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Designs Act 1953 (reprinted as at 19 April 2011)

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Year of current version:2011
Date of entry into force of original text:1955
Date of Text (Enacted):November 26, 1953
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Industrial Designs, Industrial Property, Trademarks
Notes:This Act was last amended on April 19, 2011 by the Designs Amendment Act 2010 (see Section 12(3) for further details).
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:NZ109

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