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Business Names Act 1963

Year of current version:1963
Date of entry into force of original text:1963
Date of Text (Enacted):1963
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trade Names
Notes:
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The purpose of this Act is to provide for the registration of business names and for matters incidental thereto and connected therewith.

Section 3. "Certain business names to be registered" (see page 6)
Section 7. "Register of business names" (see page 7)
Section 8. "Registration of business names" (see page 8)
Section 10. "Restriction on registration of business names" (see page 11)
Section 11. "Power to cancel registration of business names" (see page 11)
Section 13. "Notification of changes in registered business names, etc"
Section 21. "Use and exhibition of business name" (see page 13)
Available Texts: 
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WIPO Lex No.:PG022

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