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Companies Act, 2004



Year of current version:2004
Date of entry into force of original text:December 30, 2004
Date of Text (Enacted):December 19, 2004
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Industrial Property, Patents (Inventions), Trade Names, Trademarks, Traditional Cultural Expressions, Transfer of Technology, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:Chapter 4 of the law provides for the names of the companies. Chapter 3 contains provisions concerning associations for cultural purposes. Schedule 4 contains provisions concerning Copyright, Patents, Trademarks, Trade Secrets and Transfer of Technology.
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