamiento Jurídico Nacional la Decisión Nº 1/98 del Consejo del Mercado Común de MERCOSUR sobre el Reglamento de Uso del Nombre, Sigla y Emblema/logotipo del MERCOSUR, Complete document (pdf) [21 KB] Ley Nº 25.314 de 7 de septiembre de 2000 que incorpora al Ordenamiento Jurídico Nacional la Decisión Nº 1/98 del Consejo del Mercado Común de MERCOSUR sobre el Reglamento de Uso del Nombre, Sigla y Emblema/logotipo del MERCOSUR, Complete document (htm) [20 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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