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Industrial Property Act, 1965 (CH.324) (as amended up to Act No. 24 of 1994)

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Year of current version:1994
Date of entry into force of original text:December 17, 1970
Date of Text (Enacted):December 21, 1965
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trademarks
Notes:The long title of the Act states the purpose of the Act as: 'An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to patents for inventions and trade marks, to provide for the protection of industrial designs, and to penalise the application of false trade descriptions to goods.' This version of the Act incorporates amendments that have been made up to 1994.
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Industrial Property Act, 1965 (CH.324) (as amended up to Act No. 24 of 1994) Industrial Property Act, 1965 (CH.324) (as amended up to Act No. 24 of 1994), Complete document (pdf) [599 KB] Industrial Property Act, 1965 (CH.324) (as amended up to Act No. 24 of 1994), Complete document (htm) [142 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
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