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Industrial Property Act (Cap. 95:03)

Year of Version:2007
Date of Entry into Force:April 2, 2007
Date of Text (Enacted):1989
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Competition, Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Transfer of Technology, Utility Models
Notes:The Industrial Property Act, 1989 (Act No. 12 of 1989) was adopted in 1989, published for the first time in the Legislative Revue Office (L.R.O.1/1990) in 1990, and republished in 1995 as Cap 95:03 (Chapter 95.03).
It came into force only on April 2, 2007 and repealed 'The Registration of United Kingdom Patents Act 1925', 'The United Kingdom Designs (Protection) Act' 1936 and 'The Trade Marks Act 1916'.
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Industrial Property Act (Cap. 95:03) Industrial Property Act (Cap. 95:03), Complete document (pdf) [3975 KB]

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