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Flag and Heraldic Code of the Philippines (Republic Act No. 8491)

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Year of current version:1998
Date of Text (Enacted):February 12, 1998
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Trademarks, Traditional Cultural Expressions
Notes:For provisions relating to trademarks, see Section 34 (c(6)), 34 (f, g & i) on the prohibition of use of the Philippines flag as a trademark for industrial, commercial or agricultural labels or designs.

Date of entry into force: See Section 55 for further details.
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WIPO Lex No.:PH063

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