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Law No. 1/13 of July 28, 2009 on Industrial Property in Burundi

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Year of current version:2009
Date of entry into force of original text:July 28, 2009
Date of Text (Enacted):July 28, 2009
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Layout Designs of Integrated Circuits, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Traditional Knowledge (TK), Utility Models
Notes:'Article 1: The present Law has for object the organization and the protection of the Industrial Property.
It specifically regulates the rights to patents, certificates of utility models, industrial designs, layout designs of integrated circuits, traditional knowledges and handcrafts distinctive.'
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English

Law No. 1/13 of July 28, 2009 on Industrial Property in Burundi Law No. 1/13 of July 28, 2009 on Industrial Property in Burundi, Complete document (pdf) [694 KB]

French

Loi n° 1/13 du 28 juillet 2009 relative à la propriété industrielle au Burundi Loi n° 1/13 du 28 juillet 2009 relative à la propriété industrielle au Burundi, Complete document (pdf) [2484 KB] Loi n° 1/13 du 28 juillet 2009 relative à la propriété industrielle au Burundi, Complete document (htm) [926 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

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