Malaysia: Geographical Indications (Amendment) Regulations 2013

July 15, 2013

Malaysia: The Geographical Indications (Amendment) Regulations 2013, which came into force on July 15, 2013, amends the Geographical Indications Regulations 2001.

Among others, the Amendment Regulations introduce new provisions regarding eligibility, registration, removal and renewal of Geographical Indications Agents; as well as renewal of registration and restoration of registration of geographical indications which have been removed from the Register of Geographical Indications.