Philippines

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

Year of Version:1998
Date of Text (Enacted):February 12, 1998
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Other, Trademarks
Notes:Section 34(c)(6) of the Flag and Heraldic Code of the Philippines prohibits the use of the flag as trademarks or 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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